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Title:
The art of sketching : a step-by-step guide
ISBN:
9781788883450

9781788286770
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Publication Information:
London : Arcturus Publishing Limited, 2018.
Physical Description:
128 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Summary:
This fresh and inspiring art manual covers all aspects of sketching, from pencil and pen techniques to tackling different types of subject matter. It will appeal to complete beginners looking for a way in to drawing, as well as those who want to lighten and refresh their drawing skills. Author Vivienne Coleman shows how readers can integrate sketching into their daily routine by making rapid sketches in just a few minutes. Other examples demonstrate how initial sketches can be developed into more detailed work. From pets and people to landscape scenes and urban sketching, the book shows how versatile and exciting sketching can be.
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Summary

This fresh and inspiring art manual covers all aspects of sketching, from pencil and pen techniques to tackling different types of subject matter. It will appeal to complete beginners looking for a way in to drawing, as well as those who want to lighten and refresh their drawing skills. Author Vivienne Coleman shows how readers can integrate sketching into their daily routine by making rapid sketches in just a few minutes. Other examples demonstrate how initial sketches can be developed into more detailed work. From pets and people to landscape scenes and urban sketching, the book shows how versatile and exciting sketching can be.


Author Notes

Vivienne Coleman is a professional artist specializing in pencil drawing. Originally a research scientist, Vivienne was inspired to draw again as an adult after joining an art group. She now undertakes commissions including pet portraits, people and wildlife, and runs drawing courses at her home in the English Lake District. She is the author of The Art of Drawing.