220 x 290 x 8mm
A Step-By-Step Guide to Drawing the Human Figure.
This is a comprehensive guide to all the materials and skills you need to draw the figure with confidence and expertise. It gives advice on choosing the most suitable media to work in - from charcoal, pencils and chalk to inks and watercolour. Fundamental principles, such as how to use colour (especially for flesh tones), reproduce the effect of light and convey perspective, are clearly explained.
The book covers the basics of anatomy and demonstrates how to apply this knowledge to a successful drawing. Throughout, theoretical advice is supported by clear instructions and practical exercises using a wide range of media to enable you to develop your skills step by step.
In addition, the book contains a series of projects based on classic poses with step-by-step exercises for you to follow. Packed with useful tips, easy-to-follow exercises and art work of the highest quality, 'The Figure Drawing Workbook' will inspire artists of all abilities.