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Figure Drawing for Artists : Making Every Mark Count.

Author: Steve Huston
Publisher: Rockport : Quayside Publishing Group, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Huston, Steve.
Figure Drawing for Artists : Making Every Mark Count.
Rockport : Quayside Publishing Group, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Huston
ISBN: 9781631591785 1631591789
OCLC Number: 1001376496
Description: 1 online resource (195 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Title --
Dedication --
CONTENTS --
INTRODUCTION: GETTING COMFORTABLE WITH YOUR MATERIALS --
Part one: THE ELEMENTS OF DRAWING --
CHAPTER 1 STRUCTURE --
CHAPTER 2 BASIC GESTURE --
CHAPTER 3 ADVANCING THE IDEA OF GESTURE --
CHAPTER 4 PERSPECTIVE --
CHAPTER 5 THE LAWS OF LIGHT --
Part two: BREAKING DOWN THE HUMAN BODY --
CHAPTER 6 THE HUMAN BODY: AN OVERVIEW OF BASIC FORMS --
CHAPTER 7 THE HEAD --
CHAPTER 8 THE TORSO --
CHAPTER 9 THE ARMS AND HANDS --
CHAPTER 10 THE LEGS AND FEET --
CHAPTER 11 FINISHING DETAILS: LIGHT AND SHADOWS --
CONCLUSION: FIVE MINUTES --
ABOUT THE AUTHOR --
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS.

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Learn to draw the human figure with a two-step approach used by the biggest animation studios in the business with Figure Drawing for Artists.  Read more...

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