PART III:Dynamic Poses

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Introduction to Movement & Balance

Drawings are made more realistic when figures are shown in action. Begin by using simple sketch lines to lay out the dominant action of the figure.

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Use an imaginary centerline that seems to hold or balance the figure in its position. Otherwise, the figure may look as though it’s going to fall over. The best way to achieve balance is to place approximately the same amount of weight on either ...

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