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

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Clothes

There is no excess here in the wasteland. Every scrap is treasured and used, and clothes are worn until they fall apart. Learning how to draw fabric that’s torn and frayed will help set the scene.

COMING APART AT THE SEAMS

Garments are joined together with seams. As clothes start to wear out, the seams are usually the first areas to go.

Use a curve placed against the seam to show where the fabric will start separating. Then add frayed edges to the torn thread and uneven fabric to the bottom part of the curve. At the corners, where the rip is still attached to the seam, the thread will be visibly stretched out and attempting to hold the ...

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