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BOOAH11 ART HANDBOOK - LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOUR - SMITH. Lively skies, misty woodlands, country lanes, quiet harbours and soft reflections - these and more are presented by well-known artist Ray Campbell Smith as he shows how to capture the freshness and beauty of watercolours in his own distinctive style. He explains all his techniques clearly, from the initial planning and composition of a picture, to choosing colours, applying washes and capturing the glorious subtlety and glow of nature. Dry brush work, splayed brushwork and wet-in-wet are all included, with clear and helpful text accompanied by inspirational paintings and over 50 step-by-step demonstrations. Whatever your skill level, you will be able to develop your own style with this informative, richly-illustrated book. 0 Login For Price
BOOAH5 ART HANDBOOK - BASIC DRAWING TECHNIQUES. This book explores line, tone and colour using numerous step-by-step illustrations and many finished drawings. Using nature as inspiration, the author shows the reader how to interpret subjects in a personal and individual way - from drawing trees in the landscape to representing the beauty of a mass of flowers. 3 Login For Price
BOOAH6 ART HANDBOOK - PERSPECTIVE. This book provides a clear and practical guide to perspective in painting. Starting with the basic geometry used to draw buildings, the author explains the perspective of circles, shadows and reflections. Using watercolour paintings, the author shows how tone and colour can be used to create a feeling of depth. 2 Login For Price
BOOAH9 ART HANDBOOK - DRAWING TREES - D.JOHN-NAYLOR. Denis John-Naylor creates wonderful drawing of trees, leaves and seeds. He discribes the techniques he uses, such as shaping a pencilend to make just the right mark, building up a pattern of light and dark, sketchiing in pencils and pens. Angles are measured, proportions, impressing grooves are also described. He shows you how to lift out tone using a putty eraser. Four demonstrations show how to use these techniques to create tree drawing from a detailed study of an oak leaf to a huge sequoia. 0 Login For Price
CL07257 *CREATE TEXTURES IN PEN&INK 0 Login For Price
CL13913 *ULTIMATE GUIDETO COLORED PENCILS 0 Login For Price
CL20255 *AN ILLUSTRATED JOURNEY. An Illustrated Journey captures the world through the eyes of 40 talented artists, illustrators and designers. You'll experience the wonder of seeing familiar sights through a fresh lens but, more important, you'll be inspired to set pen to paper and capture your own vistas.The wonderful artists in this book want you to see the world through their own eyes, whether it be a Burmese temple, a Tuscan palazzo or the parking lot of the local Costco. They want to stop and drink it in, refresh their eyes, dismiss preconceptions and replace them with wonder. And the only things they needed to do that were a pen and a sketchbook. 3 Login For Price
CL23355 *DRAWING NATURE FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER 0 Login For Price
CL38346 *DRAWING COMPLETE QUESTION & ANSWER HANDBOOK. This is a complete and innovative practical guide by Trudy Friend that offers artists simple solutions to common drawing problems in a unique question and answer format. Answers are presented through clearly annotated pictures and easy-to-follow technique demonstrations. It provides detailed solutions for all the most common drawing problems including rendering trees accurately, drawing figures from life and how to recreate animal fur and feathers. It focuses solely on graphite to provide clear and comprehensive answers for all the key drawing questions. 1 Login For Price
SP10764 MANGA - THE MEGA GUIDE BY Samantha Gorel. A complete course in drawing emotive and accurate figures in the distinctive manga style.The big book to start you drawing manga-style. A fantastic book that is absolutely packed with clear information and instructions on drawing figures in the manga style, whether you're a seasoned comic artist or just picking up a pencil for the first time.This book takes a practical approach to cover a huge field. Working from the absolute basics through drawing, inking and leading on to multiple different colouring media, it provides a complete course in manga figures. 2 Login For Price
SP10788 MANGA NOW; HOW TO DRAW ACTION FIGURES. Written by high-profile manga artist Keith Sparrow, this comprehensive guide to drawing action manga will help readers to stop dreaming and start drawing! With easy-to-follow instruction and inspiring images, this book contains key manga basics followed by 20 action-packed step-by-step pin-ups.Written and illustrated by manga artist Keith Sparrow, this comprehensive and inspiring guide starts with an introduction to manga basics, showing you how to create the ideal workspace, how to overcome fear of a blank page, and how to draw all the elements you'll need, from hands and eyes to perspective and light and shade. The book then guides you step by step through 20 exciting, action-packed pin-ups allowing you to explore a range of poses, characters and perspectives. Follow the step by steps and the basic techniques to build up your confidence and before you know it you'll be creating your own action drawings and characters! 0 Login For Price
SP10795 DRAWING MASTERCLASS- CLOTHED FIGURES. Including numerous step by step projects and a diverse collection of inspirational examples, this book will help you master the clothed figure. Whether you want to draw a beloved close relative or a characterful passer-by, Lucy Swinburne's new book explains the techniques and materials clearly, simply and effectively. Master your art.* Step-by-step projects to help you test and improve your skills * Guidance on proportions, pose and character * Develop an eye for lighting, clothing and drapery 1 Login For Price
SP10931 DRAWING MASTERCLASS - TREES BY Denis John-Naylor. This high level drawing series showcases the work of renowned artists and shares their expertise so that those committed to excellent drawing can hone their skills, and beginners can find inspiration and detailed advice. Each title covers the history of drawing and the materials and techniques used, and includes beautiful step by step projects.In this essential addition to the Drawing Masterclass series, Denis John Naylor shows how he creates his extraordinary tree studies, from first marks made on paper to finishing touches. Denis's method is based on close observation, and here shows how to develop drawing skills as you learn techniques such as line and tone, circular toning and layering, measured drawing and creating shape, form and texture. There are detailed studies of boles, branches, leaves, bark, roots and more. Seven beautiful demonstrations show step by step how to create breathtaking drawings of this popular subject.-A true masterclass in observation and drawing skills-In-depth advice from a renowned expert-7 beautiful step-by-step projects-Packed with extraordinary tree studies to inform and inspire 0 Login For Price
SP11259 HOW TO DRAW - MANGA BOYS Yishan Li. 28 different characters, poses and expressions that offer a dynamic selection of Manga-style male figures. Drawing boys is a very popular subject within the manga genre and this book is perfect for anyone seeking to learn the basics of creating these delightful characters. 0 Login For Price
SP11266 HOW TO DRAW - MANGA GIRLS Yishan Li. 28 different characters, poses and expressions that offer a dynamic selection of Manga-style female figures. Drawing girls is a very popular subject within the manga genre and this book is perfect for anyone seeking to learn the basics of creating these delightful characters. Suitable for adults and children of all ages and abilities. 2 Login For Price
SP12317 UNDERSTANDING HUMAN FORM & STRUCTURE G.CIVARDI. A basic understanding of anatomy is required by any serious artist who wishes to depict the human body effectively: one must be able to not only see the form; but also to understand what it is comprised of. With an in-depth study of morphology, proportions, muscles, joints and bone structure; Civardi ultimately breaks down this complex drawing process into simple anatomical sections consisting of the head, torso, arms and legs. Combining his artistic and scientific expertise, he teaches the reader how to depict the human form in the most convincing way.Expert techniques and instruction from world renowned life drawer Giovanni Civardi. Easy-to-follow guides and accompanying sketches for every technique. Includes a fantastic variety of inspirational drawings from the artist. 1 Login For Price
SP12607 BOTANICAL DRAWING-Penny Brown. A definitive artists guide to drawing detailed and accurate plants, flowers and other vegetation in pencil.This book provides a thorough and expert guide to the subject of botanical drawing, through detailed text, examples of the authors own studies, short exercises and larger projects. Penny Brown produces traditional botanical drawings primarily rendered in pencil.The book touches on the history of botanical drawing, the rules and practicalities, and includes an accessible, basic study of botany for the absolute beginner. From creating an initial line drawing to adding tone and then creating more complex compositions, Botanical Drawing is a detailed study of the practice for anyone wishing to explore the subject in great depth, led by an expert artist. 0 Login For Price
SP12768 THE PERSPECTIVE WORKBOOK SEE IT DRAW IT. Perspective is an essential skill for anyone who wants to draw or paint in any genre and in any medium. Matthew Brehm teaches you how to understand and apply this intuitive skill in this wonderful reference book, packed full of exercises and a unique image quiz to practice putting your observational skills to the test. By the end of the book you will be able to apply perspective without a ruler or drafting table! There is also a 30-page workbook to hone your skills.This is a hands-on guide to learning to draw in perspective. It is partly about learning to draw a set of straight lines that meet at a point. And partly about learning to look at what is around you, and spot where those invisible straight lines might be located. By the time you get to the end of the book, you will understand how perspective works and be able to apply it intuitively. The whole concept will feel like a sixth sense. And you can get on with being creative.A hands-on guide to learning to draw in perspective from the artist and architect Matthew Brehm 0 Login For Price
SP12799 FIGURE DRAWING-A COMPLETE GUIDE. An extensive guide to figure-drawing, from full body sketches to close-up details, by a master artist.This is an essential guide for anyone particularly interested in figure drawing, and includes in-depth studies of human anatomy by master artist Civardi. Civardi's technical advice and practical tips, accompanied by his own outstanding drawings, make this an invaluable resource for any portrait artist. 0 Login For Price
SP12966 BOOK - BIRD ART- ALAN WOOLLETT. A complete masterwork in drawing realistic birds with graphite and coloured pencils. Few creatures symbolise the beauty of the natural world better than birds. Their delicacy, poise and power combine to create an irresistible subject for the artist. In this his first book, award-winning artist Alan Woollett captures perfectly, in breathtaking detail, the exquisite beauty of birds in their natural environments using graphite and coloured pencils, often combining both media in the same composition. More than a teaching guide, this book is a sumptuous source of ideas and inspiration that covers everything from observing birds in the wild to photography, composition and setting. With clear, step-by-step demonstrations and projects to work through as well as numerous examples of the author's stunning artworks, this book represents a true masterclass in the art of drawing birds. 1 Login For Price
SP13093 HOW TO DRAW-FANTASY CREATURES J.McCARTHY. Learn how to draw vampires, fairies, dragons and monsters using this fun and easy step-by-step method. Starting with simple shapes, popular artists show how easy it is to develop circles, rectangles, squares and ovals into an exciting selection of fantastical creatures. If you have never drawn before, this is definitely the book for you and there is a lot here to inspire more experienced artists too. Over 130 step-by-step drawings. 1 Login For Price
SP13215 DRAW AND PAINT ANIMALS WITH EXPRESSION M.Kruijt. Your one-stop guide to bringing life and expression to your artwork of animals.Marjolein Kruijt's deep and abiding love of animals is obvious in this book, which will teach you the technical aspects of drawing domestic and wild animals, such as different breeds of dog and cat, and long and short fur. In addition, it will help you to capture their inner nature. 1 Login For Price
SP13420 HOW TO DRAW - BABIES AND CHILDREN S.Hodge. Teaches how to draw babies, toddlers and young children in extremely easy step-by-step stages.This easy-to-follow book by Susie Hodge shows you how to draw babies, toddlers and children in easy step-by-step stages. Susie Hodge includes a wonderful selection of ages and poses, from sleeping babies to little ballerinas. Even absolute beginners will be able to create great drawings following these illustrations. 1 Login For Price
SP13437 HOW TO DRAW - MANGA ANIMALS - Yishan Li. Animals are a popular subject within the manga genre, and this book is perfect for anyone seeking to learn the basics of creating these amazing creatures. The reader can choose from 28 different manga animals, all full of character and in a range of dynamic poses, including a dog, panda, fox, chameleon and penguin. Each drawing is developed in eight easy stages from a rough sketch of the basic shapes through to the finished, coloured drawing, making this book suitable for adults and children of all ages and abilities. -1 Login For Price
SP13444 HOW TO DRAW - MANGA CHIBIS Yishan Li. 28 different characters, poses and expressions that offer a dynamic selection of manga chibi figures. Chibis are a fun subject to explore, with large eyes, tiny bodies and very expressive emotions. This is a genre perfect for anyone seeking to learn a simpler form of manga and the basics of creating these delightful characters. 1 Login For Price
SP13918 THE SKETCHING AND DRAWING BIBLE - M.SCOTT. The Sketching & Drawing Bible: An Essential Reference for the Practising Artist. Marylin Scott presents her complete guide to drawing media, from pencils and charcoal to pastels and coloured inks. She provides over 100 step-by-step demonstrations showing ways of tackling tricky subjects. You will learn how to achieve exciting and unusual effects by combining two or more drawing media and there are over 100 step-by-step demonstrations showing ways of tackling tricky subjects. There are also tips from the author on how to professionally present your work and get it into the marketplace. 0 Login For Price
SP14175 QUICK and LIVELY URBAN SKETCHING K. Meier-Pauken. A practical guide to creating quick urban sketches full of life, movement and expression . Written by Klaus Meier-Pauken, an expert in urban sketching.Teaches the reader to create quick, animated drawings that are full of life and expression. Whether the reader is looking to discover their own sketching style, or to build on existing knowledge, the practical exercises will get them thinking, and the extensive collection of the authors work will inspire them.Divided into seven lessons: tools, colour, composition, bringing a sketch to life, urban life, landscapes and human subjects - each contains learning objectives and tips to hone technique. Decide how strong or detailed to make linework; when to use pencil or ink; how much colour to use, and where; how to successfully compose an image and use perspective to bring it to life; how to use contrast; how to incorporate detail. In a time when most people have a camera to hand at all times, the question of why we sketch is ever more relevant. A sketch cannot capture a scene with perfect accuracy instead, it is about something more. We sketch to capture an impression, record a feeling, create a personal interpretation; sketching is an act of personal expression 1 Login For Price
SP14274 DRAWING HANDS & FEET - EDDIE ARMER. A comprehensive course on the techniques and anatomical understanding involved in drawing hands and feet.An essential guide to what is regarded as a challenging subject, this book will simplify and inspire artists to approach drawing hands and feet with precision and confidence.Eddie Armer presents a comprehensive course that will guide the artist through everything from which drawing materials to use, through to mastering proportion, perspective, light and shade. The result will be the accurate portrayal of hands and feet at rest, in motion and performing intricate tasks in a variety of different poses. With his experience, knowledge and love of the subject, Eddie will teach you how to understand the underlying anatomy of the subjects and the whole drawing process with helpful tips and advice, exercises and projects.This is an exhaustive, must-have book, a true masterclass from a true master of the medium, that will inspire any artist who wants to create realistic and characterful drawings of hands and feet. 0 Login For Price
SP14557 DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER-C.Massey. The author, Carole Massey, is an accomplished artist with many years experience of teaching and demonstrating, and even the most hesitant of beginners will soon pick up the skills and techniques needed to start drawing. The book is a complete drawing course, designed to help you progress from simple techniques such as lines, circles, squares and ellipses through to capturing landscapes, figures and buildings. There are numerous simple step-by-step demonstrations as well as larger projects, and outline tracings are provided of the more complex drawings that you can transfer straight onto your paper, if you wish to use them. Most of the artworks in the book are created using pencil, but the author also uses ink, ballpoint pen, pastel pencil and watersoluble pencils to encourage you to experiment with other media too. By the end of the book, you will have learnt all you need to know to take your drawing skills further and become an accomplished artist in your own right. 1 Login For Price
SP14731 How To Draw PEOPLE SIMPLE STEPS- S.HODGE. Over 130 step-by-step drawings capturing all the elements on the human form. Uses material from the popular How to Draw series.A fantastic compilation of Susie Hodges popular How to Draw titles, instructing the reader on how to draw all aspects and variations of the human form. From features like hands and faces, through to different ages and people on the go, this invaluable guide breaks down the drawing process into easy steps. Well-known artist Susie Hodge shows how easy it is to use simple shapes to create professional-looking drawings of people.This is a perfect book for budding artists wanting to learn how to draw the human form, and for the more experienced looking for a variety of subjects to inspire. By Susie Hodge 0 Login For Price
SP14779 ENCYCLOPEDIA OF COLOURED PENCIL TECHNIQUES. A new edition of a comprehensive guide to colouring pencil techniques, with step-by-step illustrated instructions and a useful extensive list of tools and materials.In this new edition of the indispensable and easy-to-use guide, readers can discover the art of coloured pencils and improve their drawing skills with these fully updated instructions. Step-by-step directions will guide them through a range of blending, mark-making and mixed media techniques to build on their drawing abilities and introduce them to a range of new effects. This book includes a comprehensive guide to colour and composition, and all the tools, materials and equipment the reader will need to capture a range of subjects, from still-life studies to holiday sketching and portraiture. A gallery of inspirational works from other artists and an image bank of copyright-free photographs will both inspire readers and help them to get started straight away. -1 Login For Price
SP14922 DRAWING BIRDS - Andrew Forkner. This book is an expert guide to producing beautiful lifelike drawings of birds in their natural habitat. Artists of all interests will find a lot to inspire them in this detailed, practical and beautiful guide on drawing birds. The book includes sections on materials, basic techniques and reference gathering, as well as how to draw the key features of birds such as beaks, eyes, claws, wings and feathers. A special section focuses on birds in flight, and this is followed by chapters on the main bird groups including: Waders and water birds, Wildfowl, Birds of prey, Owls, Garden and woodland birds, Seabirds and Game birds.Each chapter covers the techniques specific to the group as well as numerous examples and a full step-by-step demonstration. The absence of colour means that Andrew uses other aspects such as pattern, shading and shape to give his paintings life and interest. Written for artists who wish to apply their skills to drawing birds, as well as experienced artists who want to improve their drawing skills, this is an expert guide to producing exquisitely rendered, lifelike drawings of birds in their natural habitats and nothing could be more inspirational than Andrew s accurately observed and truly beautiful drawings. 1 Login For Price
SP15127 THE FIELD GUIDE to DRAWING and SKETCHING ANIMALS. Artist Tim Pond's lively and engaging book fuses science with art, providing you with the skills, techniques and knowledge you need to create sketches of animals filled with life and movement.Tim shows you how to observe and draw animals in zoos, farms, wildlife parks and aquariums, teaching you some fascinating facts about the animals along the way and ultimately bringing you closer to nature.One of the challenges with sketching wildlife is that animals are constantly moving. However, having some basic understanding of biology can help you capture the form, movement and ultimately the spirit of the animal in question. This combination of scientific knowledge and practical guidance is key to creating lively drawings and Tim's ability to convey this in an accessible and engaging way makes this a unique and inspiring guide. 0 Login For Price
SP15318 DRAWING using GRIDS-PORTRAITS with CHARACTER. The go-to drawing guide for quick, easy and expressive portraiture.From world-renowned artist Giovanni Civardi, this highly practical guide uses the traditional grid technique to make the process of creating a characterful portrait drawing both simple and accessible. Starting from a photograph, Civardi shows you how to create an accurate pencil sketch of the subject by overlaying a grid and transferring the image one square at a time. The drawing is then rendered in easy stages to create a finished portrait. Even the most complex of subjects can be broken down into easy steps using this method, and by following the numerous, step-by-step exercises the reader will very soon be producing highly detailed drawings based on photographs of their own. 0 Login For Price
SP15325 DRAWING using GRIDS-PORTRAITS Babies and Children. The go-to drawing guide for quick, easy and impressive child portraiture.From world-renowned artist Giovanni Civardi, this highly practical guide to drawing babies and children uses the traditional grid technique to make the drawing process both simple and accessible.Starting from a photograph, Civardi shows you how to create an accurate pencil sketch of the subject by overlaying a grid and transferring the image one square at a time. The drawing is then rendered in easy stages to create a finished portrait. Even the most complex of subjects can be broken down into easy steps using this method, and by following the numerous step-by-step exercises the reader will very soon be producing highly detailed drawings based on photographs of their own. 0 Login For Price
SP16056 DRAWING HUMAN ANATOMY. A beautifully visual and informative guide to drawing the human form.From the bestselling, world-renowned artist Giovanni Civardi comes this latest edition of his concise guide to drawing the human form.To become a successful artist in figure drawing, it is essential to understand the inner workings of the human body. In Drawing Human Anatomy, Civardi breaks down the body into its component parts and examines the skeletal, muscular and articular systems, enabling the reader to create anatomically correct drawings of the human form. Beginning with easy-to-follow notes on bone structure, movement and muscle structure, along with practical hints on life drawing, the book explores our inner mechanics through careful analyses and diagrams. These are accompanied by numerous examples of Civardi s outstanding drawings, making this an invaluable resource for artists of all abilities. 0 Login For Price
SP16247 HOW TO DRAW-FARM ANIMALS SUSIE HODGE. Learn how to draw all kinds of farm animals using this fun and easy step-by-step method. Starting with simple shapes, Susie Hodge shows you how easy it is to develop circles, rectangles, squares and ovals into an exciting selection of animals and birds including sheep, ponies, pigs and piglets, turkeys, hens, cows and ducks. If you have never drawn before this is definitely the book for you, and there is a lot here to inspire more experienced artists too. 0 Login For Price
SP16803 FANTASTIC DRAGONS AND HOW TO DRAW THEM. Interactive sketchbook-journal by renowned fantasy artist Tom Kidd, helping you master the art of drawing dragons.Delve deep into the magical world of Tom Kidd, and learn to draw and the fascinating, beautiful and dangerous species that wander through it: dragons. Tom Kidd will help you master the art of sketching and illustrating these fire-breathing beasts through his how-to-art exercises, accompanied by his fascinating advice and the techniques used by professionals like himself to draw these mystical creatures. In addition, a stunning visual library is included, breaking down the basic outlines and features of the dragon anatomy from scales and wings to talons and teeth.From there, morph this precious-looking book into your very own sketchbook-journal and record and design your own fierce creations on the interactive pages inside. Stick and paste inspiring photographs and drawings onto the pages, work little sketches onto the plain sheets, and paint the amazing minute details that appear on your fierce serpent's form - this will be your personal and ultimate notebook journaling your dragon adventure. If you're nervous about drawing freehand dragons right away, helpful bound-in templates are included for you to scan or trace while you build your confidence.With dozens of imaginative illustrations to inspire, discover the captivating world of dragon art and create an inky keepsake of these legendary creatures to treasure and share. 1 Login For Price
SP16834 URBAN SKETCHING STEP BY STEP-Klaus Meier-Pauken. The next inspiring instalment by artist and architect Klaus Meir-Pauken, showing you how to sketch our industrial, hustling, urban world. Join the growing movement of reactionary artists and learn how to capture our fast-paced world in this inspiring book by popular artist and author, Klaus Meier-Pauken. With useful advice on the basic materials needed, Urban Sketching Step by Step then moves on to honing essential drawing techniques from tone and colour to perspective and composition.The huge collection of creative exercises will help you build your skills, see your surroundings with a new artistic eye and draw lively sketches of your city or town that reflect its character.Whether you are looking to discover your own sketching style, or to build on your existing knowledge, this book is packed with material to get you creating your own dynamic works of art. 1 Login For Price
SP16889 FANTASTIC CREATURES- AND HOW TO DRAW THEM. Interactive sketchbook-journal by renowned comic book artists and illustrator Kev Walker, helping you master the art of drawing 30 beasts inspired by folklore and literature.Delve deep into a magical world of Kev Walker, and learn how to draw 30 fascinating, beautiful and curious creatures that wander through it. A renowned comic book artist and illustrator, Kev Walker will help you master the art of sketching and illustrating a collection of marvellous beasts through his how-to-art exercises, accompanied by his fascinating advice and the techniques used by professionals like himself. From elementals that stalk you at night or the beasts that lurk beneath the water to the sand creatures that wander the lonely deserts of North Africa, there is a whole world of terrifyingly beautiful monsters to learn of and inspire you. Find stunning finished illustrations along with exciting ideas, hints, and practical lessons on how to recreate the monster yourself, including suggestions for adding movement and texture.From there, morph this precious-looking book into your very own sketchbook-journal and record and design your own fierce creations on the interactive pages inside. Stick and paste inspiring photographs and drawings onto the pages, work little sketches onto the plain sheets, and paint the amazing minute details that appear on your own beast's form - this will be your personal and ultimate notebook journaling your dark adventures.With dozens of imaginative illustrations to inspire, discover this captivating bestiary now and create your own inky keepsake of these legendary creatures to treasure and share. -1 Login For Price
SP17251 The Graphic Novelists Guide to Drawing Perspective. Everything you need to know about drawing perspective for comic books, from beginner graphic novel artists and upwards. Become the best comic book artist ever! Graphic novelist Dan Cooney will show you how to draw credible perspective from any point of view for your own stories, from creating convincing backgrounds to capturing the right angle of the characters that inhabit your world. This isn't your regular instructional book on perspective; it's a journal with proper guidance and relevant exercises on drawing scenes for the context of storytelling: practical demonstrations, an interactive workbook with grids to fill in, and inspiring artwork to complete specially designed by Daniel, makes the development of your sketching skills and the drawing mechanics needed for your storytelling an enjoyable, progressive experience. It's all here: the behaviour of light and its importance for drawing from imagination, the concepts of composition, visually engaging characters and environments, perspective (of course) and using references to create fantastic work from unique camera angles. Discover everything you need to know about drawing perspective and bring your ideas to the drawing board with confidence, in this book that will inspire graphic novel artists and storytellers from beginners upwards. 1 Login For Price
SP17534 BEGINNERS GUIDE to LIFE DRAWING-E.ARMER. Life drawing is not only about learning to draw the body accurately; it also teaches you to translate our complex three-dimensional world... to the confines of a sheet of paper. Improve your drawing skills and learn how to observe the human form with this simple practical course.By applying a few basic rules, the shape of a body can be both accurately and artistically captured in as little as two minutes, using only a small selection of artist's materials.Feel encouraged as you start your life-drawing journey by accomplishing an effective, straightforward pose, formed across a few straight lines and drawn with a standard pencil. Then, work with ease through each of Eddie's beautifully drawn projects to tackle fundamental methods for sketching, designed to steadily introduce you to invaluable techniques that will bring your work to the next level.Every project includes fully-illustrated step by steps and helpful advice on the drawing method used. Pore over the accompanying gallery of stunning pieces by Eddie at the end of the chapter, showing examples of the demonstrated technique and providing inspiration for your own poses and style, once you've built your confidence.From line, tone and shade through to positioning, drawing hands, feet and faces, this is the ultimate guide to learning to draw the body. 1 Login For Price
SP18739 ADDIDICTIVE- ARTIST SKETCHBOOK 2 Login For Price
SP19248 HOW TO DRAW CUTE HEROES-DAWN MacDONALD 0 Login For Price
SP59177 LOVE YOUR CREATIVE SPACE by LILO BOWMAN 2 Login For Price
SP75091 THE ART OF DRAWING - PORTRAITS Giovanni Civardi. A practical easy-to-follow guide, which shows how to observe and draw portraits of children and adults - and how to capture a likeness.The artist covers all the important techniques including anatomy, proportions of the face, creating realistic features, using tone, formal and informal portraits, and more. Step-by-step demonstrations accompany simple exercise and a gallery of original pictures. Over 100 clear drawings showing how best to interpret and capture a likeness. Includes step-by-step demonstrations and detailed advice on drawing facial features. 0 Login For Price
SP81866 THE ART OF DRAWING - LIGHTandSHADE GiovanniCivardi. A practical easy-to-follow guide, which shows how to observe and draw light and shade. Giovanni Civardi shares his great expertise in drawing light and shade, beginning with the basics of drawing simple 3D shapes. There are sections on shadows and cast shadows, simplifying tone, methods of shading, form and relief, composition, the perspective of shadows and many more. We also learn a little bit about how light and shade have been used thoughout the history of art. Finally the artist shows through his own superb drawings how the techniques and principles learned can be put into practice.Includes step-by-step demonstrations and clear instructions on using light and shade to create what you see. 1 Login For Price
SP83266 HOW TO DRAW - FLOWERS Janet Whittle. From simple shapes to realistic drawings in easy stages. If you want to learn how to draw beautiful flowers, start here and now. Even absolute beginners will be able to create pictures to be proud of following this clear step-by-step technique.If you have never drawn before you will love the simple approach to drawing flowers in this easy-to-follow book. Janet Whittle includes a great range of flowers, including poppies, fuchsias, geraniums, tulips, water lilies, sunflowers, daffodils and many more. Discover the delights of creating your own floral pictures with this invaluable book. Extremely simple step-by-step drawing method. Great for absolute beginners or any artist wanting to brush up their drawing skills. 2 Login For Price
SP83693 HOW TO DRAW - CATS Polly Pinder. This easy-to-follow book teaches how to draw short-haired and long-haired cats and kittens in extremely easy step-by-step stages. Polly Pinder includes a good selection of all the favourite breeds including domestic and pedigree cats as well as the amazingly patterned tabbies. Even absolute beginners will be able to create great drawings following these illustrations. Includes a great variety of breeds. 2 Login For Price
SP83723 HOW TO DRAW - HORSES Eva Dutton. This is a wonderful introduction to drawing horses and it really demystifies the process of building up the images from initial simple shapes right through to the finished animals. Eva Dutton breaks down the stages into easy steps using a two colour process that clearly shows every line and curve. Even absolute beginners will find themselves creating great drawings when they use this book. An invaluable guide for anyone interested in this subject. 2 Login For Price
SP83747 HOW TO DRAW - DOGS Susie Hodge. A great book for anyone interested in this subject with simple step-by-step drawings and a fantastic selection of popular breeds.This delightful introduction to drawing dogs completely demystifies the drawing process. It shows how images can be built up easily, from initial geometric shapes right through to the finished animals. Susie Hodges includes a good selection of popular breeds and she uses a helpful two colour method that clearly shows every line and curve of the step-by-step pictures. Even absolute beginners will find themselves creating great drawings when they use this book and there is much to inspire more experienced artists too. An invaluable guide for anyone interested in this subject. 1 Login For Price
SP84768 DRAW GOTHIC - PAUL BRYN DAVIES. Providing unique insight into the Goth genre, this imaginative and inspirational resource is packed full of information, expert tips, and step-by-step projects. Teaching aspiring illustrators how to draw powerful Gothic images inspired by the poetry, art, and fantasies associated with the Goth scene, this collection begins with a comprehensive guide to materials such as how to invest wisely in quality pencils, the ins and outs of using colored pencils, and selecting the right color and texture of a drawing surface and basic techniques such as shading, creating texture, working with light, and determining perspective. A special section focuses on working exclusively with black. Early chapters focus on universal figure drawing and portraiture techniques, while later chapters examine drawing Goth-specific fonts and symbols, designing Gothic jewelry, costume design, and landscapes. 0 Login For Price
SP85086 DRAWING - A COMPLETE GUIDE Giovanni Civardi. This is an essential book for anyone learning to draw, or wishing to improve their drawing. Starting with the basics of drawing techniques, Civardi gives expert advice on drawing portraits, the clothed figure, hands and feet and scenery, finishing with a section on the importance of light and shade. Civardi's technical advice and practical tips, accompanied by his own outstanding drawings, make this an invaluable resource for any artist. 1 Login For Price
SP86649 HOW TO DRAW - ANIMALS Various Artists. Learn how to draw cute household pets, impressive wild animals and amazing birds using this fun and easy step-by-step method. Starting with simple shapes, four popular artists show how easy it is to develop circles, rectangles, squares and ovals into an exciting selection of creatures including cats, dogs, horses, lions, elephants, monkeys, penguins and eagles. If you have never drawn before this is definitely the book for you, and there is a lot here to inspire more experienced artists too. Over 130 step-by-step drawings. 2 Login For Price
SP86731 HOW TO DRAW - FACES Susie Hodge. This delightful introduction to drawing faces completely demystifies the drawing process. It shows how images can be built up easily, from initial geometric shapes right through to the finished faces. Susie Hodge includes a good selection of head-and-shoulder portraits in this book including couples, children, babies and older people in a variety of poses, and showing a range of expressions. She uses a helpful two-colour method that clearly shows every line and curve of the step-by-step pictures. Even absolute beginners will find themselves creating great drawings when they use this book and there is much to inspire more experienced artists too. An invaluable guide for anyone interested in this subject. 2 Login For Price
SP86908 COMPLETE GUIDE TO LIFE DRAWING - Gottfried Bammes. A complete course, packed with instruction and profusely illustrated. This fantastic book is all you need if you want to start drawing the figure, or if you want to develop your life drawing skills. It is the ultimate reference book, a most inspirational guide and above all it offers everything you ever needed to know, including tips on simple ways to get it right , essential advice on anatomy, help with easy drawing methods and many different examples of the drawn figure. It is important to understand how the body works and detailed sections show hands, feet, faces, limbs and much more. 0 Login For Price
SP86946 DRAWING AND PAINTING - WILD ANIMALS. Few of us get the chance to paint iconic wild animals in their natural environment. In this exciting book, BBC Wildlife Artist of The Year 2012 Finalist and Endangered Species Category Winner, Vic Bearcroft will show you how to capture these magnificent creatures closer to home, either from photographs or by visiting one of the many wildlife parks around the country.The book is progressively structured and Vic will lead you in if you're new to the subject, discussing materials for drawing and painting in watercolour, acrylic and pastel, and then moving on to tone and colour as well as simple shapes and sketches.The bulk of the book is divided up by animal types, including big cats, bears, apes and the dog family.Each of these sections includes detailed notes on the basic structure and features such as eyes, noses and skin or fur, and is completed by a full step-by-step demonstration of one of the classics of the group - a tiger, a panda, a chimpanzee and so on.This is one of the best, most thorough and most easy to follow books on animal painting there has been in a long time. 1 Login For Price
SP87240 DRAWING MASTERCLASS - FLOWERS M.EGGLETON. Artists of all skill levels will find much to inspire them in this detailed and practical guide. Margaret Eggleton takes us through easy to follow drawing stages, and includes advice on looking at the flower, not the paper, while drawing, as well as shading, petal shapes, leaves, stems and more. She shows step by step how to draw a fantastic selection of popular flowers including hollyhocks, lilies, sunflowers, tulips, gladioli and clematis, in a wide variety of media. She also demonstrates drawing flowers in the landscape and in containers. Suitable for beginners wanting to build up their confidence and more seasoned artists seeking inspiration, this book is a must-have for anyone who wants to draw flowers.12 step by step projects and packed with expert advice. 2 Login For Price
SP87844 THE ART OF DRAWING - PETS Giovanni Civardi. The focus of the book is very much on Giovanni s exquisite drawings of a broad range of animals, including cats, dogs, horses, chickens, rabbits and birds, in a variety of poses. There are sections on perspective, anatomy, form, structure and movement, and techniques. Civardi also shares pages from his sketchbook depicting dogs, chickens, cattle, cats and horses and the book ends with a section devoted to the drawings he made in the Natural History Museum, Milan. The accompanying text provides concise, clearly written explanations of the subject, including materials, equipment and practical considerations, and the author s in-depth knowledge of the subject is apparent throughout. This is therefore an ideal introduction to drawing pets for the absolute beginner, as well as a source of information and inspiration for artists of all abilities.. -2 Login For Price
SP88711 HOW TO DRAW - DINOSAURS Dandi Palmer. The step-by-step way to learn how to draw a fantastic collection of dinosaurs. There is no text - just simple shapes built up in clear stages little by little. This visual and practical approach will have you reaching for your drawing tools time and time again. Here you will find all kinds wonderful thunder beasts from browsing plant eaters like the Amargasaurus and Diplodocus, to fearsome flesh eaters like the Tyrannosaurus and Carnotaurus. Included are giant creatures, flying reptiles and weird and wonderful dinosaurs like the Stegosaurus and Triceratops and there many more. The two-colour line illustrations make the drawing process simple, highlighting every stage and final images show what colours the dinosaurs may have been. You do not have to know how to draw to use this book. Rather the projects will build up your skills and give you the confidence you need to create your own drawings. Experienced artists will find this book useful too. It is a great source of ideas and an inspiration for anyone wanting to draw these fascinating creatures. 2 Login For Price
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