How to draw Firestorm from DC comics. Firestorm is a nuclear-powered super-hero with the ability to transmute elements. The Firestorm Matrix is a composite of multiple people bonded together, originally college student Ronnie Raymond controlling the body and professor Martin Stein giving direction as an additional consciousness.
In this tutorial, you will learn to draw Firestorm from step by step basic drawing instruction. The step by step images will show you how to draw face, body and the rest of the costume, including the flame on top of his head. In this drawing, you will see him put both his hands in the front so there will be foreshortening involve. It is very important have some knowledge of anatomy as an artist, specially if you want to be a professional commercial artist. Most of the time in American comics, the uniform are form fitting so you will have to draw character’s muscle groups. Though you don’t have to know every muscles on the body, but it is still very important to make sure that the visible anatomy is correct. The best way I would suggest to learn anatomy is to to attend life drawing session nearest you. Another method that I usually use is to to break it down into simple geometry shapes. It is a lot easier to draw once you observe the over all shape of the object or person you are trying to draw. You can always practice it even when you are not drawing to keep your brain stimulated. Very good observation exercise for artists.
Below are step by step how to draw Firestorm from DC comics. First, I drew the head shape very roughly. Step two, I began to add his facial feature (eyes, nose, mouth, etc.) Step three, I then drew both his arm aiming foreword. Step four, I drew his flame on top of his head and some muscles on his torso. Step five, I tried to define the rest of his body and arms then applied the costume.