Colored Pencil Artist's Drawing Bible: An Essential Reference for Drawing and Sketching with Colored Pencils

Colored Pencil Artist's Drawing Bible: An Essential Reference for Drawing and Sketching with Colored Pencils

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by Jane Strother
     
 

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Step by step instructions guide you through a range of blending, mark-making, and mixed media techniques to improve your drawing skills, and introduce you to a range of new effects. Over 30,000 copies sold worldwide. Includes a comprehensive guide to color and composition, and all the tools, materials, and techniques you need to capture a range of subjects, from

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Step by step instructions guide you through a range of blending, mark-making, and mixed media techniques to improve your drawing skills, and introduce you to a range of new effects. Over 30,000 copies sold worldwide. Includes a comprehensive guide to color and composition, and all the tools, materials, and techniques you need to capture a range of subjects, from still-life studies to holiday sketching and portraiture. 

This book also includes a gallery of inspirational works from other artists, and an image bank of copyright-free photography mean you can get started straight away. This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to keep handy and reference often. The stylish design of this book, along with the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginners and provides useful tips for more advanced readers.

The Colored Pencil Artist's Drawing Bible describes techniques like hatching, blending, blending with solvents, impressing, sgraffito, burnishing, and more. Other chapters detail how to use complementary colors, and lightening and darkening colors. Directions on composing, and images in a gallery help artists improve their skill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780785823636
Publisher:
Chartwell Books
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Series:
Artist's Bibles Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
554,807
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 8.26(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Jane Strother is an art coach and well-practiced in several mediums. She has written several books about art technique and practices them in her own art which can be seen on exhibition.

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How I can rate the one of Artists Bible Series? Right now I have the project to move on it for the bright light by high ceiling space to draw to design after 46 years and all your bibles are important.