Figure Drawing Academy

Everything you need to master figure drawing, without art school!

The ultimate subject of study for artists.

Life drawing has long been considered essential curriculum for visual artists of all styles, and it's mastery a mark of accomplishment. Follow in the footsteps of the masters and study life drawing, from home!


Your figure drawing study pathway:

Course 1: Learn basic short-pose drawing skills.

Take the free 5 Day Figure Drawing Challenge to learn beginner life drawing skills, or to brush up on short pose drawing techniques.

Join for Free!

Course 2: Get accurate proportion and realistic shading.

Figure Drawing Academy Foundations is a 6 week course dedicated to those essential block-in and shading skills.

Lessons released weekly beginning January 13th!


Course 3: Study Advanced Figure Drawing Concepts

If you want to discover the poetry in the human form and hone ability to design a beautiful figure drawing, this is the course for you!

Coming Spring 2023

Course 4: Human Anatomy for Artists

This is the one topic that will improve your drawing ability at every level: No matter the pose length, whether working from photos, life, or imagination!

Coming Summer 2023

Additional Figure Drawing Resources

Photo Reference Packs

Download hundreds of well-lit figurative photos at an affordable price.

Tutorials on Patreon

Find tons of tutorials, photo references, and practice videos!

Uninstructed Life Drawing

Discover friendly life drawing groups in the Kansas City area.

SORA YouTube Channel

Book & art material reviews, drawing tutorials, and more!

Drawing & Painting Blog

Find art materials lists and articles relating to realistic art.