Capture the force in your life drawing subjects with this informative and concise guide. Mike Mattesi shares his fifteen years experience as a professional production artist and instructor to help you create appealing dynamic poses in your drawings.Use the asymmetry of straight and curved lines to show the direction of force in the body. The dynamic drawing techniques illustrated in this book show you how to build on your foundational anatomy and figure drawing skills to animate your drawings. Every point in the text is thoroughly demonstrated with the help of superb, dynamically drawn examples. Discover and master the techniques of rhythmic drawing and bring your work to life Learn from a professional production artist who has successfully taught his unique techniques for the last fifteen years Written in an accessible, enthusiastic style which will have you reaching for your pencils!