Drawn from life : tips and tricks for contemporary life drawing

Book
Published 2017
Item Details
Summary:

"Drawn From Life offers bite-size lessons that will help you master the classic practice of life drawing. Over 100 pieces of art by contemporary artists illustrate fundamentals such as line, contour, and color, plus surprising and innovative techniques that will take your drawings to the next level. Whether you're in a life drawing studio, hanging out with friends, or people-watching at a sidewalk café, you'll learn to create dynamic portraits of some of the most fascinating subjects you'll ever encounter: your fellow human beings." --Back cover.

ISBN:
9781452158785
1452158789
Description:
208 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 14 x 19 cm
Notes:
Includes indexes.
Contents:
Visual index
What is drawn from life?
The sketches. Contour and shapes ; Line ; Wash ; Tone and shading ; Color ; Mixed media
Fundamentals
Further reading.
LCCN:
2016038720
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