Hands© 2020 Robertr0803
Just picked up the pencil again want to practice digital art consider me an absolute beginner.
Really difficult to draw models that i see so I am trying to break them down into shapes because it overloads my brain.
Hands are a lot easier for me than feet although I couldn't for the life me draw the finger pointing directly at me. Perspective seems hard.
My current goal is: I don't know! I am an absolute beginner; I'm here to study the basics of rendering
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Breaking complex figures down into simpler shapes is how it should be done, especially for beginners, so you're on the right track!
Hands are a bunch of little sausages stuck onto a sort of wedge shape which is the palm. You can simplify each of the three segments of the finger into cylinders. I'd say do a quick google of using 3D shapes to draw a hand, you'll find images like this that might help you visualize it:
I also suggest tracing over photos of hands with these sorts of shapes (only as practice, not to post anywhere!) until you get more comfortable.
I enjoy the soft squarish shapes you use for the fingers, they are nice and stylized. You can work on that after getting the basics down!