Drawing is an essential skill for all artists and this book makes learning to draw still life as simple as possible. All the basics are covered, to provide a sound foundation in drawing techniques, and numerous illustrations and step-by-step drawings show how these are put into practice. The book includes practical information on: tools and equipment; selecting your subject; composition; portraying light and tone; proportion and perspective; and pattern and texture.
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Valerie Wiffen is a practising artist and teacher. Her skills in observed drawing and painting have led to many commissions and her paintings have been exhibited at the New English Art Club and in the Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions. She regularly runs drawing and painting courses at West Dean College in West Sussex and is also the author of several other books on drawing.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110004133331
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. illustrated edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0004133331