Draw 50 Airplanes, Aircraft, and Spacecraft shows artists of all levels how to draw with ease by following simple, step-by-step examples. Celebrated author Lee J. Ames shows you how to render great bodies of machinery, including the ...
Draw 50 Airplanes, Aircraft, and Spacecraft shows artists of all levels how to draw
with ease by following simple, step-by-step examples. Celebrated author Lee J.
Ames shows you how to render great bodies of machinery, including the supersonic
Concorde, the Skyhawk A4D, and the Saturn V rocket, as well as a hot air
balloon, a blimp, and many more.
Ames’s drawing method has proven successful for children and adults of
all ages over the past forty years. The twenty-nine books in the Draw 50 series
have sold more than 5 million copies and have shown artists, from beginning to
advanced levels how to draw everything from animals to airplanes. It’s easy to
command your own fleet of aircraft when it’s done the Draw 50 way.
LEE J. AMES began his career at Walt Disney Studios and taught at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and at Dowling College on Long Island, New York. He directed his own advertising agency and illustrated over 150 books, ranging from preschool picture books to postgraduate texts. A prolific author of more than 30 Draw 50 books, Lee Ames died at the age of 90 in June 2011.
This book will show you a way to draw airplanes, aircraft, and spacecraft. You need not start with the first illustration. Choose whichever you wish. When you have decided, follow the step-by-step method shown. Very lightly and carefully, sketch out step number one...Step number two is added right to step number one, also lightly and also very carefully. Step number three is sketched right on top of numbers one and two. Continue this way to the last step. The last step, and the last step only, should be drawn in firmly.