Again, it's faster to just give you a link to my videos on this first day. The creation of the armature. Just click on this link for Part one of two.
First I get the proportions for an 18 inch tall figure. The human figure is divide at the groin. So I work out the measurements of the head and divide the upper half into 4 head lengths.
Part two of two.
If you can get a hold of a book on anatomy for artists, you can get more information on this.
More to come.