Coupon
Drawing for the Beginning Artist : Practical Techniques for Mastering Light and Shadow in Graphite and Charcoal
by Gabriel Martin


Overview -

Master the art of light and shadow, and create beautiful works of art in graphite pencil.

Discover the basic tools and techniques necessary for creating realistic, expressive drawings in graphite pencil. Learn to "see" a subject through the eyes of an artist, first understanding the basics of perspective and proportion, and then observing the play of light and shadow, adding further depth to your drawings using value, contrast, and shading.  Read more...


 
In Stock.

This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 21 copies from $4.06
 
 
 

More About Drawing for the Beginning Artist by Gabriel Martin
 
 
 
Overview

Master the art of light and shadow, and create beautiful works of art in graphite pencil.

Discover the basic tools and techniques necessary for creating realistic, expressive drawings in graphite pencil. Learn to "see" a subject through the eyes of an artist, first understanding the basics of perspective and proportion, and then observing the play of light and shadow, adding further depth to your drawings using value, contrast, and shading. Follow along as each drawing technique is broken down into simple step-by-step projects, from negative drawing and creating atmosphere to adding realism with basic drawing tools, including graphite pencil and charcoal, as well as the subtle introduction of color with pastels and ink. From still life to portraits and landscapes, no subject is left unturned in this thorough guide to drawing, a perfect introduction for the beginning artist.



This item is Non-Returnable.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781633221901
  • ISBN-10: 1633221903
  • Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
  • Publish Date: September 2016
  • Page Count: 128
  • Dimensions: 10.7 x 8.2 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.15 pounds

Series: For the Beginning Artist

Related Categories

Books > Art > Techniques - Drawing
Books > Art > Techniques - Pencil Drawing
Books > Art > Techniques - Life Drawing

 
BAM Customer Reviews