Drawing Faces

Overview

This innovative book is brimming with easy ideas for drawing faces. Simple, step-by-step instructions show you how to create portraits, caricatures and cartoons, using pencils, pens, pastels and paints. There are also lots of different techniques to try, from drawing faces on a computer to paper collage and printing.
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Overview

This innovative book is brimming with easy ideas for drawing faces. Simple, step-by-step instructions show you how to create portraits, caricatures and cartoons, using pencils, pens, pastels and paints. There are also lots of different techniques to try, from drawing faces on a computer to paper collage and printing.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780613753142
  • Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
  • Publication date: 1/1/2002
  • Pages: 64
  • Product dimensions: 8.22 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Table of Contents

Getting started 4
Basic shapes 6
Adding shading 8
Colored pencils 10
Stylized faces 12
Drawing on a computer 14
More computer faces 16
Drawing in pen 18
Drawing side views 20
Combining views 22
Using pastels 24
Dramatic lighting 26
Painting 28
Using acrylics 30
Warm and cold colors 32
Watercolors 34
Cartoons 36
Color contrasts 38
Expressions 40
Distorting faces 42
Caricatures 44
Paper collage 46
Pastel scratch 48
Printing 50
Sculpted faces 54
Different views 57
Techniques and tips 58
Gallery 60
Index and acknowledgements 64
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