Complete Book Of Drawing : Essential Skill For Every Artist

Author: Barrington Barber
Homepage 9781848375369

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  • : $39.99(AUD)
  • : 9781848375369
  • : Arcturus Publishing
  • : Arcturus Publishing
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  • : 1.361
  • : November 2009
  • : 297mm X 210mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 25.95
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  • : Barrington Barber
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  • : Paperback
  • : 2014
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  • : English
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Barcode 9781848375369
9781848375369

Description

From object drawing and still-life composition, the natural worls and portraiture, to looking at form and shape and assessing styles and techniques, this book is a distillation of the many skills that the aspiring artist needs to develop. As Barrington Barber knows from his many years of both teaching and practising art, it is crucial for you as an individual to find your own style and way of doing things. Uniquely among practical art books, this is what this book provides, by revealing new possibilities and enabling you to look at the world around you with fresh eyes.

Author description

Barrington Barber is a renowned author in the field of teaching drawing skills and a practicing artist. He enjoys a successful career as a commercial illustrator and fine artist and has written and illustrated a wide range of best-selling instructive art books.

Table of contents

Introduction First stages Object drawing and still-life composition The experience of drawing Form and shape Forms of nature Figure drawing and portraiture Styles and techniques Composition Drawing from the masters Index