Figure Drawing for All It s Worth

Figure Drawing for All It s Worth
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Author: Andrew Loomis
Pages: 204
ISBN: UOM:39015024233713
Release: 1943
Editor: Viking Adult

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A book of fundamentals for an atristic career. Figure drawing presents the broadest opportunity from the standpoint of earning of any artistic endeavor.

Figure Drawing for All It s Worth

Figure Drawing for All It s Worth
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Author: Andrew Loomis
Pages: 204
ISBN: 0857680986
Release: 2011-05-27
Editor: Titan Books (UK)

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"A book of fundamentals for an artistic career"--Jkt.

Figure Drawing for All It s Worth

Figure Drawing for All It s Worth
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Author: Andrew Loomis
Pages: 204
ISBN: OCLC:4112443
Release: 1943
Editor: Unknown

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Drawing Figures in Action

Drawing  Figures in Action
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Author: Andrew Loomis
Pages: 32
ISBN: 1560100095
Release: 1971-01-01
Editor: Walter Foster Pub

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

When youÆre ready to approach movement in your artwork, Figures in Action can help! In this valuable guide, expert Andrew Loomis teaches you the basics of drawing the human figure in action using demonstrations that feature both male and female figures in a variety of poses. He provides a wealth of information for rendering the human form in motion, exploring ways of capturing movement and establishing lines of rhythm with helpful information on proportion and suggesting the ôsweepö of the pose. The author explains a number of drawing methods, including point techniques and brush-and-spatter illusion. This comprehensive guide is a welcome addition to any artistÆs drawing reference library!

Figure Drawing for Artists

Figure Drawing for Artists
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Author: Steve Huston
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781631590658
Release: 2016-06-01
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

How often does an aspiring artist read a book or take a class on drawing the human body, only to end up with page after page of stiff lifeless marks rather than the well-conceived figure the course promised? Though there are many books on drawing the human figure, none teach how to draw a figure from the first few marks of the quick sketch to the last virtuosic stroke of the finished masterpiece, let alone through a convincing, easy-to-understand method. That changes now. In Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count, award-winning fine artist Steve Huston shows beginners and pros alike the two foundational concepts behind the greatest masterpieces in art and how to use them as the basis for their own success. Embark on a drawing journey and discover how these twin pillars of support are behind everything from the Venus De Milo to Michelangelo's Sibyl to George Bellow's Stag at Sharkey's, how they're the fundamental tools for animation studios around the world, and how the best comic book artists from the beginnings of the art form until now use them whether they know it or not. Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count sketches out the same two-step method taught to the artists of DreamWorks, Warner Brothers, and Disney Animation, so pick up a pencil and get drawing.

The Artist s Complete Guide to Figure Drawing

The Artist s Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
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Author: Anthony Ryder
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780770434748
Release: 2014-03-02
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Many of us want to learn “how to draw.” But as artist Anthony Ryder explains, it’s much more important to learn what to draw. In other words, to observe and draw what we actually see, rather than what we think we see. When it comes to drawing the human figure, this means letting go of learned ideas and expectation of what the figure should look like. It means carefully observing the interplay of form and light, shape and line, that combine to create the actual appearance of human form. In The Artist’s Complete Guide to Figure Drawing, amateur and experienced artists alike are guided toward this new way of seeing and drawing the figure with a three-step drawing method. The book’s progressive course starts with the block-in, an exercise in seeing and establishing the figure’s shape. It then build to the contour, a refined line drawing that represents the figure’s silhouette. The last step is tonal work on the inside of the contour, when light and shadow are shaped to create the illusion of form. Separate chapters explore topics critical to the method: gesture, which expresses a sense of living energy to the figure; light, which largely determines how we see the model; and form, which conveys the figure’s volume and mass. Examples, step-by-steps, and special “tips” offer helpful hints and practical guidance throughout. Lavishly illustrated with the author’s stunning artwork, The Artist’s Complete Guide to Figure Drawing combines solid instruction with thoughtful meditations on the art of drawing, to both instruct and inspire artists of all levels.

Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustrators

Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustrators
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Author: David H. Ross
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780385346238
Release: 2015
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For today's in-demand figure artists-comic creators animators, video game artists, concept designers, etc.-it is necessary to be able to quickly draw the human figure in a variety of action-packed poses. In Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustrators, David Ross shows readers how they can master freehand figure drawing without visual reference by using a modern twist on the classic technique of blocking out the human figure as a mannequin. Step-by-step lessons guide aspiring illustrators from basic poses (standing, running, jumping) to extreme motions (throwing punches, high kicking). For on-the-go artists, Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustratorsallows them complete freedom to bring their figures to life at any time.

I d Love to Draw

I d Love to Draw
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Author: Andrew Loomis,Alex Ross
Pages: 121
ISBN: 1781169209
Release: 2014-10-14
Editor: Titan Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"The lost work of American illustration legend Andrew Loomis, published for the very first time. Carefully cleaned and restored from the original manuscript by a team of experts and featuring additional instruction by comic book icon Alex Ross"--Page 4 of cover.

Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing
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Author: Michael Hampton
Pages: 235
ISBN: 0615272819
Release: 2010
Editor: Unknown

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The Joy of Botanical Drawing

The Joy of Botanical Drawing
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Author: Wendy Hollender
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781984856722
Release: 2020-04-07
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A gorgeous, easy-to-follow, and inspiring guide to stunningly realistic botanical drawing that covers everything you need to draw our natural world. Achieve amazingly realistic and vibrant botanical illustrations, from flowers so dazzling you feel as if you might be able to smell them, to tomatoes that look as if they've just been picked from the garden. Wendy Hollender is known for her vivid, detailed, and inspiring illustrations and in The Joy of Botanical Drawing, she helps you take your art to the next level by sharing her perfected techniques through short lessons that start simple, then build on the basics with easy-to-use and clear step-by-step illustrations. Using colored pencils and watercolor pencils, Hollender shows you how to accomplish scientifically accurate botanical portraits of a spiraling pine cone, a spiky chestnut, a fuchsia-tined radish, a graceful morning glory, and many more. From colorful leaves to delicate petals to textured bark and slender stems, The Joy of Botanical Drawing will give you the skills to complete lifelike drawings while also enjoying nature and the mindfulness of a regular drawing practice.

How to Draw Black People

How to Draw Black People
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Author: Malik Shabazz
Pages: 162
ISBN: 0578610469
Release: 2019-12-03
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A drawing instruction book on the topic of Black people and Black culture

Complete Anatomy and Figure Drawing

Complete Anatomy and Figure Drawing
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Author: John Raynes
Pages: 144
ISBN: 0713490365
Release: 2007-07-15
Editor: Anova Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Leading painter John Raynes' new book brings clarity to the anatomy of the human body in relation to the way we draw and paint it. He brings his hallmark technical detail and accessibility to the subject of which he is a leading exponent. An essential book for reference and inspiration, the book provides insight into drawing real people, not just the anatomically 'correct' shapes. All shapes and sizes are covered, from overweight and underweight to heavily pregnant. It shows how an understanding of anatomical form is vital to drawing all types of figures. John also encourages you to be more creative in your figure work. The comprehensive companion is illustrated with over 200 illustrations, many step-by-step, and is divided into four sections : 1. Anatomy: skeleton and muscles. Anatomical drawings to fully explain the body's structure 2. Living Anatomy: surface form. How to use anatomical information to create surface form drawings 3. Figure Drawing: the key aspects. Covers shape, weight, balance and dynamics, structure, light and shade, movement (all with step by steps) 4. Drawing Real People. Covers clothing, character and idiosyncratic shape (all with step by steps) 5. Creativity with the Human Form. Playing with light and shade and creative composition

Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing
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Author: Nathan Goldstein
Pages: 336
ISBN: UOM:39015012234624
Release: 1987
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Appropriate for all beginning and intermediate courses in Art, Basic Drawing, Figure Drawing, or Life Drawing. Providing a concise but comprehensive survey of all matters pertaining to drawing the human figure, this well-illustrated and accurate guide demonstrates the interplay of structure, anatomy, design, and expression in sound figure drawing. This text shows how the integration of these four factors is essential in drawing the figure in a compelling and lucid manner.

Figure Drawing For Dummies

Figure Drawing For Dummies
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Author: Kensuke Okabayashi
Pages: 384
ISBN: 0470465379
Release: 2011-01-31
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Figure Drawing For Dummies appeals to both new art students and veteran artists who find it difficult to proportionally draw the human form. The illustrations and examples in Figure Drawing For Dummies are designed to help readers capture this elusive figure.

Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes

Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes
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Author: William F Powell
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781600582660
Release: 2012-04-30
Editor: Walter Foster Pub

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The follow-up to Color Mixing Recipes for Watercolor offers a robust index of landscape subjects that correspond to the featured color mixing swatches, discussing how color is influenced by the time of day, the angle of the sun and changing seasons.

Expressive Figure Drawing

Expressive Figure Drawing
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Author: Bill Buchman
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9780823033140
Release: 2010
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is an inspiring must-have resource for artists seeking new approaches to drawing the human figure. It features more than 20 fundamental figure drawing exercises. It empowers students and artists of all levels to make progress with the figure beyond their expectations. Throughout the history of art, figure drawing has been regarded as the very foundation of an artist's education and at the centre of the art-making process. In Expressive Figure Drawing , innovative teacher and author, Bill Buchman, explores the idea that the way we draw is a direct expression of our emotions and perceptions.

Hokusai

Hokusai
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Author: Timothy Clark,Roger Keyes
Pages: 352
ISBN: 0500292809
Release: 2017-05-04
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An acknowledged master during his lifetime, Hokusai created sublime works during the last thirty years of his life, right up to his death at the age of ninety. Exhibitions since the 1980s have presented his long career as a chronological sequence. This publication, which will coincide with an exhibition at the British Museum, takes a fresh approach based on innovative scholarship: thematic groupings of late works are related to the major spiritual and artistic quests of Hokusai's life. Hokusai's personal beliefs are contemplated here through analyses of major brush paintings, drawings, woodblock prints, and illustrated books. The publication gives due attention to the contribution of Hokusai's daughter Eijo (Oi), also an accomplished artist. Hokusai continually explored the mutability and minutiae of natural phenomena in his art. His late subjects and styles were based on a mastery of eclectic Japanese, Chinese, and European techniques and an encyclopedic knowledge of nature, myth, and history. Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave draws on the finest collections of his work in Japan and around the world, making this the most important publication for years on Hokusai and a uniquely valuable overview of the artist's late career.

Mastering Drawing the Human Figure

Mastering Drawing the Human Figure
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Author: Jack Faragasso
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780486841243
Release: 2020-04-15
Editor: Courier Dover Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Complete handbook by veteran instructor of the Art Students League, suitable for all: novices, students, professionals. Covers basic structure of head and body, light and shade, conveying action, depicting drapery, more.

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
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Author: Maya Angelou
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780307477729
Release: 2010-07-21
Editor: Random House

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. Sent by their mother to live with their devout, self-sufficient grandmother in a small Southern town, Maya and her brother, Bailey, endure the ache of abandonment and the prejudice of the local “powhitetrash.” At eight years old and back at her mother’s side in St. Louis, Maya is attacked by a man many times her age—and has to live with the consequences for a lifetime. Years later, in San Francisco, Maya learns that love for herself, the kindness of others, her own strong spirit, and the ideas of great authors (“I met and fell in love with William Shakespeare”) will allow her to be free instead of imprisoned. Poetic and powerful, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings will touch hearts and change minds for as long as people read. “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings liberates the reader into life simply because Maya Angelou confronts her own life with such a moving wonder, such a luminous dignity.”—James Baldwin From the Paperback edition.

Fun with a Pencil

Fun with a Pencil
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Author: Andrew Loomis
Pages: 119
ISBN: 0857687603
Release: 2013
Editor: Titan Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Describes a developed method of teaching drawing with the use of circles and lines in illustrations that show step-by-step procedures.