That's not actually the name of the move I was given. I couldn't find the email so I just...whatever, who cares. Anyway, this is the second-to-last of my current set of martial arts commissions.
It's a good pose, however- she's basically counter-striking where a bunch of nerves travel through. That's why his hand has opened up like that.
I suppose that does make sense. Now this image is more of a "happy accident" since I didn't have much reference for this particular shot and made up these poses myself.
Yeah the poses look very natural here; at least IMO
In this particular piece, not only are the poses fantastic, that's a killer expression as well!