Sketching People

Life Drawing Basics

Learn how to capture a world constantly in motion with fluid, fast, and expressive sketches.

In Sketching People, author Jeff Mellem shows you step by step how to render fleeting gestures, capture expressions quickly, and give your drawing a life of its own with body language and more. Along the way, Mellem helps you develop a more spontaneous approach to your work.

This comprehensive course on drawing from life is based on classic principles. It teaches you essential techniques for drawing figures, clothing, and expressions, so you can build successfully from simple to more complex topics. The lessons are so fundamental that every artist is sure to find something useful.

Author — Jeff Mellem.

Paperback. 128 pages. 8¼" × 10¾" (21 cm × 27 cm).

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