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Action in fashions

Spontaneous drawing is very important in fashion illustration. More and more fashion artists are presenting fashion figures as real people. The idea that fashion figures should look like show types or mannikins is being discarded. After you have roughly sketched your figure for proportions, using o continuous, spontaneous, sweeping line to exaggerate movement, you will find the movement of the figure is increased as you put in the accent lines to give detail to the garment. This will occur after you have first established your model in a pose with good movement — the movement increases with drawing.

Figure Drawing Lessons Movement

Like the drawings above, this one has an element of human interest in it. Note how ore accented with more weight to emphasize certain details.


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