Mastering the Art of Drawing & Painting Animals

Mastering the Art of Drawing & Painting Animals

by Jonathan Truss, Sarah Hoggett
     
 

Create beautiful studies of a variety of animal subjects, ranging from the familiar sheep and rabbit to more exotic creatures such as an elephant and a lion

Enjoy expert one-on-one tuition with a well-respected wildlife artist, whose work will guide and inspire you to build your own portfolio

Learn techniques for drawing eyes, fur, claws, teeth and scales, with

Overview

Create beautiful studies of a variety of animal subjects, ranging from the familiar sheep and rabbit to more exotic creatures such as an elephant and a lion

Enjoy expert one-on-one tuition with a well-respected wildlife artist, whose work will guide and inspire you to build your own portfolio

Learn techniques for drawing eyes, fur, claws, teeth and scales, with guidance on how to successfully capture the basic shape and the anatomical details, textures and markings that are unique to each animal

Shows how to draw and paint with a range of media, from working with pencils, charcoal and pastels to using ink, gouache, acrylics and oils

Galleries of professional art offer insights into how different effects can be achieved

Features 30 varied and appealing animal projects to follow, from a sleeping cat, a dog playing, a horse galloping and a flock of sheep to a leaping dolphin, a vibrant flamingo, dramatic fighting stags and a delicate butterfly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435138766
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
01/23/2012
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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