HOW TO DRAW AMAZING HANDS TAKAHIRO KANOMI
The theory of hand expressions beyond the limits revealed by a top animator!
Takahiro Kanami, whose previous work, ‘How to draw the hands with all his might’, has written a second book to convey the know-how to draw more attractive hands beyond the previous work! He talks about how to draw hands that are one step ahead, how to draw arms and techniques of shadowing that could not be talked about in the previous book, and the secrets to drawing “amazing hands” that are engraved in the mind in an instant of using them!
Plenty of things you want to know to draw amazing hands:
? You can learn techniques for drawing any hand or arm!
“Hand structure”, “Arm structure”, “Atari of the hand”, “Atari of the arm”, etc.
? Understanding that the sex, age, and physique differ between arms!
“Male and female arms”, “children’s arms”, “baby arms”, “differences in physique”, etc.
? You can understand the basics of shadowing!
“Basics of shadows being conscious of light sources”, “Drawing of shadows between men and women”, “Simplification of shadows”, “Types of shadows”, etc.
? By understanding the expression of the four fingers, you will be able to create a great hand!
“Natural hands”, “Hands with directing”, “Powerful hands”, “Hands that complement with composition”, “Directing animation drawings”, etc.
More gorgeous material!
A collection of downloadable photo materials posing for two hands by Takahiro Kanomi × Erika Terashima (actor, hand model)
Animation original drawing commentary video – you can see the drawing scenery of Takahiro Kanomi!
Line drawings that can be used for shadowing practice!