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Drawing Ponies with Whatsapokemon, Legs

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Here is part two of the tutorial series. This one goes into a lot of detail, and can hopefully dispel a few misconceptions about pony anatomy.

If you can not see flash for some reason here is a PDF version: www.dropbox.com/s/2aik7f20avzi…

Please let me know if you have any suggestions for changes/improvements, of if you'd like anything clarified.

Big thanks to Onsaud:icononsaud: for proof reading and suggesting things that I forgot to mention.
Also big thanks to SpaceKingofSpace:iconspacekingofspace: for the awesome anon-pony vector.

List of useful leg tutorials/references
Pony Anatomy Tutorial by CyberToaster -- cybertoaster.deviantart.com/ar…

Pony Drawing Tutorial by Kejzfox -- kejzfox.deviantart.com/art/Pon…

Pony Leg Tutorial by CuTTyCommando -- cuttycommando.deviantart.com/a…

Pony Anatomy Tutorial legs and joints by secret-pony -- secret-pony.deviantart.com/art…

AMG so much pony by VertreV -- vertrev.deviantart.com/art/AMG…

FiM Pony legs by egophiliac -- egophiliac.deviantart.com/art/…

General Pony Outline by Onsaud -- onsaud.deviantart.com/art/Gene…
Front Leg Anatomy by Onsaud -- onsaud.deviantart.com/art/Fron…
Pony Creator legs are not realistic by Onsaud -- onsaud.deviantart.com/art/Pony…

G4 MLP Anatomy Notes - Legs by Pix3M -- pix3m.deviantart.com/art/G4-ML…
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1JasmineBeatHobbyist

I absolutely loved your tutorial, thank you so much for making this! ^^

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Fleetwing13Hobbyist Digital Artist

im trying to draw my OC from the front with a bent left leg. its not working so well.

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KuroLunarRainHobbyist Artist
I could never draw pone legs to save my life.
I would draw a bean with a head and, that's about it. lol
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YoSquishyTreatsHobbyist Artist
This helped so much for my drawings! Thank you so much for this.
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WonderSparkleStudent Digital Artist
This is acutally help ful . thanks for the instrouctons
needthistool's avatar
PDF-link is busted?
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WhatsapokemonHobbyist Digital Artist
Seems to be, I'll upload it to dropbox here: www.dropbox.com/s/2aik7f20avzi…
needthistool's avatar
Much obliged. Thanks!
TartarusFire's avatar
This was super helpful, thank you

I'll be using this as a reference, alot
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byzance123Student Digital Artist
nice cours
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SteamenMusicStudent Traditional Artist
Ok this helped alot thanks!
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WhatsapokemonHobbyist Digital Artist
Well this tutorial is about drawing legs. What are you having trouble with?
lloyd190's avatar
Thank you so much mate, mlp made me draw again, even when I thought I didn't had enough time with school etc.
Had some real trouble with anatomy even after some practicing, you don't know how much this helped me.

Brohoof *bro hoof*
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WhatsapokemonHobbyist Digital Artist
I'm just glad I could help! Good luck!
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PlotTwistthePegasus General Artist
This was really helpful. For me, legs are some of the hardest parts. Thanks!
LeeTheMinecraftPony's avatar
LeeTheMinecraftPonyHobbyist Artist
danke!
LJ-ATCTION-360's avatar
This will help me. Thank you
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Angela124Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for making this :D
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ShadowFursClanStudent Digital Artist
Pinkie Pie Scream01 FINALYYDerpy Clapping Icon Derpy Clapping Icon Derpy Clapping Icon  good fer u
MaskedMenace833's avatar
Incredibly helpful! Those hind legs have always been a challenge =)
RBSPony's avatar
This is great.

Some of the links (Onsaud's, egophiliac's) don't seem to be alive anymore, which is a bit of a shame.
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TasticDragonHobbyist Traditional Artist
This definitely helps me understand how to draw the back legs properly. 
Thanks for making this!
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much appreciation
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