"With this type of drawing we are confronted with the difficult task of remembering the essence of the pose and then relying on our memory and understanding to reconstruct the figure. I'm just as concerned with the block-in, form, structure and anatomy as I am memorization. I believe all these elements combined and put into practice, is what makes it a useful exercise for the student," explained Michael.
|Drawing by Leonardo da Vinci where memory drawing is used.|
|Drawing by Leonardo da Vinci|
|Inness, Evening Landscape, 1863|
|Michael Klein's sketchbook|
Understanding anatomy is emphasized in class.