You know, you COULD show them a small demo, and compare your drawing to shit that is actually traced.. Also, I feel as if tracing is very much like cheating if you're trying to draw something realistically. It offers no satisfaction when you reach the end product, and to be realistic here: any idiot can trace a photo. If anyone is concerned, be like "I drew this.. Why would I trace it when that's something any of you could have done?"
Originally Posted by TheDirtSyndicate
Doctors heal you, Artists immortalize you.
"Those who can, do. Those who can't, teach" - bullshit.
The usual staples for anatomy: