Put the WILD in your wildlife art!
Popular artist and best-selling author Lee Hammond shares her secrets for drawing some of the earth's most magnificent animals and the diverse habitats they call home. This guide breaks the challenge down step by step, showing beginners how to instantly improve accuracy in their work and inpiring more experienced artists to achieve the level of heart-beating realism illustrated inside.
- 30 start-to-finish demonstrations feature a wide variety of wild animals and birds, from large cats and raptors to small woodland creatures and reptiles
- Mini-lessons focus on drawing eyes, fur, feathers, antlers and other lifelike textures
- Includes expert tips for evoking the atmosphere of meadows, woodlands, mountains, skies and other natural terrains
- Builds on key skillsincluding Hammond's blended pencil techniquethat make the difference between a simple line drawing and stunning realism
With Hammond's proven techniques and friendly teaching style, you'll soon be able to draw not just the wonderful variety of scenes in this book, but any wildlife moment that touches your heart.
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About the Author
A professional artist and instructor for 20+ years, Lee Hammond has authored and produced 40+ North Light and ArtistsNetwork.TV products. She has owned and operated the Midwest School of Art in Lenexa, Kansas for six years and now has a studio in Overland Park, Kansas where she teaches. She conducts drawing seminars, gives school lectures and mentors nationwide. Visit her website at LeeHammond.com
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Any of Lee Hammond's books are wonderful for self-taught artists or those who want to learn. They all have lesson plans inside for your 1st experience to your last. But, these books are also great for projects on subject matter you like, to keep your skills fresh and even to get new ideas. The book is already a treasure to have, I love it!
I love animals and drawing so it is perfect for me
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