Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear & Easy Guide to Drawing Landscapes & Nature

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear & Easy Guide to Drawing Landscapes & Nature

by Mark Willenbrink, Mary Willenbrink


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Have you ever experienced the peace of walking through the woods or the excitement of a storm gathering on a beach? Artwork provides the ability for us to capture those moments and share them with others.

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner offers a great beginner's course on drawing nature. In their fun and friendly teaching style, Mark and Mary Willenbrink show you how to realistically capture the world around you.

All you need to get started are some simple supplies, basic techniques, and inspiration. From field to forest, beach or mountain, begin with a structural sketch, apply values and textures, and, before you know it, you'll be drawing everything you see. You'll even learn how to render favorite wildlife such as chipmunks, deer and eagles!

  • Follow along with easy step-by-step demonstrations to draw rocks, seashells, butterflies and even more developed nature scenes.
  • Gain a working understanding of key concepts such as perspective, value and composition.
  • Discover simple tools and tips you can use right away to improve your art.
Your artistic journey can be as pleasant as your final destination with drawing instruction meant for everyone.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440323355
Publisher: F+W Media
Publication date: 07/26/2013
Series: Art for the Absolute Beginner
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 332,759
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Mark and Mary Willenbrink are the authors of North Light's Drawing for the Absolute Beginner (2006), Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner (2009), Oil Painting for the Absolute Beginner (2010) and Drawing Portraits for the Absolute Beginner (2012). Mark trained as a commercial artist and worked in advertising, then as a freelance illustrator. He teaches and is a regular contributor to Watercolor Artist magazine. Visit www.shadowblaze.com.

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Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear & Easy Guide to Drawing Landscapes & Nature 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A nice help with drawing everyday nature objects. Not quite for beginners though, I think. This drawing booklet ,however, does require the different kinds of pencils (B2,B4,HB,ect.) for the best drawings.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Can we be freinds