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100 Ways To Create Fantasy Figures by Francis Tsai

By Francis Tsai

Provides a hundred fascinating and creative how you can layout and draw higher fable figures—from constructing characters to including costumes, props and backdrops. Hollywood idea fashion designer Francis Tsai stocks suggestions and tips for developing ingenious figures, giving readers a distinct chance to achieve assistance from a true seasoned. hugely available and that includes a wealth of principles, this sourcebook comprises an inspirational mixture of kinds and methods, with affects starting from Celtic, Greek, Roman, Oriental and Medieval to nineteenth Century Gothic—something for each delusion artist!

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After completing the parrying action, your right arm provides a covering action so that the enemy cannot attack again with his right arm ,unless he first disengages it; your left arm remains held high, palm open as a threat to his facial areas (# 4). This sequential action showing a full view of the bodies is illustrated in # 6 and # 7. Study the details of this important evasion tactic from a different camera angle (# 8 4 11). The tactic works well against kicking attacks(# 5). This simple Perisai Diri method is used as basic training to develop a coordinated shoulder blocking shock effect and groin attack.

The power of the punch must, of course, be built up gradually, so that it may finally be delivered and withstood a t maximum strength and velocity. The partner who is to receive the attack balances solidly on both legs; he takes a full breath, swelling his abdominal region, then releases a small amount of air and tenses his stomach muscles. Cornbat Situations T h e sampling of basic pentjak-silat tactics that follows, a l t l l ~ i ~ ~presented gh in the form of hypothetical combat, is bmsed on realistic occurrences that are fairly common.

The entire action must be completed quickly. At first, the training partner submits to the action; later, he will try to remain on his feet. The initial position (# 1) may be voluntary or it may be the result of a slip; it is best taken when the enemy is in a left stance. TRAINING EXERCISE7 Perisai Diri pentjak-silat exponents can deliver a reverse leg sickle heel kick with speed and efficiency. This exercise lays the foundation for that tactir Assume a right stance, your right side quartering into your training partner (# 1).

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