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My second book recommendation! Actually any book that shows you how to draw Marvel comic book characters. You can learn a lot from drawing superheroes and it’s more exciting for a kid to learn the basics of anatomy. I liken it to modern-day Bargue plates. The perspectives are rather forced and the muscle definition exaggerated but its an excellent way to learn.?
Interestingly the head to body ratio of super heroes is 1:9 a similar gauge used by Egyptian artists, to emphasise and to flatter the torso. Standard ratio is 1:8?
I spent many hours as a kid drawing my favourite super heroes, Spider Man being my favourite. Who is yours??