How to Draw the Human Figure

An Anatomical Approach

Author: Louise Gordon

Publisher: Penguin Paperbacks

ISBN: 9780140464771

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 1887

Matches anatomical information with surface forms and shows how anatomical knowledge can be used for selective emphasis as well as for realism in art, using drawings by masters and the author to clarify points made in the text

How to Draw the Human Figure

Author: Victor G. Ambrus

Publisher: Northlight

ISBN: 9780891349303

Category: Art

Page: 116

View: 8259

Offers advice on drawing the head, facial features, hair, and hands, shows examples of nude sketches, and includes suggestions on creating portraits

How to Draw the Human Figure

Famous Artists School, Step-by-Step Method

Author: Cortina Famous Schools Staff

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780805015287

Category: Art

Page: 98

View: 6359

Introduces drawing materials and techniques, describes the physical structure of the human body, and offers tips on capturing gesture, form, motion, and shading in figure studies

How to Draw a Human Figure

Author: John Raynes,Jody Raynes

Publisher: Parragon Publishing

ISBN: 9780752587721

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 9615

From life studies to character portraits- a comprehensively illustrated masterclass in drawing the human form. Organized on a project-by-project basis so that skills can be learned and applied logically.

Drawing the Human Figure

The Artist's Complete Guide

Author: András Szunyoghy

Publisher: H F Ullmann

ISBN: 9783848008537

Category: Art

Page: 208

View: 3784

This book offers hundreds of illustrations and useful instructions by Hungarian master Andras Szunyoghy.

Drawing: The Figure

Learn the classical approach to drawing the human form-step by step

Author: Nathan Rohlander

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781600582059

Category: Art

Page: 32

View: 5017

This guide makes it easy for aspiring artists to learn the classical approach to drawing the figure. Beginning with a study of human anatomy, accomplished artist and instructor Nathan Rohlander guides readers through proportion, gesture drawing, posing the model, laying in proportions, building up values, adding details, and more. Step-by-step projects allow readers to practice as they learn. The book also features a section on troubleshooting and a number of famous works for extra encouragement and inspiration.

The Human Figure

Author: John Henry Vanderpoel

Publisher: N.A


Category: Human figure in art

Page: 154

View: 3510


Drawing: Basic Anatomy and Figure Drawing

Learn to draw the human figure

Author: Ken Goldman

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781560109471

Category: Art

Page: 32

View: 4231

The human form has captivated artists for ages, but its unique and subtle characteristics can pose quite a challenge to even more experienced artists. In this beginner's guide, fine artist Ken Goldman offers the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of human anatomy as applied to figure drawing. You will find clear instructions and beautiful drawings that make it easy to understand basic anatomical principles. The author also explores how to apply this knowledge to drawing, showing through several step-by-step demonstrations how to develop shadows and highlights that define form in a figure drawing. Basic Anatomy and Figure Drawing is a valuable resource for artists of all skill levels, and a guide that will be referenced time and again.

How to Draw the Human Figure

Author: Tom Richardson

Publisher: Tom Richardson

ISBN: 0982167814

Category: Art

Page: 236

View: 8972

The drawings in this book are from Grace Young's student workbook from three series of classes, one of twenty minute poses and two of memory action poses. She was a student in the late 1920s in Philadelphia. Also included in this book are illustrations from the teaching methods and teaching materials of the time when there was a transition from drawing from casts and prints to drawing the living figure.

Art of Drawing the Human Body

Author: Edgar Loy Fankbonner,Inc. Sterling Publishing Co.,Sterling Publishing Company

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402711480

Category: Art

Page: 159

View: 8412

Offers a detailed study of the anatomical structure of the human body, and provides tips on motion, proportion, and shading the figures.

Draw the Human Body

Author: Roy Spencer

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780713683073

Category: Art

Page: 48

View: 470

These instructional drawing books have a highly visual and practical approach. With the aid of step-by-step drawings, the authors - all professional artists or teachers - explain clearly and concisely how to use pencil, pen and ink, Conté and charcoal. The series covers a comprehensive range of popular subjects and each title contains sections on materials, composition, perspective and different drawing techinques - both traditional and innovative.

Cómo Dibujar la Figura Humana

Author: José María Parramón

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 9780823023585

Category: Art

Page: 112

View: 7048

Offers a detailed study of the anatomical structure of the human body, and provides tips on motion, proportion, and shading the figures

Drawing the Head and Figure

Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780399507915

Category: Art

Page: 120

View: 9743

A how-to handbook that makes drawing easy. Offers simplified techniques and scores of brand-new hints and helps. Step by step procedures. Hundreds of illustrations.

Draw the Human Figure

Author: Mark Bergin

Publisher: Step-By-Step

ISBN: 9781911242772

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 7518

Draw human figures with easy to follow step-by-step instruction. Each stage carefully guides you through to the finished artwork.

How to Draw People

Step-By-step Lessons for Figures and Poses

Author: Jeff Mellem

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781440353161

Category: Drawing

Page: 128

View: 1494

The author "teaches beginning artists how to draw the human figure, from stick figure to anatomically accurate person, in clear, easy-to-follow lessons. More than just a reference, this book provides the step-by-step instruction to teach you to draw the human figure and the anatomical knowledge to draw it realistically."--page [4] of cover.

Introduction to Drawing the Human Body

Author: Giovanni Civardi

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844486090

Category: Art

Page: 112

View: 9517

In this technical guide, Civardi imparts a thorough and intelligent understanding of how to draw the human body. Written with clarity and enthusiasm, and using numerous examples of his own work as teaching aids, Civardi provides the reader with a firm grounding in observation, anatomy, proportion, body structure, perspective and composition. The exploration of static versus dynamic poses provides the artist with an invaluable source of ideas and inspiration, and towards the end of the book is a series of exercises designed to stimulate the reader, and reinforce and consolidate his or her understanding of the text. This is a rigorous, in-depth treatment of the subject, suitable for novice artists seeking a comprehensive introduction to drawing the human form as well as more experienced artists wishing to learn more about this fascinating subject.

Mastering Drawing the Human Figure from Life, Memory, Imagination

With Special Section on Drapery

Author: Jack Faragasso

Publisher: Faragasso

ISBN: 9780966711301

Category: Art

Page: 256

View: 2443

Chapter 1: Materials. Chapter 2: Line. Chapter 3: Relationships. Chapter 4: Growth. Chapter 5: Form. Chapter 6: Planes. Chapter 7: Light & Shade on Form. Chapter 8: Proportions. Chapter 9: Concept of Action. Chapter 10: Basic Structure of the Figure. Chapter 11: Planes of the Torso. Chapter 12: Structure - the Legs. Chapter 13: Planes of the Leg. Chapter 14: Structure & Planes of the Arm. Chapter 15: Structure - Hands & Feet. Chapter 16: The Skull and its Construction. Chapter 17: Planes & Forms of the Head. Chapter 18: Construction & Planes - Eyes. Chapter 19: Construction - Hair & Beards. Chapter 20: The Working Drawing. Chapter 21: Memory & Imagination. Chapter 22: Drapery.