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Analyze and understand the human figure
As students continue to develop a basic skill set throughout this course, a special emphasis will be placed on the understanding and application of those basics to the human figure. This course will emphasize a process based approach focusing on the analysis of form, construction, and perspective. This course will offer an in depth study of the figure and the surface anatomy while always maintaining a grounding in the artistic and principles of design. Please note that each instructor teaches with a different outline; please click "request syllabus" to view the outlines for each instructor. *DISCLAIMER*: This class requires students to be at least age 18 to participate. If you are under age, you must provide parental written consent to take our courses. You may send us this request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Analytical Figure Drawing WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
The more you know, the better.
Igniting your imagination
Lectures by Rey Bustos
Rey Bustos teaches anatomy through ecorche' and life drawing at his Alma Mater The Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art,California State University at Los Angeles and at Disney Feature Animation. He also has a private teaching business "Go For Baroque" where he teaches art to kids(of all ages) at their home. In his spare time he prepares for his classes and has a sandwich.
Lectures by Christian Nacorda
Christian Nacorda is a concept artist, sculptor, and instructor starting teaching in 2005 Art Institute Orange County, He currently teaches at Art Institute Inland Empire and Norco College. Previously held a position of a sculptor at Atomic Monkey working on various titles such as Simpsons, Family Guy, Uncharted, Halo, Bioshock, Chicken Little, and Meet the Robinsons.
Lectures by Ron Lemen
Ron Lemen is a concept artist and art director for the games industry. He currently is a full time freelance artist and has worked with numerous clients such as Blizzard, Lucasarts, Transworld Media, Activision, Upper Deck, Dragon Lance, White Wolf, Time Warner, Wizards of the Coast, Image Comics, Birdhouse Projects, Ride Snowboards, Disney, and more.
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Feb 11, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019
Zahra Hasan/ Fall 2017
Christian Nacorda is the best instructor I've ever met. He teaches his students with passion and he truly transfers this passion to students through his lectures. He is such a good supporter of amateurs. I always had fear to start drawing Anatomy but Christian made it so easy to learn. I am very pleased to had this opportunity to be his student.
Cody Rose/ Summer 2017
Rey Bustos is very well versed in human anatomy, and the art of teaching and conveying clearly multiple ideas and/or concepts to other people. Also, very interested in making sure their students understand clearly the knowledge they make so much effort to offer.
Nikhil Arora / Winter 2017
Ron Lemen is a tremendous source of information. He really knows his stuff, and he gives good critiques. Also special commendation for getting all the feedback videos in before the Q&As.
Adele Hentz / Fall 2017
Christian was fantastic and one of the best teachers I have ever had.
Khadeeja Jamaal / Summer 2017
Rey is the best teacher I have ever had. The effort he puts is inspiring. I feel like he really has made a massive difference to my learning. I understand so much more. so good!
Antonio Díaz / Spring 2017
Thanks Ron, I have been trying to learn anatomy by myself for some time now, and I feel that this course has helped me to finally grasp a lot about anatomy! Everything finally made sense haha! Thanks, I feel with the weapons to take on this journey by myself now :) I will be forever grateful about that, Ron :) thanks!
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