Figure It Out!: The Beginner's Guide to Drawing People

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Bestselling author Christopher Hart offers easy to follow, step-by-step instructions on how to draw people, faces, and eyes, as well as a variety of different facial expressions, body types, and poses in this beginner’s figure drawing guide. Perfect for kids, teachers, and beginning art students, or as a simple refresher for more experienced professionals, this book gets right down to the basics with practical advice and clear examples to help artists understand accurate ...

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Overview

Bestselling author Christopher Hart offers easy to follow, step-by-step instructions on how to draw people, faces, and eyes, as well as a variety of different facial expressions, body types, and poses in this beginner’s figure drawing guide. Perfect for kids, teachers, and beginning art students, or as a simple refresher for more experienced professionals, this book gets right down to the basics with practical advice and clear examples to help artists understand accurate proportions and the basic line forms of the human body.

Amateur and aspiring artists will quickly learn how to draw the human figure in a variety of shapes and sizes—male and female, ideal and average, in fashion poses and in dynamic action—without the intimidating anatomy lessons that usually accompany figure drawing books. This friendly, accessible, and engaging book will have readers quickly sketching the human form—and having fun while doing it.

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"This entertaining book is aimed at the amateur who simply wants to sketch people. Authored by one of the most prolific and successful cartoon artists, it eschews the bones-and-muscles approach. This should prove popular with the general public." —Library Journal 
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This entertaining book is aimed at the amateur who simply wants to sketch people. Authored by one of the most prolific and successful cartoon artists, it eschews the bones-and-muscles approach. This should prove popular with the general public. Advanced artists should see Harold Stone's Exploring Life Drawing
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781933027807
  • Publisher: Sixth&Spring
  • Publication date: 8/4/2009
  • Series: Christopher Hart Figure It Out!
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 179,126
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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  • Posted May 22, 2012

    It's worth it! :)

    it's easy to understand, you'll learn quickly (it gives great tips) and its fun.

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