Project One – Sketchbook – drapery studies

For project 1 I wanted to understand more about folds and how to draw them besides a cloth thrown over a chair. For this I used one of my studio shirts and placed it over an easel, clamped to it, and thrown over a rectangular box on a chair

Stefan513593 - project 1 - additional sketchbook studies #1-2

Stefan513593 – project 1 – additional sketchbook studies #1-2

Stefan513593 - project 1 - additional sketchbook studies #3-4

Stefan513593 – project 1 – additional sketchbook studies #3-4

Stefan513593 - project 1 - additional sketchbook studies #5-6

Stefan513593 – project 1 – additional sketchbook studies #5-6

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Stefan513593 – project 1 – additional sketchbook studies #7-8


I found a good book about the drawing the clothed figure with lots of instructional information about folds

  • Massen, Michael (2011) ‘The Artist’s Guite to Drawing the Clothed Figure‘. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications

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