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Big Guide to Drawing the Body by Majnouna Big Guide to Drawing the Body by Majnouna
This is the revised and final version of this tutorial, though some details are not included I'm including them exclusively in the book :)

Hands have their own tutorial here:
And feet here:
All my tutorials are listed here: [link]

Get all of my human anatomy tutorials in one convenient book or e-book!

Some advice to use this tutorial:

Use the above guide as a supplement to gesture drawing. Reading and memorizing all this won't help you as much as sketching from life; this guide simply provides the understanding that will make your sketching a learning experience rather than a random process. So, carry a sketchbook around and gesture-draw people around you, especially people in motion. This way you are forced to use fast gesture drawing and not go obsessive over the details, and that is how you can achieve a solid grounding in grasping form and movement before moving on to worrying about surface additions such as clothing and expression. Think of the human body as an assortment of volumes, not as lines put together. This will change your life, trust me.

See also this article: [link]

Now about the tutorial itself. It is large, so if you find it intimidating do start with my much smaller guide right here: [link]

Bibliography:
Drawing the Head and Figure, Jack Hamm
Le dessin anatomique facile, Burne Hogarth
Experience and (believe it or not) martial arts
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LizzyPON Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2014
I am formally asking you the permission to marry this guide.
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MissUnashamed Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
AWESOME tutorial! Immensely helpful, I'll definitely reference this in the future! :D
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Meg-07 Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
One day I'll be brave enough to try drawing a head that's actually attached to a body, and when that day come, I will definitely be making use of this. Thank you so much for creating this!
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2014  Professional General Artist
You're welcome!
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KoJewKi Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you, I'll be using this in the future
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RevelingRexan Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2014
Thanks for all this crazy detail! I'm already up a couple hours past when I usually go to bed, so I just want to leave a quick thank you for making all these tutorials. :)
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Bluepisces97 Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2014  Professional General Artist
Brilliant tutorial, helped me so much!
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emjidi Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome reference, thanks for sharing! :+fav:
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014  Professional General Artist
Welcome!
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emjidi Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome reference, thanks for sharing! :+fav:
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