Some drawing tidbits to aid you in assignments.
When drawing hands and feet and trying to show REALISM & PROPORTION, use shading, shadows and have parts of the object overlapping other parts that you can't see or are behind them. Pencil is an excellent medium (tool) for this activity.
Gesture drawings showing movement
HAltered Book Year-long Art history Assignment
Contour and Gesture Drawing examples
Contour Drawing Blind Contour Gesture Drawing (Action)