How to Draw Portraits in Charcoal

Author: Nathan Fowkes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781624650314

Category: ART

Page: 180

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Whether you're an aspiring artist or new to the medium, seasoned instructor and accomplished artist Nathan Fowkes makes drawing portraits in charcoal not only accessible, but also a real pleasure! From stocking the best supplies to using them effectively, and composing a portrait while avoiding common mistakes, How to Draw Portraits in Charcoal by Nathan Fowkes will place you firmly on the path to producing the charcoal portraits you've dreamed of creating. His easy-to-follow tips, in-depth tutorials, and valuable exercises make this guide your first step toward building an understanding and appreciation for every face you draw. This handy book will equip you with the skills to capture them in beautiful charcoal fashion.
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Pencil, Ink and Charcoal Drawing

Author: Charles X. Carlson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486145786

Category: Art

Page: 208

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This original single-volume compilation of four of the author's best books features thousands of step-by-step images and covers figure drawings, portraits, still lifes, and landscapes.
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Learn How to Paint Portraits of People Using Pastels For the Beginner

Author: John Davidson

Publisher: JD-Biz Corp Publishing

ISBN: 131124932X

Category: Art

Page: 98

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Learn How to Paint Portraits of People Using Pastels For the Beginner TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction: Materials: Shaving your Pastels Pastel Storage Various ways to blend using Pastels Additional Techniques: Tips to prevent two colors from Mixing each other Color Wheel Primary Colors Secondary Colors Tertiary Colors Tips to Remember How to render using Pastels with brush Exercises: Pastel Portrait of David’s Head Eyes Nose Mouth Ears Hair Face and Neck Background Baby Girl in Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady looking out the Window The Couple Portrait Author Bio Introduction: Welcome to the world of Pastels, first of all thank you for picking up this eBook, as it shows your genuine interest in this subject. Why Pastel? Well pastel is easy to learn with proper training which you will be learning from this eBook, it already earned its popularity during Renaissance time, also what’s good with pastel is it comes with a wide variety of colors to choose from, Famous Artists who uses this media are Leonardo Da Vinci, Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt and Vincent Van Gogh. If you may ask, how do I learn this art, it started when I was learning to render Charcoal, as Charcoal was for gray tone values, I asked myself one day, if you know how to use Charcoal, why not learn Pastels? So I decided to add color to my artworks, by learning to use Pastels for my colored artworks, as what I had seen (and also adapt some of their style) in some artist who uses it and earn their living by accepting commissioned works from their clients (it’s not a bad idea if after all if that’s what you are thinking or planning in your life- So my advice to you- “be skillful and confident by learning and practice all the exercises from this eBook”). And by the way if you want to learn how to render using Charcoal after you learned everything from this eBook, check our other Charcoal Titles- Learn How to Draw Portraits of People in Charcoal for the Beginner (Learn to Draw), Learn How to Draw Landscapes In Pencil and Charcoal For The Absolute Beginner (Learn to Draw), Learn How to Draw Portraits of African Animals in Charcoal For the Beginner (Learn to Draw). So be ready with your materials and follow the step-by-step procedures in the exercises. And after that I’m sure at the end you will have Pastel Rendering skills and you will be rewarded for that, but first “have fun doing the exercises”.
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Learn How to Paint Animal Portraits Using Pastels For the Beginner

Author: Paolo Lopez de Leon,John Davidson

Publisher: Mendon Cottage Books

ISBN: 1311030131

Category: Art

Page: 75

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Learn How to Paint Animal Portraits Using Pastels For the Beginner TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction Materials Shaving your Pastels Pastel Storage Various ways to blend using Pastels Additional Techniques: Color Wheel Tips to Remember How to render using Pastels with brush Exercises: The Wolf The Capuchin Monkey The Sugar Glider The Panda Author Bio Introduction: First of all thank you for choosing this eBook as your guide in Pastel Art, This is the Second eBook for the Pastel Art Series The first one is – “Learn How to Paint Portraits of People Using Pastels For the Beginner”, for this Second series we will be drawing and rendering animal fur and it’s specific texture using Pastel. I remember as a kid I admired people who could draw and render animals, with just a pencil strokes, but as years goes by, my love and curiosity for art alone are not enough, so I seek for more ways to inspire me and appreciate art by immersing myself to some other medium, and I found out that pastel can really add something to my animals artwork as it has colors which can give life to your drawing aside from contenting myself from pencil alone. I can assure you that if you try this, you will be amazed with it. So read it from start to finish, the first part is about what to expect in Pastel art, styles and techniques, and a discussion of colors, tips to remember, and how to render Pastel using Brushes, which is the key for rendering and blending Pastels. And by the way if you want to learn how to render using Charcoal after you learned everything from this eBook, check our other Charcoal Titles- Learn How to Draw Portraits of People in Charcoal for the Beginner (Learn to Draw), Learn How to Draw Landscapes In Pencil and Charcoal For The Absolute Beginner (Learn to Draw), Learn How to Draw Portraits of African Animals in Charcoal For the Beginner (Learn to Draw). So be ready with your materials and follow the step-by-step procedures thoroughly in the exercises. And after that I’m sure at the end you will have Pastel Rendering skills and you will be rewarded for that, but first “have fun doing the exercises”.
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You Can Draw!

Pencil and Charcoal Portraits Or "Illarteracy" in America

Author: Lon Haverly

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 141070582X

Category: Art

Page: 200

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Designed as a workbook with over 300 illustrations, it is also a literary essay with a stirring challenge to our society to re-think its perception of art and drawing. This book has something for everyone. It is for the person who thought they could not draw. It is for the beginner who wants to learn. It is for the advanced artist who wants to sharpen his skills. It is for the artist who wants to learn more about portrait drawing. It is for the art teacher who wants to enhance their curriculum. It is for a society that has the wrong idea about art. It is for the public and private art class. It is for people who just want to learn on their own. This book reveals the secrets of a successful portrait artist and shows you step-by-step how he does it. This book introduces Lon Haverly's own line first technique and the primary method of learning to draw. "If you can learn to write, you can learn to draw if given sufficient learning opportunity." "Drawing is an instinctive ability which society must nurture in every human being, just as writing." "We train children to fail in art!"
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How to Draw and Paint Portraits

Learn How to Draw People Through Taught Example, with More Than 400 Superb Photographs and Practical Exercises, Each Designed to Help You Develop Your Skills

Author: Sare Hoggett,Vincent Milne

Publisher: Southwater Pub

ISBN: 9781844769537

Category: Art

Page: 128

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A practical tutorial guide on the technical aspects of drawing and painting portraits, beautifully illustrated with over 400 step-by-step photographs.
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Drawing a Likeness

Author: Douglas R. Graves

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 9780823013586

Category: Art

Page: 176

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Outlines a logical procedure for capturing accurate likenesses of portrait subjects, offering step-by-step advice on how to analyze subjects' features and how to draw portraits using different materials to achieve a wide range of effects
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Drawing with Charcoal for Beginners

Step by Step Guide to Drawing Landscapes - Portraits - Animals

Author: John Davidson,Paolo Lopez de Leon

Publisher: Mendon Cottage Books

ISBN: 1311087834

Category: Art

Page: 247

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Drawing with Charcoal For Beginners Step By Step Guide to Drawing Landscapes – Portraits – Animals Learn to draw with charcoal using familiar items around you and famous wizards. Over 250 pages of examples and steps to follow. You will love the step by step approach by the author to teach how to become an artist using charcoal as a medium to produce life like paintings. TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction Rendering Harry Potter in Charcoal The Basics Sphere Cone Cube Cylinder How to render a Harry Potter with pencils How to Draw a Horse Drawing Horses in Different Poses How to Render a Horse with Pencils Charcoal Painting Rendering the Horse in Charcoal Drawing Materials Rendering Pencil Sphere Cone Cube Cylinder Charcoal Application Drawing an Outline Grid System Drawing and Rendering Landscapes in Charcoal Sahara Desert in Pencil The Chocolate Hills in Charcoal The Lone Tree in Pencil Mountain View in Charcoal Nature’s Path in Pencil Desert Rock Formation in Charcoal The Bridge in Charcoal Tips to Remember Portraits of People in Charcoal Portrait of the Little Girl How to render the Eyes How to render the Nose How to Render the Lips How to Render the Ear How to render the Face How to render the Hair How to render the Gown, Necklace and Earring How to render the Background Portrait of a Young Man Couples Portrait Couples Portrait 2 The Portrait of Grandfather Grant Animals in Charcoal Zebra Giraffe Elephant Baby Chimp Lion Author Bio
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The Practical Guide to Drawing Portraits

Author: Barrington Barber

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1448872197

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 2534

In this easy-to-follow guide, budding artists obtain practical advice in a range of approaches to portraiture. Each portrait teaches young artists something about the way to tackle depicting the features of friends, family members, and acquaintances. Readers learn that each face has an extraordinary ability to show a wide range of expressions and emotions. By changing situations, lighting, and surroundings, they will also discover that there is no limit to the possibilities for expression that drawing portraits offers. A materials checklist is provided, along with valuable guidance in drawing proportions of the head, different ages, features, muscles and bones, details about composition, and production of tones, among other points. Handy Hints are provided throughout the volume to give artists additional helpful tips.
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Drawing Techniques

Pencil, Charcoal and Ink

Author: Giovanni Civardi

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781903975084

Category: Art

Page: 64

View: 1598

Provides instructions on drawing landscapes, portraits, still lifes, figures, flowers, buildings, and trees with pencil, charcoal, and ink.
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