Gesture Drawing for Animators

Gesture Drawing for Animators
Drawing human and animal forms in motion.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 6.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesDES 131; Animation BFA acceptance only.
 TaughtFall, Spring
 ProgramsContaining DESAN 250R
Course Outcomes: 


Students will be able to apply thoughtful and deliberate exaggeration of design elements, proportions, and gestures while drawing the human figure.

Human Movement Rhythms

Students will be able to analyze and identify the rhythms of the human body and relate each part to the whole figure in design and storytelling.

Human Figure Sketching

Students will be able to competently and quickly draw the human figure from life.

Simplified Human Form

Students will be able to simplify a figure down to essential details, achieving clarity in form and pose.