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Yesterday, for my Fashion Illustration class, we were taken to draw a nude model, which was really an awesome experience. We sat there and drew various poses for about three hours, and I think it helped me start to learn about figure drawing and human bodies, which is definitely important for fashion illustration.
I had two assignments to do at the Louvre, so I did them both this morning. One was sort of a “hunt” for various portraits for my history of fashion class and describe what these people were wearing and how it was significant during that time. The other assignment was again for my fashion illustration class, and we had to draw the Venus de Milo. Talk about pressure. But I think I managed, though trying to draw with crowds of people in front of you isn’t exactly ideal, but after about two hours of drawing, I came out with three decent angles drawn for class.
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