Artist's Drawing Techniques: Discover How to Draw Landscapes People Still Lifes and More in Pencil Charcoal Pen and Pastel
visión de conjunto:Reseña del editor Master the challenges of drawing on location with this collection of insider know-how and expert tips and techniques. Illustrator architect and international workshop instructor and Urban Sketcher Stephanie Bower has collected 101 of her best insider drawing tips hacks and techniques and shares them in this fully illustrated portable book. Learn shortcuts to getting your perspective right determining your composition and balancing your light and shadow. This book collects many basic drawing techniques into one handy volume: How to draw a great line Using ellipses to draw arches How towers are like wedding cakes The importance of your eye level line in sketching and 97 things more! The book also features beautiful example illustrations from Urban Sketchers around the globe! Whether you are new to sketching or are an experienced artist this book is chock-full of useful practical and clever tips to take your drawing to the next level. The Urban Sketching Handbook series offers location artists expert instruction on creative techniques on-location tips and advice and an abundance of visual inspiration. These handy references come in a compact easy-to-carry format with an elastic band closure-perfect to toss in your backpack or artist's tote. Biografía del autor Stephanie Bower worked as a licensed Architect in New York City before gravitating to professional architectural illustration and concept design. She taught the how-to's of architectural location sketching for over twenty-five years in New York City at Parsons and in Seattle at the University of Washington and Cornish College of the Arts. She has two online sketching classes at Bluprint.com and she travels and teaches perspective and watercolor workshops internationally including at six Urban Sketchers symposiums. People around the world follow her sketches online via Instagram @stephanieabower and Facebook and she is an international blog correspondent for Urban Sketchers. Stephanie is a signature member of the Northwest Watercolor Society. She is the author of The Urban Sketching Handbook: Understanding Perspective (Quarry Books 2016) and co-author of The Urban Sketching Art Pack (Quarry Books 2017).