Human Anatomy for Artists

Why It’s Important + A Book Review

Human anatomy for artists doesn’t go nearly as deep and detailed as what one would learn in medical school. It doesn’t need to be. Even so, it’s still a daunting subject. I’ve read books, watched videos, and taken classes on drawing the human body and they’ve either been seriously lacking or far too complicated. In all my years, only one class has ever delivered what every art student should know. And not just about how the human body is put together and how it works, but how you as the artist can translate that knowledge to…