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How do animators, illustrators and video game designers draw characters so well?
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Gather materials!
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This is what a gesture drawing looks like: a diagram of a body in motion
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Step 1: Start with an egg shape for the head
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Step 2: Draw a line for the shoulders
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Step 3: Draw a line for the hips
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Step 4: Draw a line where you think his spine would be
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Step 5: Draw circles to show where joints are in the body
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Step 6: Draw ovals connecting the joints to show the muscles
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Voila! A gesture drawing!
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Let’s try with a different pose!
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Speed round!
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Voila! Another gesture drawing!
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One last quick example!
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Three gesture drawings; three bodies in different poses
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Thanks for learning with me again this week!
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