Character Costume Figure Drawing: Step-by-Step Drawing Methods for Theatre Costume Designers / Edition 2

Character Costume Figure Drawing: Step-by-Step Drawing Methods for Theatre Costume Designers / Edition 2

by Tan Huaixiang
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0240811844

ISBN-13: 9780240811840

Pub. Date: 01/29/2010

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Character Costume Figure Drawing will develop your drawing skills to improve your renderings. Not only is this book gorgeous and inspirational, but these comprehensive visual images carefully illustrate—step-by-step—how to successfully render dynamic characters with personality and life. This book presents drawing instruction with detailed

Overview

Character Costume Figure Drawing will develop your drawing skills to improve your renderings. Not only is this book gorgeous and inspirational, but these comprehensive visual images carefully illustrate—step-by-step—how to successfully render dynamic characters with personality and life. This book presents drawing instruction with detailed breakdowns of various types of characters. Maternal? Elderly? Sassy? Sexy? It all starts with body proportion, bone structure, body masses, facial expressions, and the hands and feet. Hats, props, fabrics, and choice of medium are all thoroughly covered to ensure the ability to develop convincing lifelike characters.

  • Includes unique three-step drawing guides that develop the sketch from stick figure to full-blown character
  • Detailed examples of how to draw faces, hands, and feet
  • Learn to draw realistic fabrics in a multitude of colors and textures
  • NEW: Learn to draw your character based on the time period they are from
  • NEW: Learn to draw children and music/dance characters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240811840
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/29/2010
Pages:
350
Sales rank:
612,369
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Drawing the Figure; Creating the Face; Figure and Facial Variations; Hands, Feet, and Accessories; Character Costume Design Creation; Rendering Techniques; Costume Design in Style; Costume Rendering; Gallery

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