Art of Drawing People

Art of Drawing People

Provides step-by-step instructions and illustrations for drawing realistic figures and portraits in different poses and with distinctive ethnic, age, and gender characteristics.

Author: Debra Kauffman Yaun

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781600580697

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 296

Provides step-by-step instructions and illustrations for drawing realistic figures and portraits in different poses and with distinctive ethnic, age, and gender characteristics.
Categories: Art

The Art of Pencil Drawing

The Art of Pencil Drawing

This compilation of projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint series books provides inspiration and instruction on every aspect of pencil drawing.

Author: Gene Franks

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 1560101865

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 796

This compilation of projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint series books provides inspiration and instruction on every aspect of pencil drawing. From the fundamentals to advanced techniques, The Art of Pencil Drawing is filled with information that artists of all skill levels will find useful. Author-artist Gene Franks creates impressive drawings that seem to come to life right on the page - and in this comprehensive guide, he'll teach you how to do the same with simple, step-by-step demonstrations that cover a wide variety of subject matter - from still lifes and landscapes to animals and people. With this comprehensive reference, you'll soon discover how exciting drawing can be!
Categories: Art

The Art of Drawing People

The Art of Drawing People

Whether drawing from life or from photographs, this comprehensive drawing guide is the perfect first step for beginning artists. Follow along, step by step, as professional artists reveal their drawing secrets.

Author: Debra Kauffman Yaun

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781633227965

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 461

Learn to draw one of art's most interesting and challenging subjects. Packed with practical advice, helpful tips, and fundamental drawing techniques, The Art of Drawing People explores how to capture detailed poses and likenesses in graphite pencil. With step-by-step instruction from a variety of artists, you’ll find plenty of helpful tips on choosing the right tools and materials, fundamental drawing techniques, developing value and shading, and setting up an effective composition, as well as important information about the influences of anatomy, bone structure, and musculature. Detailed examples of facial features, hands, and feet will help guide you through the most challenging aspects of drawing people. Whether drawing from life or from photographs, this comprehensive drawing guide is the perfect first step for beginning artists. Follow along, step by step, as professional artists reveal their drawing secrets. With practice, you’ll soon be able to capture amazing likenesses in your own pencil drawings. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3.
Categories: Art

The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing

The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing

The book opens with fundamental information on supplies, color theory, and basic techniques--from layering and blending to burnishing.

Author: Cynthia Knox

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 9781600583377

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 732

Offers step-by-step instructions for completing twenty-seven colored pencil drawing projects, offering advice on appropriate supplies, color theory, and basic techniques in the medium.
Categories: Art

The Art of Drawing Painting Portraits

The Art of Drawing   Painting Portraits

This comprehensive guide contains all the information you need to start drawing and painting beautiful, lifelike portraits.

Author: Tim Chambers

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 9781600582677

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 155

Describes the structure of the human skull, shows how to render the hair and facial features, and provides information on such topics as tools and materials, color, lighting, working from life, and working from photographs.
Categories: Art

The Art of Drawing Animals

The Art of Drawing Animals

The book opens with essential information about drawing tools and materials, followed by instruction on how to approach a drawing––such as building up forms with basic shapes, transferring a reference, and using a projected photo image.

Author: Cindy Smith

Publisher: Walter Foster

ISBN: 9781600581304

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 685

"Discover all the techniques you need to know to draw amazingly lifelike animals"--Cover.
Categories: Art

The Art of Basic Drawing

The Art of Basic Drawing

With a striking new design and refreshed, easy-to-understand instruction, this comprehensive drawing guide is the perfect first step for beginning artists. Follow along, step by step, as professional artists reveal their drawing secrets.

Author: William F. Powell

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781633228320

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 814

Filled with easy step-by-step instruction from a variety of artists and a wealth of inspiring images to study and admire, The Art of Basic Drawing shows beginning artists how to draw everything from flowers and still lifes to landscapes, animals, and people. You’ll find plenty of helpful tips on choosing the right tools and materials, fundamental drawing techniques, developing value and shading, and setting up an effective composition, as well as important information about the influences of perspective, balance, and texture. Detailed examples of animals, people, flowers, and landscapes will help guide you through the most challenging aspects of drawing almost anything, from basic shapes to realistic details. Some included pencil drawing projects are: Strawberries Bottle and bread still life Flamingo Elephant Giraffe Horse Siberian Husky puppy English Bulldog Clouds Desert landscape Half Dome, Yosemite Woman in profile Man in profile and many more! With a striking new design and refreshed, easy-to-understand instruction, this comprehensive drawing guide is the perfect first step for beginning artists. Follow along, step by step, as professional artists reveal their drawing secrets. With practice, you’ll soon be able to capture amazing realism in your own pencil drawings. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3. The Collector's Series offers approachable, step-by-step art instruction for a variety of mediums and subjects, such as drawing, oil, acrylic, watercolor, cartooning, calligraphy, and more. Perfect for beginning artists, each title features artist tips for drawing or painting anything and everything from people, animals, and still life to flowers, trees, and landscapes.
Categories: Art

Art of Basic Drawing

Art of Basic Drawing

Provides step-by-step lessons and information on the tools and techniques of drawing.

Author: Walter Foster (Firm)

Publisher: Walter Foster

ISBN: 9781560109136

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 433

Provides step-by-step lessons and information on the tools and techniques of drawing.
Categories: Art

Drawing People with William F Powell

Drawing  People with William F  Powell

This book includes in-depth information on how to render facial features, heads from various angles, and the figure in action, step by step.

Author: William F. Powell

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781633227972

Category: Art

Page: 40

View: 835

Learn to create detailed, realistic drawings of people in graphite pencil from basic shapes. Successfully drawing people is one of the most challenging, yet rewarding, artistic experiences. Drawing: People shows you how to capture the unique characteristics of people in graphite pencil, with tips on choosing materials, building with basic shapes, placing proportionate features, and shading to develop form and realism. With more than 40 step-by-step projects to both re-create and admire, artist William F. Powell teaches artists how to develop a portrait drawing to its fullest. He explores basic drawing techniques as well as art concepts that apply to drawing people, including proportion, perspective, and composition. This book includes in-depth information on how to render facial features, heads from various angles, and the figure in action, step by step. With this helpful guide, you'll even discover specific tips and tricks for drawing individual body parts, such as eyes, ears, noses, lips, hands, and feet. And the wealth of beautiful, inspiring examples ensure that Drawing: People will be a welcome addition to any artist’s drawing reference library. Drawing people can be tricky, but with this step-by-step guide, you’ll be rendering realistic portraits in no time. Designed for beginners, the How to Draw & Paint series offers an easy-to-follow guide that introduces artists to basic tools and materials and includes simple step-by-step lessons for a variety of projects suitable for the aspiring artist. Drawing: People allows artists to develop their drawing skills, demonstrating how to start with basic shapes and use pencil and shading techniques to create varied textures, values, and details for a realistic, completed drawing.
Categories: Art

The Art of Drawing Dragons Mythological Beasts and Fantasy Creatures

The Art of Drawing Dragons  Mythological Beasts  and Fantasy Creatures

Presents step-by-step instructions for drawing familiar and obscure creatures and includes coverage of such techniques as shading and creating textures for scales, feathers, and hair.

Author: Michael Dobrzycki

Publisher: Walter Foster

ISBN: 9781600580123

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 994

Presents step-by-step instructions for drawing familiar and obscure creatures and includes coverage of such techniques as shading and creating textures for scales, feathers, and hair.
Categories: Art

How to Draw Classic Heads Faces

How to Draw Classic Heads   Faces

In How to Draw Classic Heads & Faces, the first book in the new Walter Foster Collectibles series, artists can step back to a simpler time and become acquainted—or reacquainted—with the roots of Walter Foster’s art.

Author: Walter Foster

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 1600582079

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 759

In How to Draw Classic Heads & Faces, the first book in the new Walter Foster Collectibles series, artists can step back to a simpler time and become acquainted—or reacquainted—with the roots of Walter Foster’s art. Gracing each beautifully designed page of this must-have collector’s title are original step-by-step instructional drawings and art tips from four books that helped artist Walter Foster grow into the legend he is today: How to Draw the Head, Heads from Life (18), Heads from Life (18A), and 101 Heads. Practical advice and easy-to-follow instructions make this inclusive drawing book as relevant today as when the original titles were first published.
Categories: Art

The Art of Drawing Animals

The Art of Drawing Animals

The book opens with essential information about drawing tools and materials, followed by instruction on how to approach and render a subject––such as transferring a photo reference, building up forms with basic shapes, creating ...

Author: Patricia Getha

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781610598200

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 116

Learn to draw a collection of cute critters and pampered pets! Featuring an array of adorable pets and majestic wildlife, this exceptional 144-page book offers simple, step-by-step instructions for creating dozens of incredibly lifelike animal drawings. Inside, five talented artists reveal their professional secrets for drawing all the features that are unique to our furry and feathered friends—from wet noses and expressive eyes to thick fur and delicate whiskers. The book opens with essential information about drawing tools and materials, followed by instruction on how to approach a drawing––such as building up forms with basic shapes, transferring a reference, and using a projected photo image. Then the authors demonstrate their unique approaches to drawing through an array of inspiring projects, guiding readers from initial sketches through the detailed shading process to the finishing touches. As readers progress from project to project, they will find a range of helpful topics, such as portraying accurate proportions, creating dynamic compositions, and using colored pencils. Packed with convincing illustrations and expert instruction, The Art of Drawing Animals is a comprehensive and indispensable resource for all artists smitten with the animal kingdom.
Categories: Art

DragonArt Collector s Edition

DragonArt Collector s Edition

Your Ultimate Guide to Drawing Fantasy Art Jessica Peffer "Neondragon" ... you're drawing people with wings and pointy ears, does realism really matter?

Author: Jessica Peffer "Neondragon"

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440324192

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 341

Make your fantasy world a reality. Conjure up the mythical heroes and fantastical beasts that roam your imagination. With just a pencil, some paper - and perhaps a broadsword - you can unleash the mighty monsters of your mind, including deadly dragons and brutish orcs, or ethereal inhabitants such as elegant elves and mermaids. Artist and dragon expert J "NeonDragon" Peffer (along with Dolosus, her fire-breathing dragon familiar) will give you tips and tricks to help you create your own unique fantasy world full of legends, fairy tales and things that go bump in the night. Surpass the drawing skills of mere mortals with this master collection of easy-to-follow, step-by-step instruction. • Learn to build even the most elaborate characters through simple color-coded diagrams demonstrating how to use basic shapes, three-dimensional shading and a variety of color schemes. • Create complete scenes, and enhance your creations by learning how to draw believable backgrounds. • Discover how to relay facial expression and personality. • Accessorize your mythical minions with a variety of unique details such as beards, wings, fins, hooves, fangs and tusks. • Dress your Victorian vampires and noble centaurs in fantasy fashions to make them warriors, rangers, clerics, peasants, or any role you can imagine. In fantasy, there are no rules, and anything is possible. The more you draw, the better you'll get. It's your world: Now go create it.
Categories: Art

The Intrepid Art Collector

The Intrepid Art Collector

Drawings Many people overlook drawings, or they assume that drawings are what you ... interesting works of art because they show you how the artist thought.

Author: Lisa Hunter

Publisher: Crown

ISBN: 9780307496225

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 368

View: 323

Ready to upgrade your artwork from framed Monet posters but intimidated by what you see in galleries? In The Intrepid Art Collector, Lisa Hunter shows you how to start a fine art collection without spending a fortune. This accessible, jargon-free resource contains up-to-date information on the most popular original art—everything from photography and posters to African art and animation—including where to find it and how to buy it at a fair price. Easy-to-use checklists help you evaluate original art and steer clear of clever fakes. In addition, Hunter has interviewed top dealers, curators, arts lawyers, and appraisers to bring you the best advice on: • Advantages to buying real art instead of reproductions • Determining if a piece of art is fairly priced • Predicting if an artist’s work will go up in value • Techniques for negotiating a price with a dealer • Developing your artistic taste, so you’ll know if you’ll still love your purchase ten years down the road • How to preserve art in your home • Resources, websites, and magazines that will help you learn more about the market and where to find different types of art
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles

The Art of Pencil Drawing

The Art of Pencil Drawing

Gives basic pencil drawing technique and step-by-step instructions for many drawings including still lifes, buildings, landscapes, vehicles, animals, and people.

Author: Gene Franks

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1936309475

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

View: 281

Gives basic pencil drawing technique and step-by-step instructions for many drawings including still lifes, buildings, landscapes, vehicles, animals, and people.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Art of Oil Painting

The Art of Oil Painting

The reader is introduced to the techniques of oil painting.

Author: Walter Foster Creative Team

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781560107514

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 843

"Discover all the techniques you need to know to create beautiful oil paintings"--Cover.
Categories: Art

The Art of Basic Drawing

The Art of Basic Drawing

Gives step-by-step instructions on the basics of drawing and sketching, including landscapes, still lifes, animals, and people.

Author: William F. Powell

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1936309467

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

View: 641

Gives step-by-step instructions on the basics of drawing and sketching, including landscapes, still lifes, animals, and people.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Drawing Cartoons

Drawing Cartoons

Please send a list of titles requested along with a check or money order to : How To Series Artist's Library Series Beginners Art Series Collector's Series ...

Author: Bruce Blitz

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1560101008

Category: Caricatures and cartoons

Page: 48

View: 537

Categories: Caricatures and cartoons

The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People Fourth Edition

The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People  Fourth Edition

and then sketch a series of simple line drawings that fit the descriptions. ... studios and sell their work to collectors and art galleries and museums.

Author: Carol Eikleberry, Ph.D.

Publisher: Ten Speed Press

ISBN: 9781607747840

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

View: 613

A practical career guide for creatively inclined job seekers of all ages, with tips and counsel on how to use your independent and innovative talents and passions to make money, express yourself, and find a job you love. This new edition of the popular guide for individuals seeking work that suits their unique skills has been completely revised and updated to reflect the freedom offered by the new work order, delve more deeply into freelancing as a career, explore social media as it relates to creative job searches, provide new success stories, and bring all salary information up to date. It also includes descriptions of more than 270 creative jobs, from the mainstream (architect, web designer) to the unexpected (crossword-puzzle maker, police sketch artist). With knowledgeable career guidance, real-life success stories, and eye-opening self-evaluation tools, the fourth edition of The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People helps unique individuals find work that supports and compliments their personalities and passions.
Categories: Business & Economics

Oil Portraits

Oil  Portraits

CS02 Collector's Series How to Draw and Paint CS01 CS03 More Ways to Learn ... f people , landscapes , seascapes , still life , ildren , and animals .

Author: Annette Adrian Hanna

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1560100796

Category: Art

Page: 31

View: 631

The Oil books in the How to Draw and Paint Series all focus on a specific subject while they teach aspiring artists how to paint, step by step. Beginning with a sketch and the first applications of color, the authors clearly explain how to develop each painting, providing important information about brushstrokes and color mixing along the way. Guided by simple instructions and inspiring paintings, readers can follow along through the entire painting process, including the final details.
Categories: Art