After training as a graphic designer, Barrington Barber went into advertising, working for top agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, before progressing into freelance design and producing illustrations for a range of books and magazines. Currently he combines teaching art with a successful career as a commercial illustrator and fine artist. He has written several books, including The Fundamentals of Drawing and The Fundamentals of Drawing Portraits.
The Fundamentals of Drawing Landscapesby Barrington Barber
Landscapes have for centuries captivated the imaginations of artists. Indeed many of the most stunning works of art are in this genre. For the amateur artist, however, the sheer scope of the landscape can seem daunting. Following the pattern established in his highly successful companion volume on drawing portraits, Barrington Barber shows you that it is easier than it looks. All you need is a willingness to abide by a few simple rules and tot take delight in exploring the myriad possibilities he presents.
The Fundamentals of Drawing Landscapes takes you through every aspect of this stimulating area of art in an informal yet informative style. As well as finding practices and exercises among the 350 illustrations, you will discover examples to emulate and also to use for honing your skills. Everything included in this book will add to the sum of your knowledge and understanding and so help make you a better artist.
Open your eyes and mind and make the world of landscapes your own.
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