You will need
- Paper, pencil, eraser.
In order to draw models, we need to be clear on what exactly is planned accent. If it is a fashion show or a separate garment, you should consider the position in which you will draw the model and then to estimate the proportions and outline of the sheet like the conventional image of a man in full growth.
The details of the person in this illustration, usually do not matter. The main thing — accurately depict the human body, depicted on the clothing.
Remember that in certain poses on certain areas of the body are formed folds. For example, under the breast in women the shadow, knees draw an arc with the ends pointing upwards. Clearly visible is usually the line of the clavicle. All the nuances of this kind is apparent at the clothes, they give a picture naturalness. In principle, you can not draw the body itself, depicting such features on the clothes.
When drawing clothes, remember about the properties of fabrics to drape. Of course, you can do fairly tight jeans, but they follow the contour of the body, so it will be also important previous step.
Draw the crease, darken the areas into which they will cast a shadow. Any clothing will not sit smoothly, otherwise you'll just have to draw the human body. Imagine how it will look in the model you invented the outfit – the lie of the folds, draping, etc.
To repeat the natural contours of the body, especially in any position, for example in step on the catwalk, is quite difficult, so you need to study the drawings of this kind, or to take lessons, if you wish to become professional designer you much.
Advice 2: How to draw folds on clothes
Any aspiring artist sooner or later is faced with the necessity of drawing folds on cloth, regardless of whether he paints still life with drapery or portraits of people in clothesthat you want to make beautiful and realistic. Study of folds of fabric allows you to give the picture authenticity, volume, and repeat with the folds of the contours and reliefs of the object, emphasizing light and shadow.
Watch different fabrics – put them to let loose, gather them in the folds and lay in graceful drapery. Consider the process of formation of wrinkles, watch how the light falls on them and where are the shaded area.
The location of the fabric largely depends on how we will look on her folds – for example, the folds can fall down and can fly in the wind. Also the folds going fabric, gathered into a lush frill.
If you draw several kinds of fabric in one picture, for example, two kinds of clothing in the portrait - remember that matter that are above, needs to be visually thinner than the one below.
Consider the force of gravity, which also depends on the direction and shape of the folds, following the direction of the fabric.
Consider how many models of clothes of different styles – this will help to get used to different types of folds and different ways to build tissues. Somewhere the fabric can hang freely, and somewhere – fitting shape, and here the folds are only to emphasize the reliefs.
Special attention is paid to painting fabrics with pattern and ornaments paint the ornament so that its curves match the curves of the folds.
Consider the characteristics of male and female items of clothing – the folds and assemblies located in different places. Men's pants are much freer women, and in women's clothing , you need to draw foldsthat appear due to raised fit the female form.