Figure drawings with overlaid diagrams, as exercises for understanding the three-dimensionality and interconnectedness of the human body.
Pen and ink, overlaid in Photoshop, each 9 x 12".
Muscles and Bones of the Arm
Muscles and Bones of the Hands
Muscles of the Lower Torso
Muscles and Bones of the Knee
Muscles and Bones of the Lower Legs and Feet
Final drawing on the theme of "The Human Ideal": I chose to portray a figure that is naked, not nude, to respond to the tradition of ideal figures liberated by nudity.
Ink, approx. 38 x 50"