Loomis mannikins with muscles continued

Loomis mannikin with simple muscles, 8.7.15

Loomis mannikin with simple muscles, 8.6.15

Another quick post today with more Loomis studies, pretty much the same as yesterday.  This one above is a partially muscled mannikin skeleton, just showing how the muscle is laid on. Continue reading

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A couple bad mannikins & some gesture drawings

Andrew Loomis Mannikin, 4.14.15

Andrew Loomis Mannikin, 4.14.15

Hoo boy, I chose a couple difficult positions for my mannikin drawings last night.  I only did two – I had so little time, so it generally seems like on those kinds of nights, focusing on these &/or gestures is a good idea.  Anyways, it was a bit rough.  Some obscured limbs, not really seeing the shapes of the figure properly, etc.

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Monday mannikins

Andrew Loomis Mannikins, 4.13.15

Andrew Loomis Mannikins, 4.13.15

It’s been a little while since I’ve done any Loomis mannikins, so that’s what I did last night.  This one on top was the first one, & kind of tricky with the legs, especially.  Mostly because of a partially obscured leg – well, it’s obscured when there’s flesh & muscle on it, but the rest of the leg is partially visible when it’s basically just a skeleton, right?  Anyway, it was a bit difficult, so I just sort of fudged it.

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