The Drawing Lesson

The Drawing Lesson
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 137
ISBN: 9780385346337
Release: 2016
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An instructional story presented in comic book format, featuring a twelve-year-old boy who learns about drawing and life from an artist he meets in the park.

The Drawing Lesson

The Drawing Lesson
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9780385346344
Release: 2016-07-05
Editor: Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Read This Comic and Start Drawing Today! Nominated for a 2017 Eisner Award For the first time ever, drawing instructor and graphic novelist Mark Crilley brings his easy-to-follow artistic instruction to aspiring artists in the form of a comic book, providing you with a one-of-a-kind how-to experience. In The Drawing Lesson, you’ll meet David—a young boy who wants nothing more than to learn how to draw. Luckily for David, he’s just met Becky—his helpful drawing mentor. Page by page, Becky teaches David (and you!) about the essential fundamentals that artists need in order to master drawing, all in a unique visual format. In panel after panel, Crilley provides lessons on shading, negative space, creating compositions, and more, with accompanying exercises that you can try for yourself. Are you ready to start your drawing lesson today?

Jan Steen

Jan Steen
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Author: John Walsh
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9780892363926
Release: 1996
Editor: Getty Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In The Drawing Lesson, Jan Steen celebrates the art of the painter as teacher, placing his subjects in a familiar Dutch interior. This fascinating study of the painting - a masterpiece of the Museum's collection - examines the individual parts and larger patterns of the work and also recounts Steen's career and a history of the picture itself.

You Can Draw in 30 Days

You Can Draw in 30 Days
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Author: Mark Kistler
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780786727230
Release: 2011-01-04
Editor: Da Capo Lifelong Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Learn to draw in 30 days with Emmy award-winning PBS host Mark Kistler Drawing is an acquired skill, not a talent--anyone can learn to draw! All you need is a pencil, a piece of paper, and the willingness to tap into your hidden artistic abilities. With Emmy award-winning, longtime PBS host Mark Kistler as your guide, you'll learn the secrets of sophisticated three-dimensional renderings, and have fun along the way--in just 20 minutes a day for a month. Inside you'll find: Quick and easy step-by-step instructions for drawing everything from simple spheres to apples, trees, buildings, and the human hand and face More than 500 line drawings, illustrating each step Time-tested tips, techniques, and tutorials for drawing in 3-D The 9 Fundamental Laws of Drawing to create the illusion of depth in any drawing 75 student examples to help gauge your own progress

Creative Form Drawing

Creative Form Drawing
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Author: Angela Angela
Pages: 136
ISBN: 1907359982
Release: 2017-11
Editor: Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Creative form drawing helps children develop hand to eye co-ordination, spatial orientation, observation skills, attention, confident movement, drawing skills and the foundation skills for handwriting. Originally developed by Rudolf Steiner, creative form drawing is used widely in Steiner and Waldorf Schools to enable healthy child development and learning. Form drawing can also be used for helping transform learning difficulties. This books covers the why, what and how of creative form drawing, providing a comprehensive, practical resource for teachers of children aged 6 to 12 years.

Kinderart Born to Create

Kinderart   Born to Create
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Author: Andrea Mulder-Slater,Jantje Blokhuis-Mulder
Pages: 67
ISBN: 0968484808
Release: 1999
Editor: Barrie, Ont. : Mulder Slater

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How To Draw Universe For Kids

How To Draw Universe For Kids
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Author: Drawing for Kids Publish
Pages: 76
ISBN: 1694976521
Release: 2019-09-22
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Do you want to learn how to draw? With this book, it is super easy. We divided learning process into 3 parts. First, you will use grid copy method which will allow you to focus on small piece of image and learn things like proportion. Next, you will try line tracing which will give you more confidence. After that, you can try to draw an image by yourself. This book is perfect for kids who want to learn how to draw.

Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters

Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters
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Author: Robert Beverly Hale
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780770434755
Release: 2014-03-11
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A book whose sales have not diminished but rather increased dramatically since its publication 45 years ago, this bestselling classic is the ultimate manual of drawing taught by the late Robert Beverly Hale, who’s famed lectures and classes at New York City’s Art Student League captivated artists and art educators from around the world. Faithfully producing and methodically analyzing 100 master drawings—including works of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Rodin, Goya, and Rembrandt among others—Hale shows how these artists tackled basic problems such as line, light and planes, mass, position and thrust, and anatomy. With detailed analytical captions and diagrams, every lesson is clearly delineated and illustrated. Throughout, also, is commentary that sheds light on the creative process of drawing and offers deep insight into the unsurpassed achievements of the masters.

Lesson drawing in Public Policy

Lesson drawing in Public Policy
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Author: Richard Rose
Pages: 176
ISBN: STANFORD:36105008570744
Release: 1993
Editor: CQ Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lesson-drawing in Public Policy introduces readers to a novel way of thinking about the familiar problems of public policy. It sets out the crucial questions that must be asked in order to draw logical and empirically sound conclusions from observing experiences in the past, or in other places.

Six Drawing Lessons

Six Drawing Lessons
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Author: William Kentridge
Pages: 187
ISBN: 0674365801
Release: 2014
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Art, William Kentridge says, is its own form of knowledge. It does not simply supplement the real world, and cannot be purely understood in the rational terms of academic disciplines. The studio is where linear thinking is abandoned and the material processes of the eye, the hand, the charcoal and paper become themselves the guides of creativity.

Mark Kistler S Draw Squad

Mark Kistler S Draw Squad
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Author: Mark Kistler
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780671656942
Release: 1988-09-15
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Provides a series of lesson on foreshortening, surface, shading, shadow, density, contour, overlapping, and size, and suggests that daily practice is important for developing one's artistic skills

Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley

Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440324345
Release: 2012-02-08
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It's THE book on manga from YouTube's most popular art instruction Guru! There's more to manga than big, shiny eyes and funky hair. In these action-packed pages, graphic novelist Mark Crilley shows you step-by-step how to achieve an authentic manga style—from drawing faces and figures to laying out awesome, high-drama spreads. You'll learn how a few basic lines will help you place facial features in their proper locations and simple tricks for getting body proportions right. Plus, you'll find inspiration for infusing your work with expression, attitude and action. This is the book fans have been requesting for years, packed with expert tips on everything from hairstyles and clothing to word bubbles and sound effects, delivered in the same friendly, easy-to-follow style that has made Mark Crilley one of the "25 Most Subscribed to Gurus on YouTube." Take this opportunity to turn the characters and stories in your head into professional-quality art on the page! Packed with everything you need to make your first (or your best-ever) manga stories! • 30 step-by-step demonstrations showing how to draw faces and figures for a variety of ages and body types • Inspirational galleries featuring 101 eyes, 50 ways to draw hands, 40 hairstyles, 12 common expressions, 30 classic poses and more! • Tutorials to create a variety of realistic settings • Advanced lessons on backgrounds, inking, sequencing and layout options

Mastering Manga 2

Mastering Manga 2
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781440328404
Release: 2013-09-25
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Level UP and master more manga with YouTube's most popular art instructor, Mark Crilley! It's here! The highly anticipated follow-up to the best-selling Mastering Manga provides everything you need, regardless of your skill-level, to learn how to draw manga like a pro. Graphic novelist and YouTube's most popular art instructor Mark Crilley is back to lead you on your artistic journey. No matter what your experience, Mastering Manga 2 will have you creating manga in no time. You'll master the basics of facial and body proportions as your drawing skills increase to the next level. Clear and easy step-by-step instruction will walk you through the mechanics of how to draw manga. You'll learn to create characters in diverse settings and scenes, as well as a variety of styles. Lessons on background and perspective will help you pull it all together into a full manga story panel. More than 30 step-by-step demonstrations! • Proportion. Learn to draw all types of bodies, faces, ages and ethnicities in profile, from behind, and more, including how to turn a full-sized character into an adorable chibi. • Clothing and body language. Reveal your character's personality through hairstyles, expressions, clothing styles and accessories. • Useful poses. Tweak 16 classic manga poses to make them your own, or follow along with specific step-by-step demonstrations on drawing characters sitting, fighting, kissing and more. • Environments. Create all types of habitats and moods using forest elements, rain, and the effects of water and weather. • Anatomy of a manga panel. Learn how to choose the correct composition, background, depth and balance to create the most effective panel layout for your story. Grab a pencil and learn all the secrets needed to bring your manga story to life!

The Two Pencil Method

The Two Pencil Method
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780399581267
Release: 2018-09-18
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From the best-selling artist and YouTube art instructor, this book features step-by-step lessons that show you how to draw professional-quality portraits, landscapes, travel sketches, and animals using only two ordinary pencils. Great art doesn't have to be expensive. For the cost of a regular graphite writing pencil and an equally ordinary black colored pencil, you can create drawings worthy of framing and displaying. In this straightforward, aspiring artist's guide to rendering a variety of popular subjects with only two pencils, artist and art instructor Mark Crilley presents a direct, approachable, and achievable method for drawing just about anything. The Two-Pencil Method breaks down Crilley's techniques across six chapters of five lessons each. In each lesson, you'll learn how the two-pencil method can add depth and shading, allowing you to create bold and distinctive drawings that go beyond mere sketchbook doodles. The book moves from a primer on drawing basics to step-by-step examples of still lifes, landscapes, animals, travel sketches, and portraits. With each chapter, Crilley's confident and encouraging voice and expert insights demonstrate how to achieve stunning artistic results from the simplest of art materials.

How To Draw Fairy Tale For Kids

How To Draw Fairy Tale For Kids
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Author: Drawing for Kids Publish
Pages: 72
ISBN: 1694320081
Release: 2019-09-19
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Do you want to learn how to draw? With this book, it is super easy. We divided learning process into 3 parts. First, you will use grid copy method which will allow you to focus on small piece of image and learn things like proportion. Next, you will try line tracing which will give you more confidence. After that, you can try to draw an image by yourself. This book is perfect for kids who want to learn how to draw.

Draw with Rob

Draw with Rob
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Author: Rob Biddulph
Pages: 64
ISBN: 0008419116
Release: 2020-07-09
Editor: HarperCollins Children's Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

At home? Wondering what to do? Join thousands of children around the world and #DrawWithRob - staying at home has never been so much fun!

The Portrait of a Lady

The Portrait of a Lady
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Author: Khushwant Singh
Pages: 484
ISBN: 9788184759044
Release: 2009-02-20
Editor: Penguin UK

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

‘A Khushwant Singh short story is not flamboyant but modest, restrained, well-crafted...Perhaps his greatest gift as a writer is a wonderful particularity of description’—London Magazine Khushwant Singh first established his reputation as a writer through the short story. His stories—wry, poignant, erotic and, above all, human—bear testimony to Khushwant Singh’s remarkable range and his ability to create an unforgettable PBI - World. Spanning over half a century, this volume contains all the short stories Khushwant Singh has ever written, including the delightfully tongue-in-cheek ‘The Maharani of Chootiapuram’, written in 2008. ‘Khushwant’s stories enthrall...[He has]an ability akin to that of Somerset Maugham...the ability to entertain intelligently’—PBI - India Today ‘His stories are better than [those of] any PBI - Indian writing in English—Times of PBI - India ‘The Collected Short Stories leaves the reader in a delightful, inebriated trance’—Sunday Chronicle ‘He is not an ordinary short story writer...[Collected Stories] is delightful reading’—Hindustan Times

The Realism Challenge

The Realism Challenge
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Author: Mark Crilley
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780385346290
Release: 2015
Editor: Watson-Guptill

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A captivating, step-by-step guide that teaches artists to draw and paint exact duplicates of common objects, rendered in the trompe l'oeil, hyperrealistic style of artist Mark Crilley's popular YouTube video series. Are You Up to the Challenge? With just watercolors, colored pencils, and white gouache, artist Mark Crilley takes you step-by-step through his process for producing stunning, hyperrealistic recreations of everyday items. Based on Crilley's mega-popular “Realism Challenge” YouTube videos,The Realism Challenge contains thirty lessons demonstrating how to render mirror-like duplicates in the trompe l'oeil tradition of everything from shells, leaves, and candy bars to your very own still life arrangements. Each lesson builds off the previous one, as you'll master essential artistic techniques like creating drop shadows, adding highlights, and building from light to dark. Learn the secrets of one of hyperrealism's biggest stars. Come take . . .The Realism Challenge!

The Art Lesson

The Art Lesson
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Author: Tomie dePaola
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781101654521
Release: 1997-05-19
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Tommy knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. He can't wait to get to school and have real art lessons. When Tommy gets to school and finds out that the art lessons are full of "rules", he is surprised and dismayed. How the wise art teacher finds a way to give Tommy the freedom to create and stay within the "rules" makes a wonderfully perceptive picture book about growing up and keeping one's individuality. Tomie dePaola is the author and illustrator of many beloved books for children, including the Caldecott Honor Book Strega Nona. Fans of all ages will be pleased to hear that The Art Lesson is, in fact, based on the artist's own experiences growing up, and offers a welcome glimpse into his past. This bright picture book is as covered with drawings as the walls of Tommy's parents' and grandparents' houses, and sends an inspirational message to budding artists and individualists. Break out the crayons!

The Giant of Jum

The Giant of Jum
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Author: Elli Woollard
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781509802876
Release: 2015-05-07
Editor: Pan Macmillan

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Fee!" he said, and "Fi!" he said, and "Fo!" he said and "Fum!" Look out children, the Giant of Jum is grumpy and hungry and he's off in search of a tasty snack. And the tastiest of all is a boy called Jack! But Jack and his friends don't see a scary giant, they see a magically tall man - a man who can fetch lost balls and rescue cats from trees! Perhaps this hungry giant is softer than he seems... An incredible rhyming text and a brilliant, big-hearted twist on a classic fairy tale, from the uniquely talented author and poet, Elli Woollard, and award-winning illustrator, Benji Davies. The Giant of Jum also contains an important message for all: don't eat kids, eat cake!