Originally Posted by coyote
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and Dallen... "it is impossible to draw an excellent one, no matter how good you are."
This is just not true. I've seen it done by three people that I can think of off the top of my head.
Guess we just have different standards for excellence.
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I agree that it can be done. One has to have a vivid and retentive imagination, coupled with years of observing, drawing, painting, etc. Many, many famous artists have done beautiful figure paintings...virtually from memory.