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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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nandovicentini Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Great tutorial!
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thanks!
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crazygoomy Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014
This is very helpful! One of the best I've found.
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014  Professional General Artist
Great!
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JammyJones Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2014
So useful. Thank you for a great quick-reference tutorial.
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Professional General Artist
Welcome!
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SunPulse Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2014
everything we need to know in one shot, you're terrific! Thanks a million! 
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014  Professional General Artist
Welcome :)
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primavistax Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
tnx4fantastic tutorials!^^
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Majnouna Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2014  Professional General Artist
Welcome!
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