How To Draw Legs

Updated: Jan 18

Never skip leg day! You hear it said all the time about the gym, but it also holds true for studying art, especially when trying to learn figure drawing.

The legs make up around half of the body, but are often ignored because they don’t always capture or convey the gesture and range that we see in the waist up. However, just like the gym, if you ignore them, your structural base will be off, and you’ll find the realism of your figures collapsing on themselves.