Art of Basic Drawing: Discover Simple Step-by-Step Techniques for Drawing a Wide Variety of Subjects in Pencil
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Art of Basic Drawing: Discover Simple Step-by-Step Techniques for Drawing a Wide Variety of Subjects in Pencil

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This compilation of some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint and Artist's Library series titles gives artists the perfect introduction to the basics of drawing. The Art of Basic Drawing contains fundamental information about tools and techniques, as well as a number of inspiring step-by-step lessons. With instruction and advice from five different accomplished artist...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Walter Foster Publishing
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Max
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Along with The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, this is a must-have book for learning how to draw. Basically, it compiles various materials from other Walter Foster books and consists of various drawing exercises. After its initial chapter describing basic tools, basic shapes, and a smidgen of perspective explanation, it then shows step-by-step methods of drawing things from still life to flowers to animals to human faces to people.

While this may sound like any other drawing book, kee...more
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