How to Sketch Feet

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STEP 1. There are many ways to "draw feet", but it's important to evaluate them by understanding the basic shapes that creates a real foot. See how they are made of pointed shapes?   STEP 2. This is a sketch of a toe, (obviously) and the foot combined. The diagram that I am presenting to you now is how the toe should be longer the the shape of the foot itself. The toe along with the middle toe are usually the longest from all the toes. The dotted line represents how even the toes should be sketched out. The knuckle of the big toe should be perfectly aligned with the ends of the rest of the toes. It's VERY important to draw the big toe first before you move onto the smaller ones. This will aid you on how to correct them at an early stage.   STEP 3. These are just some random feet that I sketched out to show you all the many poses of feet positions. As you can see there are many foot shapes, sizes, and poses that you can make a foot in.   STEP 4. When a foot is in a bending or twisted position, it's best to draw the creases to show that there's skin colliding with the movement of the foot. Remember to add creases wherever there's activity of bending and or twisting.   STEP 5. When you are sketching out under the foot, you should see the cushioned part of flesh that bulges outwards into the middle core.   STEP 6. You will be drawing the feet in the main thumbnail so be warned that you might experience some difficulty. Start by making two lines that will later be for the lower portion of the legs. At the ends of those guidelines draw the two shapes of the feet.   STEP 7. Slowly start sketching out the inner part of the lower legs as shown, and then slightly sketch out the arched part of the foot which is exposed from the type of pose the feet are in. At the same time, you will need to sketch in the big toe, and then start the sketching process of getting the other leg and foot drawn in. The right leg has the calf exposed.   STEP 8. Continue to sketch out the left leg and be sure to include the calf as well. Once that is done you will need to sketch out the foot's heel, as well as the side of the sketched foot. Incorporate the same lining until you have the toes drawn in like you see here, and then sketch out the toes on the right foot which is resting on top of the left foot.   STEP 9. For the last drawing step, all you have to do is sketch in the toe nails, and then add some of the toe detailing that is on each foot or set of toes. Erase the lines and shapes that you drew in step one to clean up the drawing.   STEP 10. Here is the finished sketch of the feet I drew on paper ready for you to use on your next character drawing. *Beware of the scary nails!* They will be perfect razors for your wrists! I hope you learned something new from this fun lesson on how to sketch feet. Thanks for viewing and have fun with your future drawings!   Step 1. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5. Step 6. Step 7. Step 8. Step 9. Step 10.