How to design graphic figures

In the earlier years of my illustration career I shied away from having to illustrate figures, whether realistic or simplistic. This often held me back when it came to commissioned work. So I decided to start from scratch and train myself to illustrate figures that I could fit into the scenes and landscapes I was already illustrating. 

This tutorial will take you through the same simple steps I went through to learn how to draw people, looking at body language, physical proportions and positioning different parts of the body.

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Ben O'Brien
Ben O'Brien aka Ben the Illustrator is a highly experienced illustrator, renowned for a positive, creative outlook and a solid understanding of commercial design, the visual arts and successful business. Ben loves bringing colour to everything he can!