Drawing & Painting Wild Animals

Author: Vic Bearcroft

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 128

View: 167

Award-winning animal artist Vic Bearcroft presents his versatile and complete guide to all aspects of drawing and painting cats. From your first pencil sketches to breathtaking finished artworks in a variety of popular and more unusual media, Vic shows you how to capture the elusive magic of cats both big and small. The combination of grace and power that all cats possess is highly attractive. Whether you want to paint playful housecats or majestic big cats, this book will provide you with all you need. More than just an instructional guide, this book takes you into the world of Vic Bearcroft, winner of the Endangered Species category of the BBC Wildlife Artist of The Year competition, and self-confessed cat addict. Focussing on the practical techniques you need to capture that elusive feline spirit, the book covers a wide range of media from smoky ink used to suggest the misty jungle around a black leopard, to soft pastels for adorable kittens. Whether you're itching to make your first drawing, or an expert looking for new ideas and inspiration, this book showcases the wonderful world of painting and drawing cats.

Drawing and Painting Animals

How to Capture the Essence of Wildlife Art

Author: Edward Aldrich

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 865

Offers step-by-step lessons on painting and drawing wildlife with tips on materials, drawing or painting on location, the painting process, and techniques, such as, composition, design, lighting, and color

The Art of Painting and Drawing Animals

Author: Fredric Sweney

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 200

View: 623

Practical guide makes it easier for beginners as well as advanced artists to paint everything from dogs, cats, and deer to birds, sheep, and goats. 236 black-and-white illustrations, 26 in color.

Drawing and Painting Animals

Problems & Solutions

Author: Trudy Friend

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 857

With instruction on a wide range of popular animals, including farm animals, wild animals, birds, reptiles, and insects, a comprehensive guide to drawing one of the most popular, but one of the most problematic, subjects for leisure artists features techniques applicable to watercolor, charcoal, pastels, acrylic paint, and more. Original.

Drawing and Painting Animals with Expression

Author: Marjolein Kruijt

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN:

Category: Animals in art

Page: 144

View: 478

A beautiful and inspirational guide to making your animal portraits and artworks leap to life. Learn to accurately and sympathetically depict the animals which inspire you, capturing that elusive glint of life in their eyes and the textures in their fur and musculature. With instructions for using charcoal, inks, watercolors, oil paints and pastels, this book is a must for all animal lovers.

Feather and Brush

Three Centuries of Australian Bird Art

Author: Penny Olsen

Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 227

View: 213

This volume traces the 300-year history of bird art in Australia, from the crudely illustrated records of the earliest European voyages of discovery to the diversity of artwork available at the start of the 21st century. It is a history inseparable from the development of Australian ornithology. Against a background of establishment of the country itself, naval draftsmen, convicts, officers, settlers, naturalists, artists and scientists alike contributed both to the art and to science.

Drawing Wild Animals

Essential Techniques and Fascinating Facts for the Curious Artist

Author: Oana Befort

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 976

Featuring the delightful and informative illustrations of artist Oana Befort and the inspiring expertise of conservation educator Maggie Reinbold, Drawing Wild Animals guides artists at all skill levels as they learn about, observe, and draw animals in a whole new light. To feed your curiosity, you’ll learn the characteristics, behaviors and, habitats of animals from categories like predators, grazers, and marsupials. To nurture the artist, you'll get step-by-step instructions that show how to develop each animal from simple shapes into richly detailed drawings. Armed with a deeper understanding of animals, you’ll be better able to capture their stunning beauty and enchanting attributes in your artwork.

All About Drawing Wild Animals & Exotic Creatures

Learn to Draw 40 Jungle Animals, Reptiles, and Insects Step by Step

Author: Walter Foster Creative Team

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 589

Provides step-by-step instructions for drawing and coloring over forty exotic creatures, including the sun bear, reticulated python, and capybara.

First Steps Drawing and Painting Animals

Author: Bill Tilton

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 892

Not an artistic bone in your body, you say? Even your dog's bones are more "creative" than yours, you say? Take heart! With Drawing and Painting Animals, all that counts is your desire to try. &break;&break;Page by page, you'll discover it's easier than you think to make realistic pictures of your favorite pets, barnyard critters and wild animals. &break;&break;Simple exercises show you how to draw basic shapes and recognizable forms. From there, it's just a matter of combining these shapes, adding a few necessary details - and before you know it, you'll be drawing cats, dogs, bears, horses, elephants, birds?and any animals you please in any pose you like! Easy-to-copy drawings throughout gives you a great head start.