Basic Drawing Techniques


All artists should possess good drawing skills - and anyone can learn. Richard Box clearly illustrates how to master the basics using a range of simple techniques.
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All artists should possess good drawing skills - and anyone can learn. Richard Box clearly illustrates how to master the basics using a range of simple techniques.
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Unlike most drawing guides, this svelte handbook does not limit itself to black-and-white line drawings but instead devotes a good portion of its pages to color, covering colored pencil, pastel, crayon, and chalks as media. Box (Drawing Step-by-Step) discusses how to mix the colors of a limited palette to produce vibrant drawings. Materials, mark making, tone, texture, and composition are also explained. VERDICT Teens, young adults, and beginning artists of all ages may pick up this guide for quick drawing inspiration.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781844488902
  • Publisher: Search Press, Limited
  • Publication date: 7/1/2013
  • Series: Art Handbooks
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 48
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Richard Box is an artist, a professional embroiderer, and a teacher and lecturer. He has been featured in several craft magazines and is the author of books that include "Drawing Step-by-Step."
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