work by Georgia Tech First Year Design students, 12/10
hands are complicated. they feel and express. perform complicated tasks, rotate, bend, slide, compress, tense, flow, entwine, thrust, arch, pivot, think. they are complex structures to study - bones, tendons, joints, tensile, breathing skin. they are hard to draw and paint. we studied hands through invention, in quick models, sketches and notes. how can one exploit the movements, expressions and structure of hands through sketching in two dimensions and three dimensions?