The Complete Book of Drawing and Painting: Essential Skills and Techniques in Drawing, Watercolor, Oil, and Pastel

The Complete Book of Drawing and Painting: Essential Skills and Techniques in Drawing, Watercolor, Oil, and Pastel

by Mike Chaplin
     
 

This comprehensive illustrated guide to the fundamentals of drawing and painting covers everything the budding artist needs to know, from equipment and tools to various drawing and painting techniques with pencil, ink, pastels, watercolors, oils, and more. This book takes beginners through all the basics as they progress toward finding their individual style.… See more details below

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This comprehensive illustrated guide to the fundamentals of drawing and painting covers everything the budding artist needs to know, from equipment and tools to various drawing and painting techniques with pencil, ink, pastels, watercolors, oils, and more. This book takes beginners through all the basics as they progress toward finding their individual style. Full-color illustrations and photographs guide readers step-by-step and offer examples and inspiration. Topics include: types of paper; shading; perspective; composition; light sources; depth; still life; figure drawing; and landscapes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780517227336
Publisher:
Random House Value Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/02/2006
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
9.08(w) x 11.52(h) x 0.72(d)

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