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Anatomy books

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 2:10 PM


I'm frequently asked how I  learned to draw and  the answer is very simple - a large part of my knowledge is self taught from books. That's why I thought it would be a good idea to share some titles I owned or came across and used them through the years. Hopefully someone will find this list useful :3


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Books that are awesome:

"Anatomy for the Artist" by Sarah Simblet

"The Artist's Guide to Animal Anatomy" by Bammes Gottfried

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Books that are good:
" Drawing the Head and Hands" by Andrew Loomis


"Figure Drawing for all it's Worth" also by Andrew Loomis

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Books that are ok but from the time perspective I do not recommend them:
"How to Draw Heads and Portraits" by Jose M. Parramon

"Human Figure" by Jose M. Parramon


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Books that are pure unrefined shit and should be burned on sight:
Anything from Christopher Hart


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:iconkatrina20lin10:
Katrina20Lin10 Featured By Owner May 17, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
He has a dA too...
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:iconvaiya:
vaiya Featured By Owner May 17, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:C
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:iconkatrina20lin10:
Katrina20Lin10 Featured By Owner May 17, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
I know...[link]
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:iconvaiya:
vaiya Featured By Owner May 17, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Why would you link me this? :I
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:iconkatrina20lin10:
Katrina20Lin10 Featured By Owner May 17, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
A collection of chris hart's fail...Do you know any that made you laugh?
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:iconvaiya:
vaiya Featured By Owner May 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Lol. When you put it that way...
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:iconpsitt:
Psitt Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2012  Student Digital Artist
>Didn't know who Christopher Hart was
>Googled
>never unsee


[link]

and that animu face

holy jesus HOW IS HE PUBLISHED
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:iconlimo777spirit:
Limo777Spirit Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2012  Student
R.I.P art D: DX
btw its alright, I didnt want to sleep tonight anyway D:
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HurricaneLeslie1 Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2012
Very helpful! Thank you!
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EldingaGunman Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2012
I had to google Christopher Hart before I realized that maybe the anime face wasn't supposed to be abstract :stare:
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