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Q+D Anatomy Lessons- Neck and Shoulders by Turtle-Arts Q+D Anatomy Lessons- Neck and Shoulders by Turtle-Arts
Because you guys keep asking, and I keep promising to do some anatomy and pose tutorials. But when I got to thinking of all the things I wanted to tell you about drawing human anatomy, I realized it was going to take way too long to do in one tutorial. And it would have been huge. >_<

So I've decided to do these little tutorials about more specific areas of the human body. Mainly ones that get overlooked by a lot of aspiring artists, or that people make common mistakes with. I'm planning on doing ones for arms (how they move and connect to the shoulders), one for the torso and abdomen, and one for legs. Hands/feet and faces may come after that, and I'd like to do a tutorial on posing your characters... or maybe just another sheet of gesture drawings. XD

So yes, enjoy my five-minute anatomy lesson gift to you! :thumbsup: I hope you find it helpful! ^^

P.S. I forgot, there's a 4th forgotten bump on the profile! It's the Adam's Apple, which is of course only present on men. It's very defined on some guys, and hardly present on others. When it's overly pronounced, it almost makes the neck "vulture-like" is shape. :nod:

Arms and shoulders tutorial-

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randomgunyu Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you it's such a big help for me! :3
Turtle-Arts Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
No problem! ^^
rklover13 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I know this is an old tutorial, but seriously thank you. Neck/shoulder muscles are something I have trouble drawing accurately  (even if stylized), DESPITE my anatomy class >A<. Thanks for making this!
Turtle-Arts Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
No, my pleasure! I'm glad you were able to glean some helpful info from this!
MaxyChi Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2014
This is very helpful! Thanks a bunch!
Kathryn-Wood Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Aaah, this is awesome!! I've been having trouble with the neck and feel like mine just haven't looked quite right. This'll be great help! :heart:
Turtle-Arts Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
No problem! ^^
louiSKeY13 Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2013  Hobbyist
JuliQuadrinhos Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2013  Professional
Very helpful!

Vinny-Lloyd Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2013
Thanks for this tutorial! It was very useful for me!Emoticon: Bow 
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