DRAW A SHOE ? DRAW A LAST | A LADY SHOE LAST AIM TO BE FEMININE, SEXY | TIP 11 – 12



A lady shoe is pretty hard to draw at start. I remember how much I struggled.
I share with you 2 essentials tips about drawing lady shoe. Try them and feel free to let me know how it works.


TIP 11 Draw a shoe ? Draw a last.

To draw a shoe, the concept is quite basic.
1- Draw the last,
2- Add your shoe lines on it.
If you don’t use these 2 steps, you may get hard time at drawing shoes.
However, drawing a shoe last is not easy. To know more, refer to the second tip below.


shoe-lastWHAT IS A SHOE LAST?

A last is a shape that shoemaker use to make shoes in order to fit the human foot.

Von Span Sir John Mills lasts from Foster & Son, 2008


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Chou-Tac ChungWomen shoe last – high heels, 2014
What really helped me to sketch them is actually not a proper technique, but a mindset.


A shoe is not only a design, but it’s a part of your body language, the way you walk. The way you’re going to move is quite dictated by your shoes.”
Christian Louboutin


TIP 12 A lady shoe last aim to be feminine, sexy.

On top of taking inspiration in an anatomy art book, observe foot from models or your female lover. Keep in mind how sexy and attractive they are, then draw your shoe last.
Your research of form will naturally find the right curve, and get proper proportion, – yet feminine.


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Chou-Tac ChungWomen inner sole and shoe last, 2014


If you also are a shoe lover, and want to find more about how to design shoes and fashion. Let me know, I could plan more content around it.
Your voice matters to me.




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Chou-Tac

If the sketching methods I’ve acquired aid me in my life and in my career, I believe that they can also help you to learn, and help you with your projects. Whether Design is a job or a hobby it doesn’t matter, so long as you do what is important to you.

5 Comments

  • Tanaka

    Reply Reply July 7, 2017

    Great! I’d like to be a shoe design and would love if you could talk more about that =)

  • Mohiuddin Choudhury

    Reply Reply January 25, 2017

    Dear Sir,

    I need more content on shoe design specially outsole and last design sketching from various perspective.

    Mohiuddin Choudhury
    Bangladesh

  • Tabasam Ullah

    Reply Reply October 16, 2016

    More shoe drawings for sure…. Please

  • Sari

    Reply Reply September 30, 2014

    Great! More shoes s’il vous plait!

  • mellvar

    Reply Reply September 4, 2014

    Awesome! Keep the shoes coming.

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