The Flying Animator Blog

The Flying Animator Blog brings you animation tips and tutorials,
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Sep 22, 2020

Positive and Negative Space Art Lesson

The shapes between shapes: In this drawing lesson we'll learn to see and draw negative space.

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Jan 30, 2019

Figure Drawing Journal

Live Figure Drawing

I've started a life-figure-drawing journal, I just felt I really need the practice, and I missed drawing just for fun! So: First entry!
A drawing session with a manga-style model. Check it out:

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Dec 30, 2018

Learn How To Draw A Circle

Learn how to draw a circle: Master this basic skill, and you are well on your way to becoming an animator. Get started with this tutorial and download the Circles Cheat Sheet for practice.

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