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Drawing Realistic Pets from Photographs

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Draw gorgeous portraits of your favorite pets!Turn your candid snapshots into remarkable artwork that truly captures the personality of your cherished animals. In "Drawing Realistic Pets from Photographs" you'll find foolproof instruction that will have you creating impressive drawings in no time.

Don't let a lack of natural artistic ability or drawing experience discourage...more
Paperback, 127 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Northlight (first published August 5th 2005)
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I have some old photographs of a dear old friend no longer with me. There will never be any other photos and some of the ones I have are pretty sad quality. I wanted to remember "Buffy" with some fun drawings using what photos I had blowing up little photos into large wall size with greater detail. This book helped tremendously. Using the grid method really does work and allows me to "blowup" photos that would suffer from physically enlarging the photo by converting them to a drawing. And it had...more
Linda Yesline Yesline
Everyone's entitled to their own opinion, and I humbly submit mine-- these drawings are not realistic. There's a lot of smudging and detail work but not a lot of consideration to the overall forms of the subjects. As a result the drawings look waxy and disjointed. I think they also suffer from the artist's commitment to the original photographs of the subjects, which makes the drawings appear lifeless.

I apologize for sounding harsh, but I can arrest to my honesty!
Feb 13, 2012 Malia rated it 5 of 5 stars
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