The Natural Way to Draw
Kimon Nikolaides, 1941 (posthumous)
Written before 1938 (when KN died) and published by his wife in 1941. Some text and photos added by editors after 1938 because it wasn't quite finished.
Absolutely the "bible" of drawing instructions.
Contour versus Gesture
On the left, the first 5 SECONDS of the drawing. On the right (different pose), after 1 minute.
For us to practice: