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Byzantine Iconography Series 6: Drawing Seated Figures

Drawing Seated, Reclining and Kneeling Figures
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 2h 32m
Language: English
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Table of contents


In this Series we will be studying Seated, Reclining and Kneeling Figures
In Section 1 we will start of with the Frontal seated or enthroned figure.
In Section 2 will with learn the basics of Vertical or Relational Perspective and how it is used to draw the 3/4 figure.
In Section 3 we will study the reclining figure of the Theotokos from the Nativity icon.
In Section 4 we learn how to draw the burial of Christ as he is depicted on the Epitaphion
Finally in Series 5 we will study a figure in a kneeling pose.
Required Materials: Pencil, paper and eraser.

You will learn

✓ Students will learn to draw the Enthoned Frontal seated figure
✓ 3/4 Seated Figure (Introduction to vertical or relative perspective)
✓ Reclining Figure
✓ Burial of Christ
✓ Kneeling Figure


• Students should have completed Series 1 Drawing the Face
• Series 3 Garment Basics
• Series 4: Drawing the Full Figure (P1)
• Series 5: Drawing the 3/4 Figure

This course is for

• Intermediate Students who have completed the first 5 series of drawing tutorials
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 2h 32m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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