The first day was intense, I met a bunch of new folks and was thrown right into doing one minute gesture work.
Today we were thrown right into it with about fifty one minute poses. It was intense but it was a great way to free myself up to start to look at the way I was constructing the figure. The general idea is to direction of action of the figure.
- No contour
- No detail
- Major directions
- Relationships and angles
- Light to dark, control the medium
- In a complex foreshortening figure or lying figure use enveloping.
The following a one minute gesture that I was happy with: