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Keys to Drawing with Imagination

Keys to Drawing with Imagination

Strategies and exercises for gaining confidence and enhancing your creativity

  • Author: Bert Dodson
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 1600615929
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 192
  • View: 1924
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Draw with Confidence and Creativity! Creativity occurs in action: It is not a trait; it is something you do. To be creative, you need to engage in the art-making process. When you are "in the flow," you shift out of the future and into the present, making connections, generating variations and surrendering to the process. Keys to Drawing With Imagination is a course for artists in how to take something, do something to it, and make something new. Best-selling author Bert Dodson, author of the best-selling Keys to Drawing, is back with fun techniques and mind-stretching strategies to get you drawing better and more imaginatively than you ever have before. In every section, he offers you basic guidelines that help you channel your creative energies in the right direction. Before you know it, you'll lose yourself in the process, enjoying the experience as you create something gratifying and worthwhile. The subjects covered in this hands-on book are as vast as the imagination itself. Through 36 exercises and 13 step-by-step demonstrations, you'll explore how to: Take your doodling from mindless to masterful Create your own reality by crumbling, melting or breaking objects Flip the familiar on its ear to create something utterly original Experiment with visual paradox and metaphor Tell vivid stories through the details in your drawings Play with patterns to create captivating compositions Build your drawings by borrowing ideas from different cultures Develop a theme in your work Along the way, Dodson offers you priceless advice on the creative process culled from his 60 years of drawing and teaching. For additional inspiration and encouragement, he even includes the work of well-known artists. So what are you waiting for? Grab this book and start drawing! You'll be amazed at what you can create.

Keys to Drawing

Keys to Drawing

  • Author: Bert Dodson
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 1440308675
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 228
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If you can hold a pencil, you can learn to draw—start today with the lessons, illustrations, and exercises in this “long-popular guide” (Library Journal). In this book, Bert Dodson shares his complete drawing system, explaining fifty-five keys that you can use to render any subject with confidence, even if you’re a beginner. These keys, along with dozens of practice exercises, will help you draw like an artist in no time. You’ll learn how to: Restore, focus, map, and intensify Free your hand action, then learn to control it Convey the illusions of light, depth, and texture Stimulate your imagination through creative play “Works for artists of any age or skill level.” —Draw Magazine

Secrets to Drawing Realistic Faces

Secrets to Drawing Realistic Faces

  • Author: Carrie Stuart Parks
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 1600614957
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 144
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Draw amazingly accurate portraits starting today! Even if you're an absolute beginner, you can render strikingly realistic faces and self-portraits! Instructor and FBI-trained artist Carrie Stuart Parks makes it simple with foolproof step-by-step instructions that are fun and easy to follow. You'll quickly begin to: Master proportions and map facial features accurately Study shapes within a composition and draw them realistically Use value, light and shading to add life and depth to any portrait Render tricky details, including eyes, noses, mouths and hair Proven, hands-on exercises and before-and-after examples from Parks' students ensure instant success! It's all the guidance and inspiration you need to draw realistic faces with precision, confidence and style!

Art of Drawing People

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 Art of Drawing Dangles

The Art of Drawing Dangles

Creating Decorative Letters and Art with Charms

  • Author: Olivia A. Kneibler
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 1631063251
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 144
  • View: 8256
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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.

Sketching

Sketching

Basics

  • Author: Koos Eissen,Roselien Steur
  • Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
  • ISBN: 3830714106
  • Category: Architecture
  • Page: 202
  • View: 1342
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Nach dem Erfolgstitel "Sketching" begeistert der nun neu vorliegende Band "Sketching Basics" aufgrund seines praxisnahen und lehrreichen Inhalts und richtet sich besonders an Einsteiger: Im Mittelpunkt stehen die Grundlagen des Skizzieren vom schnellen Skribbeln bis hin zu ausgearbeiteten Zeichnungen. Hierfür ziehen die beiden Dozenten erneut Beispiele aus der Praxis heran und verdeutlichen damit das Zeichnen gängiger Formen, die perspektivische Darstellung, die schrittweise Entstehung einer formvollendeten Skizze sowie den Einsatz von Farbe und Materialien.

A Guide to Drawing

A Guide to Drawing

  • Author: Daniel Marcus Mendelowitz,Duane A. Wakeham
  • Publisher: Harcourt Brace College Publishers
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Drawing
  • Page: 335
  • View: 9040
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One of the most respected and widely used books in its field, A GUIDE TO DRAWING is a classic, comprehensive, and systematic introduction to the art of drawing, focusing on the mastery of traditional skills as the basis for expressive drawing.

(Fast) alles zeichnen

(Fast) alles zeichnen

Über 2000 Motive mit Schritt-für-Schritt-Abbildungen

  • Author: Miyatachika
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783772483158
  • Category:
  • Page: 221
  • View: 7068
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Das Vorlagenbuch zeigt eine grosse Motivvielfalt an Tieren, Menschen, Pflanzen, Lebensmitteln, Architektur, Fahrzeugen usw. Einfach nachvollziehbare Schritt-für-Schritt-Abbildungen helfen gerade zeichnerisch Ungeübten beim Nachzeichnen.

Character Animation Fundamentals

Character Animation Fundamentals

Developing Skills for 2D and 3D Character Animation

  • Author: Steve Roberts
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • ISBN: 1136129499
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 456
  • View: 5177
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Expand your animation toolkit and remain competitive in the industry with this leading resource for 2D and 3D character animation techniques. Apply the industry's best practices to your own workflows and develop 2D, 3D and hybrid characters with ease. With side by side comparisons of 2D and 3D character design, improve your character animation and master traditional principles and processes including weight and balance, timing and walks. Develop characters inspired by humans, birds, fish, snakes and four legged animals. Breathe life into your character and develop a characters personality with chapters on acting, voice-synching and facial expressions. Expertly integrate core animation techniques with your software of choice featuring step-by-step tutorials, highlighting 3ds Max, Maya and Blender workflows. Adapt the tips, tricks and techniques for unique projects like character design for rotoscoping and motion capture. Advance beyond the fundamentals of 2D and 3D character animation with the companion website which includes short demonstration movies, 2D and 3D exercises and fully rigged character models.

The Adobe Illustrator WOW! Book for CS6 and CC

The Adobe Illustrator WOW! Book for CS6 and CC

  • Author: Sharon Steuer
  • Publisher: Peachpit Press
  • ISBN: 0133928772
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 360
  • View: 5953
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For decades, Sharon Steuer and her international WOW! team have been showcasing the world’s best artists and designers working in Illustrator. In this expanded edition of the best-selling and award-winning Illustrator WOW! Book, you’ll find hundreds of tips, tricks, and techniques derived from actual projects from top Illustrator artists. You’ll learn to use new features, discover exciting ways to create complex effects, and find fresh ways to use venerable old tools and¿speed up your workflow. This edition includes coverage of the 2014 release and is loaded with and lessons with stunning new artwork that feature: Painting and generating objects with raster brushes Harnessing Live Corners, Live Rectangles, and new ways to reshape paths Manipulating live type characters with the Touch Type tool Creating airbrush and neon effects with gradients on strokes Building complex styles with multiple lines, fills, and effects Composing complex repeating patterns Auto-generating corners for pattern brushes Incorporating transparency into mesh and gradients Building and modifying scenes in perspective and 3D Transforming raster art to Illustrator vectors Preparing artwork for animation and the web Integrating Illustrator with Photoshop and other apps Creating photorealism in Illustrator WOW! ONLINE Register the book at peachpit.com/register to access artwork to pick apart and special PDFs from artists to you. Keep up with tips on the latest Illustrator features at WOWartist.com.

Der Akt

Der Akt

Anatomie für Künstler

  • Author: Sarah Simblet
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783831026234
  • Category:
  • Page: 255
  • View: 4109
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Cyclopaedia of Drawing

Cyclopaedia of Drawing

Designed as a Text-book for the Mechanic, Architect, Engineer, and Surveyor

  • Author: W. E. Worthen
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
  • Page: 410
  • View: 1971
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Appleton's Cyclopaedia of Drawing

Appleton's Cyclopaedia of Drawing

Designed as a Textbook for the Mechanic, Architect, Engineer, and Surveyor. Comprising Geometrical Projection, Mechanical, Architectural, and Topographical Drawing, Perspective and Isometry

  • Author: William Ezra Worthen
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Architectural drawing
  • Page: 496
  • View: 4338
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Appleton's Cyclopædia of Drawing, designed as a text-book for the mechanic, architect, engineer, and surveyor ... By W. E. W.

Appleton's Cyclopædia of Drawing, designed as a text-book for the mechanic, architect, engineer, and surveyor ... By W. E. W.

  • Author: W. E. WORTHEN
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
  • Page: N.A
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Morpho

Morpho

Anatomie für Künstler

  • Author: Michel Lauricella
  • Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
  • ISBN: 3830714386
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 320
  • View: 8776
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Mit der Darstellung des menschlichen Körpers beschäftigen sich bildende Künstler seit jeher. Michel Lauricella stellt in diesem Buch seine sowohl künstlerische wie systematische Methode zum Zeichnen des menschlichen Körpers vor mit Zeichentechniken vom Écorché bis zur Skizze vom lebenden Modell. Auf über 1000 Abbildungen zeigt er den menschlichen Körper aus ganz neuen Perspektiven vom Knochenbau bis zur Muskulatur, vom anatomischen Detail bis zum Körper in Bewegung. Ein reichhaltiges, faszinierendes Skizzenbuch, das zum ständigen Begleiter werden kann.

Drawing Faeries

Drawing Faeries

Keys to the Kingdom

  • Author: Christopher Hart
  • Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
  • ISBN: 9780823014088
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 126
  • View: 874
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Attend the wedding of a lifetime along with the honored guests-including one human: the artist invited to create an unforgettable portrait of the happy couple. Journey with him to the faerie kingdom, peer into his sketchbook and notes, and learn to capture the many faces and forms found in this enchanted land. Dashing archers and swordsmen, winged faeries in flight and at rest, little faeries in flight school, noble royalty and humble workers, wizards and magical beasts...the artist reveals all the denizens of the kingdom, in detailed sketches and rich artworks, presented so that faerie fans everywhere can re-create the mystical land for themselves. The heartwarming story of Princess Ambrosia and her new peasant prince-and how they overcame the evil Ulrich to be united at last-adds an extra dimension of drama and romance. Book jacket.

Sie bauten eine Kathedrale

Sie bauten eine Kathedrale

  • Author: David Macaulay
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783491373990
  • Category:
  • Page: 77
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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

  • Author: Brian Wood
  • Publisher: Adobe Press
  • ISBN: 0133905756
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 480
  • View: 8228
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The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe® Illustrator® (2014 release) Classroom in a Book, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe Illustrator Classroom in a Book contains lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. In addition to teaching the key elements of the Illustrator interface, this completely revised edition covers the new Live rectangle and rounded rectangle functionality, preview a path as you draw with the Pen tool, new workflow for dealing with missing Typekit fonts, anchor point enhancements like repositioning the closing anchor point as you draw, and much more. Purchasing this book gives you access to the downloadable lesson files you need to work through the projects in the book, and to electronic book updates covering new features that Adobe releases for Creative Cloud customers. For access, goto www.peachpit.com/redeem and redeem the unique code provided inside this book. “The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor Rocky Mountain Training

The Elements of Drawing

The Elements of Drawing

In Three Letters to Beginners

  • Author: John Ruskin
  • Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Company
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Drawing
  • Page: 350
  • View: 6548
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