I used to work in a Catholic high school and actually could get away with
showing slides of figure sketches (nudes) that I shot from books (Cezanne,
Rubens, daVinci, etc.). We also drew from life (clothed, of course) but
this other way helped them with muscle and proportion that you can't get
>I'm starting a unit on figure drawing with my high school students. I want
>to do something different this time.
>Does anyone have a good idea they'd like to share for a HS figure drawing