Perspective Made Easy

Author: Ernest R. Norling

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486130002

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 4690

Perspective is easy; yet, surprisingly few artists know the simple rules that make it so. Remedy that situation with this simple, step-by-step book, the first devoted entirely to the topic. 256 illustrations.

Perspective Drawing Handbook

Author: Joseph D'Amelio

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486317307

Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 8849

DIVConcisely written text accompanied by more than 150 simply drawn illustrations together demonstrate vanishing points and eye level and explain such concepts as appearance versus reality and perspective distortion. /div

Perspective for Artists

Author: Rex Vicat Cole

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486134547

Category: Art

Page: 288

View: 3490

Depth, perspective of sky and sea, shadows, much more, not usually covered. 391 diagrams, 81 reproductions of drawings and paintings.

Freehand Perspective and Sketching

Principles and Methods of Expression in the Pictorial Representation of Common Objects, Interiors, Buildings and Landscapes

Author: Dora Miriam Norton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Drawing

Page: 175

View: 2923

Perspective Drawing for Beginners

Author: Len A. Doust

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486138003

Category: Art

Page: 64

View: 9495

DIVDoust carefully explains the roles of lines, boxes, and circles, and shows how visualizing shapes and forms can be used in accurate depictions of perspective. One of the most concise introductions available. 33 illustrations. /div

Creative Perspective for Artists and Illustrators

Author: Ernest W. Watson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137732

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 5086

Distinguished art educator and publisher shows importance of classic perspective rules — and when to violate them. Picture plane, foreshortening and convergence, other topics. Analysis of works by leading artists and illustrators. 349 illustrations.

Drawing Trees

Author: Victor Perard

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486132900

Category: Art

Page: 48

View: 2381

Concise guide features easy steps for realistic depictions of trees. Discover shading, composition, shadow, and outlining techniques that add vitality and expression. Over 100 illustrations spotlight Oak, Willow, Pine, Palmetto, more.

Lessons on Shading

Author: W. E. Sparkes

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486141144

Category: Art

Page: 112

View: 2207

A guide to shadow, light, and gradation in drawings. Advice includes deepening volume, evoking sunlight, creating mood, plus shading techniques for pyramids, cones, spheres, and vases. Features 87 expert illustrations.

How to Draw Nearly Everything

Author: Victor Perard

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486498484

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 4963

Presents an introduction to the basic principles and techniques of drawing, with instruction on depicting such subjects as flowers, trees, landscapes, buildings, animals, and people.

Harding's Lessons on Drawing

A Classic Approach

Author: J. D. Harding

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048613783X

Category: Art

Page: 240

View: 5362

One of 19th-century England's most respected artists and teachers presents 127 lessons that train both hand and mind in fundamentals of lines and circles, light and shade, perspective, and much more.

Light, Shade and Shadow

Author: E. L. Koller

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486145328

Category: Art

Page: 80

View: 6354

Without shading, even a beautiful drawing can appear flat. But artists can learn to add dimension to their work with these techniques, illustrations, and exercises that show how to achieve effects with light and shadow.

The Art of Perspective

The Ultimate Guide for Artists in Every Medium

Author: Phil Metzger

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781581808551

Category: Art

Page: 208

View: 2014

Readers will learn how to create perspective on a flat surface using a variety of media--including acrylic, oil, watercolor, graphite, and more--in this guide that starts simply and gradually introduces more and more challenging subjects. Original.

Drawing Perspective

How to See It and How to Apply It

Author: Paul Heaston,Matthew Brehm

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438006598

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 7186

This hands-on guide to understanding perspective will is perfect for anyone who wants to draw or paint--in any genre or medium. Interactive features include Image Quizzes, Perspective Chambers, and unique exercises with more than 100 vanishing points to figure out.

Anatomy, Perspective and Composition for the Artist

Author: Stan Smith

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486492990

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 6239

This volume of practical instruction in the foundations of art features many splendid color illustrations by the author. Perfect for intermediate-level and advanced artists wishing to take their work to the next level.

How to Draw What You See

Author: Rudy De Reyna

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0307786358

Category: Art

Page: 178

View: 5961

When it was originally published in 1970, How to Draw What You See zoomed to the top of Watson-Guptill’s best-seller list—and it has remained there ever since. “I believe that you must be able to draw things as you see them—realistically,” wrote Rudy de Reyna in his introduction. Today, generations of artists have learned to draw what they see, to truly capture the world around them, using de Reyna’s methods. How to Draw What You See shows artists how to recognize the basic shape of an object—cube, cylinder, cone, or sphere—and use that shape to draw the object, no matter how much detail it contains. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Anatomy and Perspective

The Fundamentals of Figure Drawing

Author: Charles Oliver

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486146405

Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 5364

DIVClearly and concisely written book covers two subjects seldom treated thoroughly in the same volume. Demonstrations of figure drawing include the use of such simple forms as the cube, cylinder, and sphere. 96 black-and-white figures. /div

Basic Perspective Drawing

A Visual Approach

Author: John Montague

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118414128

Category: Architecture

Page: 288

View: 1021

The best-selling guide…now completely updated to include online tutorials! Basic Perspective Drawing introduces students, both those in formal design courses and self-learners, to the basic principles and techniques of perspective drawing. Clear and accessible illustrations show how to construct perspective views one step at a time. The new, streamlined Sixth Edition contains must-have content for students and instructors in art and design, architecture, and interior design programs. Updated illustrations reflect the most current drawing styles and examples while supplementary tutorial videos, grouped by architectural disciplines, interior design, and studio art/illustration, provide live-action demonstrations of key topics discussed in the book.

Anatomy and Drawing

Author: Victor Perard

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486141772

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 1566

Excellent line drawings and annotations of anatomical structure provide the beginning artist with just about everything one needs to know about drawing all parts of the human anatomy. 179 black-and-white illustrations.

Rendering in Pen and Ink

The Classic Book On Pen and Ink Techniques for Artists, Illustrators, Architects , and Designers

Author: Arthur L. Guptill

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0307831884

Category: Art

Page: 256

View: 4823

Arthur L. Guptill's classic Rendering in Pen and Ink has long been regarded as the most comprehensive book ever published on the subject of ink drawing. This is a book designed to delight and instruct anyone who draws with pen and ink, from the professional artist to the amateur and hobbyist. It is of particular interest to architects, interior designers, landscape architects, industrial designers, illustrators, and renderers. Contents include a review of materials and tools of rendering; handling the pen and building tones; value studies; kinds of outline and their uses; drawing objects in light and shade; handling groups of objects; basic principles of composition; using photographs, study of the work of well-known artists; on-the-spot sketching; representing trees and other landscape features; drawing architectural details; methods of architectural rendering; examination of outstanding examples of architectural rendering; solving perspective and other rendering problems; handling interiors and their accessories; and finally, special methods of working with pen including its use in combination with other media. The book is profusely illustrated with over 300 drawings that include the work of famous illustrators and renderers of architectural subjects such as Rockwell Kent, Charles Dana Gibson, James Montgomery Flagg, Willy Pogany, Reginald Birch, Harry Clarke, Edward Penfield, Joseph Clement Coll, F.L. Griggs, Samuel V. Chamberlain, Louis C. Rosenberg, John Floyd Yewell, Chester B. Price, Robert Lockwood, Ernest C. Peixotto, Harry C. Wilkinson, Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, and Birch Burdette Long. Best of all, Arthur Guptill enriches the text with drawings of his own.

Perspective Made Easy

Step by Step Drawing Lessons

Author: Robbie Lee

Publisher: Impact

ISBN: 9781440339233

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 7403

Perspective Made Easy is a complete guide to understanding drawing in perspective and how to apply it. You will learn to create accurate drawings in one-, two- and three-point perspective, from space scenes to sunny beach parties. Sharing lessons learned from 12 years of teaching, Robbie Lee presents this fun, comic-book style art class to make drawing in perspective as clear as can be. Star-throwing ninjas, intergalactic spaceships and talking robots will help you understand alternative viewpoints, foreshortening, dimension and so much more!