Drawing: Space, Form, and Expression / Edition 3

Drawing: Space, Form, and Expression / Edition 3

by Wayne Enstice, Melody Peters
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0130981133

ISBN-13: 9780130981134

Pub. Date: 04/02/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This highly-readable book describes the basic fundamentals of drawing in terms of spatial organization, three-dimensional form, and expressive value. Its portfolio of old and new masterworks allows the reader to compare and contrast these exemplary visual models, and the accompanying written descriptions clearly explain the works presented.

This book covers such

Overview

This highly-readable book describes the basic fundamentals of drawing in terms of spatial organization, three-dimensional form, and expressive value. Its portfolio of old and new masterworks allows the reader to compare and contrast these exemplary visual models, and the accompanying written descriptions clearly explain the works presented.

This book covers such topics as three-dimensional drawing and the picture plane; two-dimensional drawing, positive and negative shape, and ambiguous space; shape, proportion, and layout; the interaction of drawing and design; linear perspective; form in space; form in light; subject matter; expression; using color; drawing the human figure; and visualization.

For creatives in the field of fine arts, graphic artists, and illustrators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130981134
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/02/2003
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
379
Product dimensions:
8.23(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.
1. The Three-Dimensional Space of a Drawing.
2. The Two-Dimensional Space of a Drawing.
3. Shape, Proportion, and Layout.
4. The Interaction of Drawing and Design.
5. Linear Perspective.
6. Form in Space.
7. Form in Light.
8. Subject Matter: Sources and Meanings.
9. The Form of Expression.
10. Using Color in Drawing.
11. Drawing the Human Figure.
12. Visualizations: Drawing Upon Your Imagination.
13. Portfolio of Student Drawings.
14. Portfolio of Contemporary Drawings.
Glossary of Media.
Glossary of Terms.
Index.

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