Hello ConceptArt community. This is my first post here, I'm sorry if the question is not in the right category.
This question might seem stupid but as I'm not a native English speaker, I'm having problems understanding the idea behind it. I've included a image of what I do not understand.
Please help me comprehend the meaning behind this paragraph. I don't even know what line the author is talking about. (I can't see it in the mess of other lines).
Excuse my stupidity, I'm fairly a beginner. I wish to be able to draw portraits and possibly, human figures. I hope I'm going in the right direction with this (Fun With A Pencil) book. I plan to read more of the Loomis material after I finish this one. It's been just a month since my passion of drawing emerged and I decided to pick up, rather a digital pencil again.
Please let me know if my book choice is not right (although, the whole forum hold high regards for Loomis so that is what convinced me to start with his books).