Category: Drawing

  • Download E-books Drawing Made Easy: Dragons & Fantasy PDF

    By Joana Contreras

    Drawing fire-breathing beasts and mysterious, magical creatures hasn't ever been lots fun—or really easy! during this 64-page how-to-draw e-book, myth artist Kythera of Anevern demonstrates the right way to draw dragons, fairies, ogres, merfolk, and every thing in among! Readers will detect in-depth guidance and strategies for drawing textures similar to fur, hair, scales, and enamel, in addition to good points like tails, wings, talons, hooves, and horns. With a wealth of fanciful drawings and in-depth guideline on re-creating impressive creatures in graphite, this publication is perfect for someone who's eager about the glorious.
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  • Download E-books The System of Comics PDF

    By Thierry Groensteen, Bart Beaty

    This variation of Thierry Groensteen's The approach of Comics makes on hand in English a groundbreaking paintings on comics via one of many medium's ideal students. during this e-book, initially released in France in 1999, Groensteen explains sincerely the delicate, complicated workings of the medium and its distinct manner of mixing visible, verbal, spatial, and chronological expressions. the writer explores the nineteenth-century pioneer Rodolphe Töpffer, modern jap creators, George Herriman's Krazy Kat, and glossy American autobiographical comics.

    The method of Comics makes use of examples from a large choice of nations together with the U.S., England, Japan, France, and Argentina. It describes and analyzes the homes and services of speech and idea balloons, panels, strips, and pages to check methodically and insightfully the medium's basic processes.

    From this, Groensteen develops his personal coherent, overarching concept of comics, a "system" that either builds on current experiences of the "word and snapshot" paradigm and provides cutting edge techniques of his personal. studying either which means and appreciation, the ebook presents a wealth of principles that would problem the way in which students procedure the research of comics. by means of emphasizing no longer easily "storytelling thoughts" but additionally the traits of the published web page and the reader's engagement, the book's procedure is greatly appropriate to all sorts of analyzing this evolving art.

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  • Download E-books Art of Drawing: The Complete Course PDF

    By David Sanmiguel

    From reaching these first specialist strokes to gaining knowledge of composition, lighting fixtures, and colour to completing attractive nonetheless lifes, pix, and landscapes, right here, in a single quantity, is a path that covers each ability a constructing artist wishes. Inspiring and instructive photographs vividly exhibit the intricacies of recommendations resembling shading, tone, contrasts, stumping, contouring; intensity results, and extra. Guided drawings contain a charcoal of a nude, panorama on grey tone paper, and nonetheless lifestyles with chiaroscuro.
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  • Download E-books Doodling in French: How to Draw with Joie de Vivre PDF

    By Anna Corba

    Make a journey to Paris, with no leaving your individual yard! discover ways to create line drawings of all issues quintessentially French with this captivating quantity jam-packed with easy-to-follow workouts. informal doodles will tackle a Parisian je ne sais quoi as you render the majestic levels of the Eiffel Tower, comic strip the playful outlines of a fleur-de-lys, or discover ways to draw the fitting croissant. bound to satisfaction Francophiles and fanatics of classic ephemera alike, Anna Corba's evocative collages offer an pleasing backdrop to her drawing directions. In a stunning little package deal as lovely as a French pastry, together with ornamental clean pages in again that tear out so readers can doodle their very own masterpieces, this candy ebook is a perfect present for somebody eager for la belle vie.
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  • Download E-books The Absolute Beginner's Big Book of Drawing and Painting: More Than 100 Lessons in Pencil, Watercolor and Oil PDF

    By Mark Willenbrink

    Everyone can draw and paint, together with you!

    Even when you have by no means drawn or painted earlier than, you can begin growing your personal attractive art. enable the Willenbrinks convey you how!

    Beginning with fabrics and uncomplicated ideas, those pages will educate you every thing you want to be aware of to start in drawing, watercolors and oil portray. stick with in addition to seventy five+ demonstrations and mini-demonstrations as you find out how to draw and paint a wide selection of topics: humans, landscapes, constructions, nonetheless existence and extra. each crucial artwork subject is roofed, from sketching and shading to composition and colour. easy step by step guide and lots of significantly worthy classes and guidance can have you making your individual masterpieces in no time!

    You should be an absolute newbie, yet nice effects are totally inside reach!

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  • Download E-books One Zentangle A Day: A 6-Week Course in Creative Drawing for Relaxation, Inspiration, and Fun (One A Day) PDF

    One Zentangle A Day is a gorgeous interactive e-book educating the foundations of Zentangles in addition to supplying enjoyable, comparable drawing exercises. Zentangles are a brand new development within the drawing and paper arts international. the concept that was once all started by way of Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas which will perform concentration and meditation via drawing, by utilizing repetitive strains, marks, circles, and shapes. each one mark is termed a "tangle," and also you mix a number of tangles into styles to create "tiles" or small sq. drawings. This step by step e-book is split into 6 chapters, every one with 7 day-by-day workouts. every one workout contains new tangles to attract in sketchbooks or on tiepolo (an Italian-made paper), teaches day-by-day tile layout, and offers tips about comparable paintings rules, and comprises an inspirational "ZIA" (Zentangle encouraged artwork) undertaking on a tile that comes with styles, paintings principals, and new techniques.
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  • Download E-books Cartooning for the Beginner (Christopher Hart Titles) PDF

    By Christopher Hart

    Aspiring cartoonists of every age can start drawing a repertoire of characters from the instant they stick with the wide-ranging but simplified classes that fill those instructive pages, written and illustrated through an all-time best-selling artist/teacher.

    This entire direction, masking either sketch and animation recommendations, starts off with classes on easy comic strip physique shapes and facial expression. incorporated are invaluable comparisons among the genuine as opposed to the sketch head, a grin chart, and numerous how you can draw the most well-liked and expressive caricature eyes and mouths. subsequent come plenty of common physique poses, how you can draw motion strains, slow/fast stream, caricature fingers, enjoyable hair and garments kinds, backgrounds, and adorable comic strip pets. very good instructions additionally concentrate on aiding novices to discover and enhance their very own sketch variety.
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  • Download E-books Fashion Illustration Art: How to Draw Fun & Fabulous Figures, Trends and Styles PDF

    By Jennifer Lilya

    From the garments to the pose, this is every little thing you want to create fierce type illustrations.

    Create awesome model moments! Drawing on 20+ years of favor illustrating adventure, Jennifer Lilya makes use of acrylic paint and black ink to teach you the way to attract the garments, poses and attitudes in the back of runway-worthy artwork. stick to her professional suggestions, options and step by step illustrations to attract women that rock the glance, from flirty and enjoyable to powerful and sexy.

    Illustrated with a whole bunch wonderful examples, this consultant covers every little thing from assembling your instruments and combining epidermis tones to the secrets and techniques in the back of typical taking a look poses and correct cloth drape. Jennifer makes use of acrylic paint and black ink to create her satisfied illustrations, and exhibits you ways, too. yet you could stick with in addition to markers, pencils or no matter what you love! learn the way to:

    • Draw status and jogging poses packed with angle and movement.
    • Use highlights, shadows and line caliber to enliven your illustrations.
    • Evoke a number of facial expressions utilizing free symptoms of eyes, lips and noses.
    • Create the glance of batik, plaid, leather-based, lace, tweed and different fabrics.
    • Pull all of it jointly into entire type illustrations.
    Pulsing with variety, colour and effort, this super-sassy advisor may also help you progress your type artwork ahead. supply your women the spirit and spunk they should enchant the group as they cruise the runway, hit town or strike a pose.

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  • Download E-books An Illustrated Journey: Inspiration From the Private Art Journals of Traveling Artists, Illustrators and Designers PDF

    By Danny Gregory

    Travel + Sketching = Inspiration

    When we commute, we do not are looking to persist with a similar itinerary as everybody who is come prior to us. we wish to consider like explorers, adventurers in undiscovered territory. and that is precisely what sketching can deliver to the go back and forth experience.

    An Illustrated Journey captures the area during the eyes of forty gifted artists, illustrators and architects. you will adventure the sweetness of seeing prevalent points of interest via a clean lens yet, extra very important, you may be encouraged to set pen to paper and seize your individual vistas.

    The quite beauty of a sketchbook is that it may be absolutely inner most. you do not have to have an oz of expertise to take pleasure in studying tips on how to fairly see what is in entrance of you. yet fortunate for us, the sketchbooks captured listed here are wonderful, inventive, intimate home windows into every one artist's mind.

    So, no matter if you are simply returning to the paintings of drawing, deserted through so much people after early life, or you are looking for proposal to take your representation paintings in a brand new path, An Illustrated Journey will take you on a superb journey of the mind's eye. All you want to pack are a pencil and a section of paper.

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