Ancient Earth Journal: The Early Cretaceous

Ancient Earth Journal: The Early Cretaceous


  • Author: Juan Carlos Alonso & Gregory S. Paul
  • Release Date : 2015-08-15
  • Genre: Games & Activities
  • File Size: 47025927 Bytes


The Early Cretaceous brings readers closer to prehistoric life than ever before. What it would be like to see a living, breathing dinosaur? The Early Cretaceous brings readers closer to prehistoric life than ever before. By combining the latest paleontological findings with highly detailed, intimate drawings of wildlife from the Early Cretaceous, readers will look into the eyes of some of the most fascinating creatures to ever inhabit the earth. Written and illustrated in the style of a naturalist's notebook, the viewer will be given a first-hand account of what it is like to stand alongside everything from the first birds to flying dinosaurs to some of the largest creatures ever to walk the earth. Through detailed illustrations and descriptive narr...

Drawing from Observation  Reprint

Drawing from Observation Reprint


  • Author : Brian Curtis, Professor
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2009-05-22
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0077356276


Drawing from Observation Reprint Book Description :

Perceptual drawing, in which one renders the physical world as it appears to an observer, is the focus of this new text for the introductory drawing course. With an emphasis on progressive skill development, Drawing from Observation offers a balanced mix of hands-on technique and perceptual theory while making a compelling argument for the long-term value of studying perception-based drawing....

Drawing Essentials

Drawing Essentials


  • Author : Deborah A. Rockman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2011-12-02
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199758948


Drawing Essentials Book Description :

An exceptional, all-in-one resource on basic drawing (non-subject specific), figure drawing, and perspective, with more than 500 color and black-and-white illustrations by both students and professionals, Drawing Essentials: A Guide to Drawing from Observation thoroughly covers the drawing elements that are most important at the foundation level. Award-winning artist, teacher, and author Deborah Rockman explains clearly and in depth what is essential to depicting form and space on a two-dimensional surface. Addressing and illustrating studio experiences that are not effectively dealt with in other drawing books, the text elucidates such fundamental (yet challenging) concepts and methods as sighting, scaling techniques, meaningful and descriptive line...

Drawing from Observation
Score: 5
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Drawing from Observation


  • Author : Brian Curtis
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0072410248


Drawing from Observation Book Description :

Perceptual drawing, in which one renders the physical world as it appears to an observer, is the focus of this new text for the introductory drawing course. Drawing from Observation offers a balanced mix of hands-on technique and perceptual theory while making a compelling argument for the long-term value of studying perception-based drawing....

Drawing Made Easy

Drawing Made Easy


  • Author : Robbie Lee
  • Publisher : Impact
  • Release Date : 2018-07-31
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1440352909


Drawing Made Easy Book Description :

In the same easy to understand and fun to experience style as Perspective Made Easy, Robbie Lee shows readers, step by step, the basic drawing skills they need to build a successful base on which to build any style of drawing expertise. With a fun robot as their guide, readers will experience immediate success as they follow along with more than 20 step-by-step demonstrations and 30 lessons on topics such as the drawing process, perspective, drawing people, and drawing scenes. The book also broaches the differences in drawing methods: spontaneous drawing, drawing from observation, and drawing from your imagination. The simple language and graphic novel approach makes it all fun and easy....

Drawing from Observation

Drawing from Observation


  • Author : Brian Curtis
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2008-12-27
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0073379182


Drawing from Observation Book Description :

Perceptual drawing, in which one renders the physical world as it appears to an observer, is the focus of this new text for the introductory drawing course. With an emphasis on progressive skill development, Drawing from Observation offers a balanced mix of hands-on technique and perceptual theory while making a compelling argument for the long-term value of studying perception-based drawing......

Observational Drawing

Observational Drawing


  • Author : Joseph Podlesnik
  • Publisher : Tempe Digital
  • Release Date : 2017-08-17
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780986163753


Observational Drawing Book Description :

Observational Drawing by Joseph Podlesnik is a practical guide to the basic language of drawing. Written in a clear style, this textbook explores both intuitive and analytical approaches to drawing. The book employs a highly visual design with numerous illustrations and contemporary drawings that connect theory with practice. Observational Drawing has been written for anyone interested in the essential role of drawing in the visual arts. The book provides useful insight for beginning students and practicing professionals alike. Drawing from observation is a vital skill for any creative field, including fine art, graphic design, advertising, illustration, animation, and interior design. Observational Drawing is an essential addition to any art and des...

Drawing

Drawing


  • Author : Ian Simpson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Drawing
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0713654295


Drawing Book Description :

Through sustained observation and practice anyone can develop the skills and understanding essential to being able to draw. This book approaches all aspects of drawing with a strong emphasis on seeing, and provides a comprehensive drawing course for beginners and for those with experience who want to re-examine the fundamentals. Illustrated with many suggestions for practical work, this book also offers teachers at all levels a ready-made instruction programme which progresses from basic drawing problems to the development of personal style....

Drawing the Nude

Drawing the Nude


  • Author : Stuart Elliot
  • Publisher : Crowood
  • Release Date : 2014-10-31
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781847978257


Drawing the Nude Book Description :

Drawing the Nude presents an exciting approach to drawing the human body. Divided into three parts, on structure, anatomy and observation, it introduces a set of principles and develops a treasury of ideas for the artist to follow. Whilst recognizing the importance of observation, it focuses more on a conceptual understanding of the construction of the body in anatomical terms. In doing so, it encourages the cultivation of more informed observation and accommodates those who work from memory, imagination and invention. Contents: the drawing of elementary forms that can then be distorted, transformed and combined, leading on to compound forms; explains the use of light and shadows to express form; explains the gesture of the figure through short drawi...

Keys to Drawing
Score: 4.5
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Keys to Drawing


  • Author : Bert Dodson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1990-08-15
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440308673


Keys to Drawing Book Description :

Anyone who can hold a pencil can learn to draw. In this book, Bert Dodson shares his complete drawing system—fifty-five "keys" that you can use to render any subject with confidence, even if you're a beginner. These keys, along with dozens of practice exercises, will help you draw like an artist in no time. You'll learn how to: Restore, focus, map, and intensify Free your hand action, then learn to control it Convey the illusions of light, depth, and texture Stimulate your imagination through "creative play"...