Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide

with Patricia Watwood

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Capture the human form with realistic and expressive energy in this FREE class! Renowned artist Patricia Watwood leads you through the simple steps to create a striking figure study. Read More…

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Class Rating

(63 reviews)

rated 5 stars

Learnt From This Lesson

I am impressed. I have learnt a lot in a little time.

rated 5 stars

great intro

Even in the first lesson, you get a great sense of the magic of drawing a dimensional form on a flat surface. Can't wait for the rest of this class!

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Easy To Follow

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Really great! Easy to understand! Great for any level artist!

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Shadows and Shades

It taught the basics of drawing a circle with depth. How you shade it and add light and another example to take light away.
Thank you.


For Free You Get:

  • 7 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Close-up instruction with renowned artist Patricia Watwood
  • Downloadable class materials that include supplies, resources and step-by-step images of figure drawings
  • Answers and critiques from your classmates in our virtual classroom
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