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Upper arm and shoulder anatomy

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This is what I do at work all day.... :iconomgewplz:

Learn the anatomuuuus! I brought my trusty anatomy book to learn all those bones and muscles >.> Stringy arms are still giving me grief though..specially the lower portion of the arm... those muscles are so complicated? whyyyyyyyyy????!!!!

So what have I learnt? I usually have trouble with the part where the clavicle makes an indent on the skin on the shoulder. But since I know where the bone is now it will be easier to get it in the right place ;) Refer to the top left corner.

..:icontoolazyplz:

Tip of the day? get an anatomy book OTL they really are helpful.
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ImHereSoooYeah's avatar
can you give me a book title because I don't want to waste my money on the wrong book or a book that wont help much.
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Jugg4Professional Digital Artist
Looks really nice :)
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anthonysportfolioHobbyist Traditional Artist
I like this a lot. Thank you for sharing it.
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alexbirzuHobbyist Traditional Artist
yus the anatomus
kiwop's avatar
kiwopHobbyist Writer
What do you do for a living? I don't think I've ever herd of a job were you draw anatomy.
Charles316's avatar
Charles316Student Traditional Artist
Nice
GoodGuyRychard's avatar
GoodGuyRychardHobbyist Artist
learning the muscles, does the male differ greatly from the female, or are they basically the same?
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LenCrestmereStudent General Artist
They are the same. I'm sorry if I wasn't the one you'd prefer answer this question, but it is the truth. There's no difference in female and male muscles.
GoodGuyRychard's avatar
GoodGuyRychardHobbyist Artist
nah, you're ice. just curious. thx for the feedback!
TheShinyBee4's avatar
Goddammit moni! you're too damn helpful! ^-^ <3 <3
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InnocentStrangerStudent General Artist
Ahhhh this is gonna help I now must go find anatomy book! First up is saving up but it's worth it
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MetalurmancerHobbyist Digital Artist
I'm trying to get my anatomy down proper myself. I'm not as dedicated as to study books on the subject to further my skills in the area, but that's soon to change. However, this is an excellent resource! My weakness, especially, is mostly the upper body and hands. Not to mention this serves as an excellent guide and perfect reason why going from book to pencil and paper is a worthwhile prospect. :thumbsup:
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Neko-ToastStudent Digital Artist
omg shoulders and arms are my biggest weekness , thank you so much for making this you just made my day ^u^ <333333
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The-Urban-BearHobbyist General Artist
Thank you so very much you're a Life saver :D
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69thanatos69Student Digital Artist
nice work
Knyn's avatar
KnynStudent Traditional Artist
Look at em bone and muscle structure
RODRIGARCHO's avatar
fail, soy estudiante de medicina y debo agregar que está mal el dibujo de abajo al centro, la insercion osea del deltoides e el humero recibe el nombre de "v deltoidea" cuando uno hace el moviemiento de rotacion externa del miembro la "V deltoidea" no deberia verse, ademas el musculo triceps está mal dibujado. Además deberias hacer trasos mas nitidos asi se aprecian mas los relieves cutaneos :) saludos desde argentina [link] and the "V deltoidea" [link]
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KakariloHobbyist Artisan Crafter
thanks for sharing this, it will be very usefull, thanks again!
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CondescendingArtholeStudent General Artist
What anatomy book do you have? I've taken anatomy classes and all and this drawing concept is still hard for me to get poses that actually look languid and that they belong to the human body. But you're help sheets actually give me a bit of help that's easy to understand and learn from.
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NarcalepticRoosterHobbyist General Artist
THIS IS AMAZING! @.@ -favs to use as a reference- @.@
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UtterBlasphemyHobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, your entire "Anatomy and drawing tips" folder is really helpful!!! I'm taking Anatomy & Physiology this year, along with Drawing and Painting :P Derp.
You're probably not going to respond soon, but what anatomy book would you recommend?? Or is any good?
Also, 'work'? WHAT'S YOUR JOB?! O_o
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XxblackblossomxXHobbyist Digital Artist
I'm taking Anatomy and Physiology this year as a science and it's been helpful so far. Enlightening even!
justien16's avatar
awesome I love your anatomy sketches XD
discipleneil777's avatar
discipleneil777Professional Digital Artist
I think of the forearms as a group of basic muscles first, just three.
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