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Torso from the famous sculptor Polykleitos

Torso from the famous sculptor Polykleitos

Drawing by Johann Krammer

This drawing shows the “Torso” from the famous sculptor Polykleitos (5th century BCE).

First, I watched Anatomy Master Class video lessons; then I watched videos once again. Every time I discovered some new details and information.

Here’s the drawing I did in the museum, trying to keep in mind the information I learned about human body in contrapposto…

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Anatomy drawing skills in doctor’s practice

Anatomy drawing skills in doctor’s practice

Drawings and feedback from Dr. Valérie Julie Brousseau

Here are two anatomical studies in red pencil for which my aim was to review relative anatomy and work on drawing skills and rendering shades. These are my two first experiments with red. I liked it but found it challenging: it does not forgive – just like surgery!

I based myself on an anatomy book which I knew well. But it is not the same to draw as to look: the relationships of structures become more obvious with drawing as one needs to think of exactly where everything fits on to bone etc. I shall send you more as I go along… I am hoping to try silver point soon: am just getting the material together, it is not easy… Thanks for the videos, they are great.

I have already subscribed to your Drawing Academy Course and have really enjoyed it. Which is why I could not resist trying the Anatomy one. I always dreamt of doing oils one day, as I work on my skills with your help, this day may be closer than I thought! …

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First try :-)

First try :-)

Artwork by Johann Krammer, Anatomy Master Class student

Dear Vladimir,

I followed your recommendations.

I like the video course very much. Well done! …

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