Techniques, Ideas, and Inspiration for Drawing and Designing with Pencil

Author: Matt Rota

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 1631594087

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 5634

The humble pencil is the world’s most flexible and forgiving drawing material. And in Pencil Art Workshop, artist and educator Matt Rota (author of The Art of Ballpoint) explores the pencil’s phenomenal range. Turn to any chapter--drawing with line, drawing with tone, drawing quickly, photorealism, adding color--and you’ll discover, through step-by-step instructions and illustrations, how to choose the right pencil and use it to its fullest in every drawing style. Each chapter also includes a gallery of edgy and inspiring works by contemporary pencil artists to enjoy, and to give inspiration
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Techniques, Ideas, and Inspiration for Drawing and Designing with Pencil

Author: Matt Rota

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1631592696

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 9709

"In Pencil Art Workshop, artist and illustrator Matt Rota shows to achieve various techniques using graphite, and includes the work of an international gallery of artists for inspiration"--
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A Book and Guided Sketch Pad for Creative Mark Making

Author: Timothy Goodman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1631591193

Category: Art

Page: 112

View: 6663

Make your mark and explore hours of exercises using everyone's favorite marker- anywhere! Now in an all-new format, the creative technique exercises from Sharpie Art Workshop by designer, artist, and art director Timothy Goodman are reconfigured into this useful art pack which includes an informational book and companion sketchpad featuring prompts and drawings to get you started. Sharpie Art Pack includes a wide range of Sharpie techniques that demonstrate how to make different kinds of marks, patterns, images on a variety of surfaces, and mixing media with Sharpie. Be bold, and work through this inspiring book and enjoy the intricate and impressive works created from an everyday tool.
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Author: 3dtotal,3DTotal Publishing

Publisher: 3Dtotal Pub

ISBN: 9781909414167

Category: Art

Page: 56

View: 3989

Sketch Workshop: Characters is a ready-to-go workbook containing projects by professional artists to help beginners and hobbyists learn to draw.
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Experimentation, Exploration, and Techniques in Ink

Author: Matt Rota

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 163159057X

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 6682

A compendium of high-end artworks made with ballpoint pens, featuring contemporary artists and their methods.
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Basic Lessons in Becoming a Good Artist

Author: Bet Borgeson

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0307832082

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 320

This new addition to a sucessful series is a sophisticated primer for readers who aeriously want to develop a professional career specializing in an art medium with great commercial potential. The book opens with a review of the methods of unique to colored pencil, its handling properties, and breadth of color range. Readers are shown how to create illusions of form, volume, and space, and how to avoid overworking a picture by learning to see when it's finished. Then the author shares her special techniques for the most popular genres, still life and landscape, and for nontraditional subjects as well. She concludes with an insightful discussion on personal style and becoming a professional artist.
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Explore a range of styles and techniques for creating your own works of art in colored pencils

Author: Pat Averill,Sylvester Hickmon,Debra Kaufman Yaun

Publisher: Walter Foster

ISBN: 1610598415

Category: Art

Page: 64

View: 9816

Colored Pencil Step by Step, from the acclaimed Walter Foster Artist’s Library Series, is filled with information that will help artists of all levels learn all about drawing with colored pencil. This colorful, comprehensive guidebook explores drawing and layering colors, plus a range of styles and techniques for creating your own works of art in colored pencil. Three renowned colored pencil artists guide you step by step through 11 vibrant lessons, demonstrating a variety of special techniques and tricks along the way. Whether you’re a novice or an accomplished artist who has never experimented with a colored pencil, this book will provide the instruction and inspiration you need to master this versatile medium.
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Includes Everything You Need to Get Started Drawing Your Own Fashions!

Author: Stephanie Corfee

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1600583849

Category: Art

Page: 40

View: 3931

Whether your dream is to become the next hot runway designer, develop your own clothing line, or simply combine your artistic skills with your love of fashion, the tips, tools and step-by-step projects in Fashion Design Workshop Drawing Book & Kit provide everything you need for drawing an assortment of fashions. From the classic, trendy and bohemian styles of today to a handful of iconic fashions from history, you'll find creative inspiration with each delightful project. In addition to learning basic drawing techniques, you'll also master rendering colour and a variety of textures using the coloured pencils and art markers included in this complete kit. You can practice the colourful projects directly on the included drawing paper or use the corresponding template pages as a guide - the potential for creative designs is endless!
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A Complete Kit for Beginners / Un Kit Completo Para Principiantes

Author: Michael Butkus,William F Powell,Mia Tavonatti

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1600582567

Category: Art

Page: 40

View: 2372

This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of pencil drawing because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs—from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. The project book covers the basics, such as handling the pencil and applying shading, before delving into simple step-by-step lessons that give would-be artists a chance to apply their newfound knowledge. And every lesson can be accomplished with the array of drawing materials provided. The hardcover case includes a 40-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish instruction, 6 drawing pencils (B, F, H, HB, 2B, 2H), a flat sketching pencil, a charcoal pencil, a sharpener, kneaded and rubber erasers, an artist’s triangle, 2 tortillons, a sandpaper block, and drawing paper and pad. Warning! This product is intended for use by ages 13 and older and is not intended for use by children.
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Create Luminous Works with Innovative Materials and Techniques

Author: Kristy Ann Kutch

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0770436935

Category: ART

Page: 176

View: 6646

"Learn to draw and paint using colored pencils in The New Colored Pencil: a how-to guide for creating vibrant, textured, and easy art illustrations by best-selling author and teacher Kristy Kutch Popular colored pencil artist and teacher Kristy Kutch guides readers through the myriad new developments in colored pencil materials, techniques, and practices, focusing on traditional, wax, and watersoluble colored pencils. With lessons in color theory, combining color media, creating and enhancing textures, and experimenting with new surfaces, the guide culminates in a number of demonstrations to round out this book as a complete resource. Vibrant illustrations by an array of contemporary colored pencil artists expose the vast, radiant possibilities of this medium today"--
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A Complete Course in Traditional Studio Practice

Author: Juliette Aristides

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0823008371

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 2204

Ateliers have produced the greatest artists of all time—and now that educational model is experiencing a renaissance. These studios, a return to classical art training, are based on the nineteenth-century model of teaching artists by pairing them with a master artist over a period of years. Students begin by copying masterworks, then gradually progress to painting as their skills develop. Classical Drawing Atelier is an atelier in a book—and the master is Juliette Aristides, a classically trained artist. On every page, Aristides uses the works of works of Old Masters and today’s most respected realist artists to demonstrate and teach the principles of realist drawing and painting, taking students step by step through the learning curve yet allowing them to work at their own pace. Unique and inspiring, Classical Drawing Atelier is a serious art course for serious art students. From the Hardcover edition.
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A Mixed-Media Portrait Workshop

Author: Jane Davenport

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1592539866

Category: Art

Page: 136

View: 5863

An inspiring, mixed media workbook on how to draw and paint beautiful, fashion illustration-style faces.
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Practical step-by-step drawing techniques for rendering a variety of surfaces & textures

Author: Denise J. Howard

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 1633226549

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 660

Get a feel for your art--literally! 101 Textures in Colored Pencil teaches you every technique you’ll need to give your colored-pencil drawings realistic, palpable texture. There has never been a better time to master textures! Knowing how to make your surfaces and textures look real is one of the most challenging aspects of creating art in colored pencil, even for experienced artists. 101 Textures in Colored Pencil provides artists with step-by-step instructions for drawing a wide variety of the most common textures and surfaces, including sand, water, metals, foliage, wood, fabrics, stone, grass, hair, and many more. Each page is a comprehensive resource on how to create a specific texture, complete with two to three easy-to-follow steps and a final, detailed image of the finished artwork. Plus, the book is organized into sections based on subject matter, making finding what exactly you need a breeze. Don’t put your artistic endeavors on hold!
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Creative Techniques and Explorations for Drawing with an Everyday Pen

Author: Matt Rota

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1631591274

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 7877

Grab a pen and explore hours of masterful and intricate art anywhere! Now in an all-new format, the creative technique exercises from The Art of Ballpoint by illustrator Matt Rota are reconfigured into this useful art pack which includes an informational book and companion sketchpad featuring prompts and drawings to get you started. Ballpoint Art Pack includes a wide range of ballpoint techniques that demonstrate line drawing and crosshatching, shading and tone, photo-realism, drawing texture and pattern, working in layers, and mixing media with ballpoint. Glide through this inspiring book and enjoy the intricate and impressive works created from an everyday tool. The List of Exercises Includes: - Types of Shading - Volume with crosshatching - Creating an even field of marks - Scribble - Responding to an organic process - Blending color - Gradients with marks - Line shape and pattern - Drawing on toned paper - Graphic color - Contour Drawing - Creating a light source - Shading with watercolor - Layering ballpoint and acrylic - Multiple viewpoints of one object - 360-degree view of room - One Mark - Drawing Texture - Creating a landscape with texture and marks (but no outlines)
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Author: Arthur L. Guptill

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486136485

Category: Art

Page: 208

View: 3780

Introductory guide offers clear, concise instruction on composition, outline, proportion, perspective, light and shade, more. Its 66 illustrations encompass numerous subjects — mainly architectural, but also people, animals, and landscapes — and a variety of techniques.
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Discover Techniques for Creating Beautiful Works of Art in Colored Pencil

Author: Cynthia Knox,Eileen Sorg,Pat Averill,Debra Kaufman Yaun

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1600583377

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 5523

Offers step-by-step instructions for completing twenty-seven colored pencil drawing projects, offering advice on appropriate supplies, color theory, and basic techniques in the medium.
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Author: Ann Swan

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008328250

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 5415

This beautifully illustrated ebook is the first practical step-by-step guide to using coloured pencils in botanical painting and is written by Ann Swan, one of the top exponents of the genre.
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A Beginner's Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and Naturalistic Color

Author: Wendy Hollender

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0823007065

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 9834

A thorough immersion in the art of botanical drawing, this book is sure to attract both aspiring and more experienced artists seeking scientific accuracy and the illusion of 3-dimension in their botanical artwork.
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Creating Decorative Letters and Art with Charms

Author: Olivia A. Kneibler

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1631063251

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 707

If you like coloring, tangling, or lettering, you'll love to dangle! Dangles are a beautiful and whimsical new art form for people who love coloring and tangles. By adding charms and pretty embellishments to letters and artwork, you can make your own dangles. With 50 projects in the book, you can add stunning patterns and color to dangles, personalize your dangles with charms that are unique to you, and create dangle words from the dangle alphabet in the book. Dangles are a perfect way to accentuate your stationary, invitations, lettering, and more.
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Find Your Style, Practice Drawing Skills, and Build a Stellar Portfolio

Author: Mary Kate McDevitt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781452155562

Category:

Page: 192

View: 3891

For aspiring illustrators, students, or anyone who loves to draw, this workbook helps to build up drawing skills, confidence, and an attention-grabbing portfolio. Illustrator extraordinaire Mary Kate McDevitt brings her years of industry expertise to tips of the trade, plus tons of strengthening exercises including 12 step-by-step assignments to illustrate commercially compelling products--like a greeting card, product packaging, a magazine editorial, and more. Full of encouragement and guidance and presented in a practical lay-flat binding, Illustration Workshop is the ultimate creative tool for today's indie illustration zeitgeist.
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