With The Art of Drawing Animals, you can learn to draw realistic pets, horses, wild animals, and more using graphite and colored pencil!
Author: Cindy Smith
Publisher: Walter Foster
Learn to draw a wide variety of cute critters, pampered pets, wild animals, and much more with The Art of Drawing Animals! Featuring an array of adorable pets and majestic wildlife, this book offers simple step-by-step instructions for drawing dozens of incredibly lifelike animals. Inside, five talented professional artists reveal their tricks from the trade for drawing 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 for both graphite and colored pencils, followed by instructions for approaching a drawing, such as building up forms with basic shapes, tracing photos, and using photo references. The inspiring projects are divided into sections by animal type for easy reference and guide readers on making initial sketches and detailed shading to adding finishing touches. As you progress from project to project, you will find a range of helpful topics, such as portraying accurate proportions and creating dynamic compositions. Among the amazing animals you'll learn to draw in realistic detail: Yorkie puppy Giraffe calf Maine Coon cat Appaloosa horse Elephant Kangaroo Rooster Box turtle Packed with beautiful illustrations and expert instruction, The Art of Drawing Animals is a comprehensive and indispensable resource for all artists smitten with the animal kingdom.
Designed for the novice to intermediate illustrators, this book covers everything the budding manga artist needs, from choosing materials to creating your own exciting and innovative characters.
Author: Ben Krefta
Designed for the novice to intermediate illustrators, this book covers everything the budding manga artist needs, from choosing materials to creating your own exciting and innovative characters. The book is divided into a number of sections, all providing essential tips and hints.
More a “how-to-see-it” than a “how-to-do-it” book, this edition explores the disguises and characteristics of shapes and forms in nature, and it examines the visual elements and the relational, moving, and emotive forces that ...
Author: Nathan Goldstein
Publisher: Prentice Hall
More a “how-to-see-it” than a “how-to-do-it” book, this edition explores the disguises and characteristics of shapes and forms in nature, and it examines the visual elements and the relational, moving, and emotive forces that constitute the language of drawing. Clear and objective, this book offers an intensive examination of vital drawing processes and concepts, an in-depth analysis of exceptional drawings by old and contemporary artists, and suggested exercises to enhance the readers' grasp of important measurable and dynamic phenomena. For the art student, the art teacher, the interested amateur, and the practicing artist.
In sketching figures from nature , the slightest indications of them will be sufficient ; if he attempts to produce likeness , it is another branch of the art of drawing , and will require much study of the anatomny of the human head ...
From the Points A , 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , & c . draw right Lines to the principal Points V ; as also a right Line from B to the point of Distance L , and another from a to the point of Distance K. Through the common Intersections draw ...
An excellent reference for students, this book will also help illustrators and commercial artists further develop their own styles.
Author: G. Montague Ellwood
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Excellent reference describes line technique; drawing the figure, face, and hands; humorous illustration; pen drawing for advertisers; landscape and architectural illustration. Drawings by Dürer, Holbein, Doré, Rackham, Beardsley, Klinger, more. 161 figures.