Really helpful anatomy tipsTips for the Artist: or, Drawing Women with Square Boobs Isn't a StyleReally helpful anatomy tips5 years ago in Human Anatomy More Like This
I'm no expert at anatomy, not by a long shot, but seeing dumb mistakes in art that tries to emulate the human body annoys me to no end. This seems to be especially true in "realistic" comic art (including anime), where these mistakes have actually become part of the style in some cases.
1. Toes do not go straight across. There are three general shapes, and you should probably check them out: Egyptian (big toe is longest), Greek (second toe is longest) and Peasant (first three toes are the same length).
2. Toes are not pointy
3. Toe knuckles are not all lined up. That means toes do not start in the same place as the ones next to them
4. Women and men have differently shaped feet. Womens are shaped like an upside down triangle while mens are more rectangular. They will never be shaped like a perfect rectangle, however.
5. Each toe has two joints (besid