insect construction clarification question

1:34 PM, Thursday December 22nd 2022

If an insect reference image has a leg or legs that are completely hidden (common with beetles), do they need to be included in a construction? Several of the demos have drawings with fewer than six legs. Some include the entry points of hidden legs on the thorax, but others do not.

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7:13 PM, Thursday December 22nd 2022

If they're completely hidden, you do not need to draw them. If you've got a section of a leg that is visible, then you should draw at least a complete form for the part that is visible.

6:06 PM, Sunday December 25th 2022

thank you

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