Tuesday Tips SUPER WEEK - Hands This is the first post about hands. Other posts about hands in the future will cover “hands in relationship to the body”, “different characters, different hands”, “expressive hands” and “hands touching things”.
By grizandnorm: Tuesday Tips - Clothing as always, simple is best. Clothing and fabric can be wonderful to explore in an illustration or detailed sketch, but it tends to get tiresome to overdo it in storyboarding.
Tuesday Tips – Asymmetry in facial expressions. A lot of times, asymmetry will bring energy and movement to a pose or composition. More specifically, I feel like breaking the symmetry of a character’s expression is key to bring interest to it.
Gesture Drawing Tips by Normand Lemay. Back in 2012 I did the Schoolism Gesture Drawing course with Louis Gonzales. It is funny to look at these ’Tuesday Tips’ together, because literally all of these.
grizandnorm: “ Tuesday Tips SUPER WEEK - Push it! Clarity is probably the most important thing to think about at all time when boarding. Pushing your poses to an undeniable level of clarity will improve the clarity of the storytelling in general.
grizandnorm: “ Tuesday Tips SUPER WEEK - More Acting Less Anatomy I’ve received a few message asking me how to draw simple generic characters (male, female) for story boarding, and what to do when there’s no character design.
Jay Martin Chair, 1998 This folding camp chair is a structural invention hearkening to campaign furniture and tent architecture. It explores the physical, psychological and ecological parameters of comfort. Made in limited editions of black locust with hemp canvas and stainless steel fasteners, it folds to fit into a 6” D x 42” L canvas sleeve.