Tutorial: Adult & Child Proportions. In the previous drawing post , I touched upon the differences between males and females when attempting to draw correct proportions. This time around, we’re going to look at the differences in the human form as it progressively ages. We all know that a small child is not built to the same proportions as a grown man/woman – so in order for your drawing to accurately represent a human in all walks of life, you need to understand the ratios for those specific age groups. Drawing_the_figure.gif (GIF Image, 884x2284 pixels) Tutorials. How to draw funny cartoons. Simple guide to improve your drawing skills.