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With just a few bold, quick, and spontaneous strokes, a sketch can capture the spirit of any subject. This outstanding guide—which follows The Art of Drawing, The Art of Drawing the Human Body, and The Art of Drawing Landscapes—teaches everything a novice needs to know to master the art of sketching. Richly illustrated with close-ups of works in progress, it offers strateg ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Sterling
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Toby
May 24, 2017 rated it liked it
Another one that is beyond me. But this one looks more useful than some of the others I have looked at lately. Excellent illustration and discussion of technique and style. Minimal words. Will be a good one for the future.
Olivia
Jun 04, 2015 rated it it was ok
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This is not a particularly helpful book. I was already familiar with most of the subjects presented, and I still found this book confusing. The presentation of the material was scattered, and it made sketching (what should be a low-stress and enjoyable practice) seem overwhelming and complicated. The text was unnecessarily vague, and a lot of space was wasted repeating ideas, leaving little room for depth. I would recommend it neither to those starting out nor those looking for a little extra in ...more
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Terrie
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Not very good technique descriptions, very vague but some interesting photos.
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