Wildlife Sketching: Pen, Pencil, Crayon and Charcoal

Wildlife Sketching: Pen, Pencil, Crayon and Charcoal

by Frank J. Lohan
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions


For every artist who longs to capture the beauty of nature on paper, here is clear, concise instruction on creating true-to-life drawings. Author Frank Lohan, an experienced teacher, stresses perceptive study and analysis. His numerous examples illustrate how to discover the underlying geometric shapes of natural subjects, and they show how to develop

Overview


For every artist who longs to capture the beauty of nature on paper, here is clear, concise instruction on creating true-to-life drawings. Author Frank Lohan, an experienced teacher, stresses perceptive study and analysis. His numerous examples illustrate how to discover the underlying geometric shapes of natural subjects, and they show how to develop sketches that form the basis of realistic compositions.
Beginning and advanced artists as well as wildlife enthusiasts will appreciate these 600 images of birds, flowers, trees, animals, reptiles, and amphibians. Step-by-step methods, explained in simple terms, offer guidance on selecting tools and materials; creating perspective drawings; employing pencil, pen, and charcoal techniques; and other approaches.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486474571
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
11/18/2009
Series:
Dover Art Instruction Series
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
603,074
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >