The Art of Drawing & Painting Portraits

Create Realistic Heads, Faces & Features in Pencil, Pastel, Watercolor, Oil & Acrylic
Author: Tim Chambers,Ken Goldman,Peggi Habets,Lance Richlin
Publisher: Walter Foster Pub
ISBN: 1600582672
Category: Art
Page: 144
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Describes the structure of the human skull, shows how to render the hair and facial features, and provides information on such topics as tools and materials, color, lighting, working from life, and working from photographs.

Portraits of Babies and Children


Author: Giovanni Civardi
Publisher: Art of Drawing
ISBN: 9781782213161
Category: Children in art
Page: 64
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For admirers of the world renowned life-drawer and for those who have struggled to capture the ever-changing features of younger faces. This book by Giovanni Civardi will teach and guide the reader to observe, evaluate and recreate children's heads and expressions. With his expert knowledge in anatomy and proportion, he provides a number of tips and techniques on sketching and the different materials with which one can use. Civardi will inspire both beginners and the more advanced to tackle and successfully draw portraits of babies, up to children aged six or seven years old.

Drawing Portraits

Faces and Figures
Author: Giovanni Civardi
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 9781903975091
Category: Art
Page: 64
View: 1925
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Provides instructions on the art of portrait drawing.

The Practical Guide to Drawing Portraits


Author: Barrington Barber
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1448872197
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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In this easy-to-follow guide, budding artists obtain practical advice in a range of approaches to portraiture. Each portrait teaches young artists something about the way to tackle depicting the features of friends, family members, and acquaintances. Readers learn that each face has an extraordinary ability to show a wide range of expressions and emotions. By changing situations, lighting, and surroundings, they will also discover that there is no limit to the possibilities for expression that drawing portraits offers. A materials checklist is provided, along with valuable guidance in drawing proportions of the head, different ages, features, muscles and bones, details about composition, and production of tones, among other points. Handy Hints are provided throughout the volume to give artists additional helpful tips.

Art of Drawing People

Discover Simple Techniques for Drawing a Variety of Figures and Portraits
Author: Debra Kauffman Yaun,William Powell,Ken Goldman,Walter Foster
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1600580696
Category: Art
Page: 144
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Provides step-by-step instructions and illustrations for drawing realistic figures and portraits in different poses and with distinctive ethnic, age, and gender characteristics.

The Fundamentals of Drawing Portraits


Author: Barrington Barber
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1848588615
Category: Art
Page: N.A
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This book is essential for everyone who wants to improve their drawing skills. Written by teacher and established artist Barrington Barber, it contains a wealth of know-how and practical advice, supported by over 300 original illustrations. Guidance is given on how to overcome common difficulties without imposing a particular style or approach. ...

Lifelike Heads

Discover Your "inner Artist" as You Learn to Draw Portraits in Graphite
Author: Lance Richlin
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1600580661
Category: Art
Page: 64
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Learn to draw amazingly realistic portraits in seven easy stages This book is the perfect guide for creating lifelike representations of the human head in graphite. Experienced artist Lance Richlin begins by explaining drawing tools and materials, shading techniques, and the important anatomical structures of the head. Following these basics, he shows how to light the subject, block in and render each feature of the face, and address a variety of expressions-from subtle smiles to toothy grins. Then he guides the reader through four impressive projects, showing how to develop a lifelike head drawing in seven simple stages: the lay-in, plumb lines, volume, outline, tonal pattern, value, and finishing. Readers also will find an in-depth troubleshooting section to help them identify and solve any problems that lessen the realism and accuracy of their drawings. In an age full of technological shortcuts, this book emphasizes drawing from life and seeks to preserve the methods of the old masters.

Drawing Portraits


Author: Douglas R. Graves
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9780823014316
Category: Art
Page: 159
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Presents a step-by-step course in the art of portraiture, identifying necessary materials, common problems, and alternate techniques, and provides demonstrations of individual features and full portraits

Drawing a Likeness


Author: Douglas R. Graves
Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
ISBN: 9780823013586
Category: Art
Page: 176
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Outlines a logical procedure for capturing accurate likenesses of portrait subjects, offering step-by-step advice on how to analyze subjects' features and how to draw portraits using different materials to achieve a wide range of effects

Drawing Portraits

A Practical Course for Artists
Author: Barrington Barber
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1788885961
Category: Art
Page: N.A
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A portrait can reveal the likeness, personality, and even the mood of a person. In previous centuries, portraits were used to reveal someone's social standing, to manipulate the viewer's opinion of the subject, or to exaggerate and accentuate features. In Drawing Portraits, artist and teacher Barrington Barber shows you how to overcome common difficulties and introduces you to the techniques that will develop your perception of a subject. • Includes information on materials, techniques, and styles • Covers the basics of proportions, facial expressions, and poses • Teaches the art of group and animal portraits and caricatures • Contains step-by-step drawings and exercises to practise

Drawing Hands and Feet

Form, Proportions, Gestures and Actions
Author: Giovanni Civardi
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 9781844480715
Category: Art
Page: 64
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A guide to drawing the gestures and actions of hands and feet explores anatomy, proportions, shapes, tone, and movement.

Sketching People

Basics of Drawing Human Faces; Beginners Guide With Simple Projects
Author: Karen Reed
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781722971298
Category:
Page: 72
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+ Free Bonus Book Ever since drawing became a medium of expression, man has spent much time trying to capture the essence of a human face. Capturing every detail and adding expression can be fun and challenging. Before, only those who were truly gifted are able to do but since all individuals are gifted with the expression of creativity, many people develop the interested to learn the art of drawing.This book will teach you about the art of drawing the human face by teaching you the basic fundamental skills of drawing. Mastering these basic skills will equip and enable you to draw faces in various forms and expressions.''A Guide to Mastering Drawing Fundamentals for Beginners'' is prepared for those who are interested in drawing particularly human faces. Included are step-by-step instructions on how to draw a human's face in different forms. In addition, tips are provided to make learning art more fun and easy. This will serve as your beginner's tool to mastering the fundamentals needed in learning the art of drawing. The content of this book is: Importance of Learning the Drawing Fundamentals Understanding the Basics Beginners Lessons and Exercises Mastering the Basic How to Shade Fundamental Features Drawing a Face of a Boy Drawing a Male Face Drawing a Female Face How to get your bonus you will find at the end of the book Tags: sketching faces, drawing books, sketching human figures, drawing people, drawing portraits, drawing faces, drawing human, sketch face, draw face, sketching fundamentals, sketching for beginners, easy drawing of people, drawing ideas, how to draw portrait, love drawing, how to draw, how drawing, drawing with imagination, drawing with children, easy drawings, easy drawings for kids, step by step drawing book for adults, drawing lessons for adults, easy drawing ideas for kids, easy drawing ideas.

Drawing: Landscapes & Vistas

Learn to Draw an Assortment of Outdoor Scenes-step by Step
Author: Diane Cardaci
Publisher: Walter Foster Pub
ISBN: 1600583032
Category: Art
Page: 32
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Provides a guide to drawing landscapes, including focusing on shapes, building a framework, creating texture, and combining references.

Frida Kahlo

1907-1954
Author: Andrea Kettenmann
Publisher: Numen
ISBN: 9789707180932
Category: Art
Page: 96
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Frida Kahlo (1907-1945) is one of the most important 20th-century painters and one of the few Latin American artists to have achieved a global reputain. In the vibrant colors of her native Mexico, she expressed the burdens that weighed upon her soul.

Draw Faces in 15 Minutes


Author: Jake Spicer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 125006399X
Category: Art
Page: 128
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Yes, you can draw! And Draw Faces in 15 Minutes will show you how to draw people's faces. By the time you finish this book, you'll have all the skills you need to achieve a striking likeness in a drawn portrait, using a proven method from a professional life-drawing teacher. Artist and life-drawing expert Jake Spicer takes you through a series of carefully crafted tutorials, from how to put together a basic portrait sketch to developing your portraits and then taking your drawings further. From understanding and constructing the head and shaping the hair, to checking the relationships of the features and achieving a lifelike expression, every aspect of the portrait process is examined, along with advice on which materials to use and how to find a model. Inside you'll find beautifully illustrated, easy-to-follow, step-by-step chapters that make it easy for anyone to draw a face.

The Art of Spiral Drawing

Learn to create spiral art and geometric drawings using pencil, pen, and more
Author: Jonathan Stephen Harris
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 9781633228221
Category: Art
Page: 128
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The Art of Spiral Drawing offers a fresh, modern take on everyone’s favorite childhood toy from the 1960s through today, the Spirograph®. With The Art of Spiral Drawing, no complicated tools are needed, as artists of all skill levels learn to create their own spiral art using little more than paper and a pen or pencil. Written and illustrated by Jonathan Stephen Harris, the author of the popular The Art of Drawing Optical Illusions, the book opens with helpful sections on tools and materials, perspective, and shading, ensuring that beginning artists know the basics before getting started on the step-by-step projects that follow. Instructions for creating basic shapes, including a triangle, a circle, and a square, progress into more detailed patterns. Instructions are also included for creating a variety of subjects, from flowers to animals, all featuring a spiral pattern as their framework. Artists can even add color to their spiral artwork using the tips featured in the book. Beginning and intermediate artists, doodlers, optical illusionists, and more will love creating their own spiral and geometric art with the help of The Art of Spiral Drawing!

On the Art of Drawing


Author: Robert Fawcett
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486138585
Category: Art
Page: 144
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The "Illustrator's Illustrator" presents fundamentals of improvisation, lighting, style, and technique. Thorough examinations of the human figure and landscapes feature 100 illustrations and stress the importance of design and composition.

Drawing Still Lifes

Learn to Draw a Variety of Realistic Still Lifes in Pencil
Author: Steven Pearce
Publisher: Walter Foster Pub
ISBN: 1600583342
Category: Art
Page: 64
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With Drawing Still Lifes you'll learn everything you need to know about drawing realistic scenes in graphite pencil. From choosing paper and arranging compelling compositions to learning a range of techniques, this informational book is full of valuable content to help you master this captivating medium. Follow along with talented artist Steven Pearce as he guides you through a variety of easy-to-follow step-by-step still life drawing projects covering a range of subject matter. You'll be on your way to creating your own beautiful still life masterpieces in no time.

Portrait Drawing


Author: András Szunyoghy
Publisher: Hf Ullmann
ISBN: 9783848002801
Category: Art
Page: 207
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"The face is characterized by a specific expressiveness and is thus an important part of composition. To be able to draw it correctly requires considerable prior knowledge. One must understand the art of measuring, the rules of perspective and the intricacies of drawing simple forms. The capturing and recreation of character attributes are special challenges requiring knowledge and use of the rules. András Szunyoghy's decades of experience as an artist and teacher predestines him for the compilation of a groundlaying system of rules for the learning of this art. This book provides not only beginners but also advanced artists comprehensive assistance. "