The Art of Drawing 2

The Art of Drawing 2

by William F. Powell
     
 

Helpful information on sketching, value, setting up compositions, perspective, and much more

Building on the fundamentals of drawing in pencil learned in The Art of Drawing, artists will enjoy exploring another approach to drawing with William Powell's The Art of Drawing 2. Powell's step-by-step demonstrations for rendering more than a dozen

Overview


Helpful information on sketching, value, setting up compositions, perspective, and much more

Building on the fundamentals of drawing in pencil learned in The Art of Drawing, artists will enjoy exploring another approach to drawing with William Powell's The Art of Drawing 2. Powell's step-by-step demonstrations for rendering more than a dozen subjects in pencil take the aspiring artist from landscapes and animals to flowers and portraits. The author reviews the materials artists will need to get started drawing, then presents each individual lesson with simple instructions in easy-to-follow steps. The book also gives an overview of experimentation with different media, such as charcoal and pen and ink, and valuable information on topics like composition and value sure to be an indispensable reference for every artist's library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600580406
Publisher:
Foster, Walter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Series:
Art of Drawing Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author


William F. Powell is an internationally recognized artist and one of America's foremost colorists. A native of Huntington, West Virginia, Bill studied at the Art Student's Career School in New York; Harrow Technical College in Harrow, England; and the Louvre Free School of Art in Paris, France. His experience as an art instructor includes oil, watercolor, acrylic, colored pencil, and pastel-with subjects ranging from landscapes to portraits and wildlife. Additionally, Bill conducts painting workshops and produces instructional videos that employ unique methods of in-depth presentation and demonstration. Bill holds awards for his technical art, which has been used for major projects, such as space programs and environmental studies. He lives in Temecula, CA.

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