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Sci-Fi Fashion Art School by Ashly Raiti, Irene Flores

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Bodies

The best tool for drawing people is a good understanding of how the body works. This section should give you a start, but you can supplement your knowledge with anatomy books, observing from life or movies, and taking figure drawing classes. For more tips on how to draw the human form, check out my books Shojo Fashion Manga Art School and Shojo Fashion Manga Art School: Boys.

MALE-FEMALE COMPARISON

In general, men have wider shoulders and narrower hips. Women have shorter torsos, wider hips and shoulders that slope downward. These aren’t set-in-stone rules, though. Think of them as general guidelines, because bodies come in all shapes and ...

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