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Advanced drawing skills

£5.99

Product description

In this follow-up volume to his 'Fundamentals of Drawing', Barrington Barber takes the aspiring artist one step further in the quest for greater skill and competence. If you have come this far on the journey with him you will know that the more you practise the more visual surprises you are presented with and the more problems there are to be overcome. In Advanced Drawing Skills you will be shown how to find solutions to these challenges through the application of more advanced techniques and the greater awareness that comes with closer study of a subject. You will also be encouraged to develop further your perception of the visual world to enable you to express emotions and ideas in your own work and to retain information for future use.
The topics covered include:
- The language of form and shape and how to manipulate it.
- Effective ways of designing and drawing a composition.
- The experience of drawing: texture, outline and movement.
- Achieving realism in drawings.
- Exploring the boundaries of expressivity.
- Developing an individual style and method of working.

With over 370 illustrations included as examples.

Item details

Author(s):
Barrington Barber
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0572028822
ISBN-13:
9780572028824
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Arcturus
Title:
Advanced drawing skills - a course in artistic excellence

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In this follow-up volume to his 'Fundamentals of Drawing', Barrington Barber takes the aspiring artist one step further in the quest for greater skill and competence. If you have come this far on the journey with him you will know that the more you practise the more visual surprises you are presented with and the more problems there are to be overcome. In Advanced Drawing Skills you will be shown how to find solutions to these challenges through the application of more advanced techniques and the greater awareness that comes with closer study of a subject. You will also be encouraged to develop further your perception of the visual world to enable you to express emotions and ideas in your own work and to retain information for future use.
The topics covered include:
- The language of form and shape and how to manipulate it.
- Effective ways of designing and drawing a composition.
- The experience of drawing: texture, outline and movement.
- Achieving realism in drawings.
- Exploring the boundaries of expressivity.
- Developing an individual style and method of working.

With over 370 illustrations included as examples.

Author(s):
Barrington Barber
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0572028822
ISBN-13:
9780572028824
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Arcturus
Title:
Advanced drawing skills - a course in artistic excellence

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