Sunday, August 12, 2012

Thea’s Anatomy/Figure Drawing Masterpost


This masterpost contains some of the best books to learn from whether it’s surgical anatomy, life drawing, or figure drawing in general. These books are great ways to improve drawing skills, in my experience. I hope others appreciate them as much as I do.

I’ll update if need be. Have fun and enjoy c:

Medical Anatomy

Gray’s Anatomy - Henry Gray (pdf)
Color Atlas of Anatomy - Rohen Yokochi (pdf)
Anatomy Coloring Book - Kaplan (pdf)

Artistic Anatomy

Atlas of Human Anatomy for Artists - Stephen Rogers Peck (pdf)
Constructive Anatomy - George Bridgman
Human Anatomy for Art Students - Dover (pdf)
Drawing and Anatomy - Victor Perard (pdf)

Figure Drawing

The Practice and Science of Drawing - Harold Speed (zip)
Figure Drawing for All Its Worth - Andrew Loomis (pdf)
Drawing the Head and Hands - Andrew Loomis (pdf)
Mastering Drawing the Human Figure From Life… - Jack Faragasso (rar)
Drawing the Living Figure - Joseph Sheppard (pdf)
Bridgman’s Complete Guide to Drawing from Life - George Bridgman (pdf)

For whoever wants to download 4.18 GB of anatomy/figure drawing books (torrent)

Wednesday, June 20, 2012


Picture This: How Pictures Work by Molly Bang — a simple way to understand composition

more composition help!

Tuesday, May 15, 2012


Tutorials done by Stanislav Prokopenko who is an instructor at Watts Atelier.

Right click + New Tab to see the images in their original size. There are 10 images, sorry I had to chop them up because Tumblr has a image size limit and starts resizing.

(Source: eyecaging)