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Pen and Pencil Drawing Techniques

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Compact but comprehensive, this manual contains the best information available on pencil and ink techniques. Written and beautifully illustrated by an acclaimed artist and advertising illustrator, it's the perfect companion for artists seeking a guide to the variety of techniques and media for rendering their ideas on paper.
Pencil drawing and ink drawing receive separate t
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 31st 2002 by Dover Publications (first published 2002)
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Pen and Pencil Drawing Techniques by Harry Borgman definitely belongs in the library of anyone who wants to learn or even practices drawing. The book is easy to read and extremely informative and can get anyone drawing right away.
Don’t know what pencils to buy? What pens are any good? Or what shading techniques to use? Well this book covers it all! Borgman introduces the reader to the world of art with the most basic of instructions and tools to set you on your way. It steps into brands of penci

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Pen and Pencil Drawing Techniques has two parts, one dedicated to pencil and the other to pen. The pencils covered are the usual pencils with a small section on coloured pencils. The pens covered are the crow quill and the technical pen.

There are many step by step examples which are easy to follow along. The instructions are concise and well explained. There are the usual lessons on hatching but they are short. The book's method of teaching is by getting to the
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