Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner


  • Author : Mark Willenbrink
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-06-28
  • Genre: Art
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781440323393


Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner Book Description :

Have you ever experienced the peace of walking through the woods or the excitement of a storm gathering on a beach? Artwork provides the ability for us to capture those moments and share them with others. Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner offers a great beginner's course on drawing nature. In their fun and friendly teaching style, Mark and Mary Willenbrink show you how to realistically capture the world around you. All you need to get started are some simple supplies, basic techniques, and inspiration. From field to forest, beach or mountain, begin with a structural sketch, apply values and textures, and, before you know it, you'll be drawing everything you see. You'll even learn how to render favorite wildlife such as chipmunks, deer and eagl...

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner


  • Author : Artz Creation
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 1541147170


Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner Book Description :

Drawing Nature for the Absolute Beginner offers a great beginner's course on drawing nature. In their fun and friendly teaching style, Mark and Mary Willenbrink show you how to realistically capture the world around you.All you need to get started are some simple supplies, basic techniques, and inspiration....

Drawing Portraits for the Absolute Beginner

Drawing Portraits for the Absolute Beginner


  • Author : Mark Willenbrink
  • Publisher : North Light Books
  • Release Date : 2012-06-15
  • Genre: Art
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  • ISBN 10 : 1440311447


Drawing Portraits for the Absolute Beginner Book Description :

Open this book as an absolute beginner, and come away as a proud portrait artist! Mark and Mary Willenbrink's Absolute Beginner books have helped thousands of novices tap into their inner artists. In this book, Mark and Mary help the beginning artist take on portraits, showing that absolutely anyone can draw faces. Their encouraging, easy-to-follow instruction style makes learning fun—you'll be amazed by how quickly you achieve impressive results. You may be a beginner now, but not for long! Drawing Portraits for the Absolute Beginner covers everything from warming up with sketches, and capturing facial expressions, to framing your finished work. Page by page, you'll build the skills and confidence you need to draw lifelike portraits of your friend...

The Absolute Beginner s Big Book of Drawing and Painting

The Absolute Beginner s Big Book of Drawing and Painting


  • Author : Mark Willenbrink
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-08-12
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440337611


The Absolute Beginner s Big Book of Drawing and Painting Book Description :

Everyone can draw and paint, including you! Even if you have never drawn or painted before, you can start creating your own beautiful artwork. Let the Willenbrinks show you how! Beginning with materials and basic techniques, these pages will teach you everything you need to know to get started in drawing, watercolors and oil painting. Follow along with 75+ demonstrations and mini-demonstrations as you learn how to draw and paint a wide variety of subjects: people, landscapes, buildings, still life and more. Every essential art topic is covered, from sketching and shading to composition and color. Simple step-by-step instruction and many enormously useful lessons and tips will have you making your own masterpieces in no time! You may be an absolute be...

Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

Drawing for the Absolute Beginner


  • Author : Mark Willenbrink
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006-10-19
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781600616013


Drawing for the Absolute Beginner Book Description :

This inspiring book makes drawing in a realistic style easier than you may think and more fun than you ever imagined! Authors Mark and Mary Willenbrink (Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner) cover it all—from choosing materials and the correct way to hold your pencil, to expert advice on the tricky stuff, like getting proportions and perspective right, drawing reflections, and designing strong compositions. (It's not as scary as it sounds…not with Mark and Mary as your guide!) At the heart of this book, a series of fun, hands-on exercises help you practice and perfect your strokes—24 mini-demos lead up to 9 full step-by-step demos. Each exercise builds on the previous one as you develop your skills, build your confidence, and enjoy yourself alo...

Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner

Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner


  • Author : Mark Willenbrink
  • Publisher : North Light Books
  • Release Date : 2009-05-25
  • Genre: Art
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  • ISBN 10 : 1600617700


Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner Book Description :

Start painting today - it's easier than you think! If you've ever dreamed of painting in watercolor, this is the book for you. It's designed to help you start experiencing the joy of watercolor immediately - even if you've never picked up a brush. Mark and Mary Willenbrink provide all the guidance and encouragement you need. Their painting techniques, tips and tricks help make every step you take a success, from selecting colors to designing a composition. It's like having two private art instructors right there at your side. In no time at all you'll be hanging original works of art - pieces you'll be proud to show to family and friends. The Willenbrinks' easy-to-follow instruction ensures it. Don't put off your artistic life another day!...

Drawing  Animals in Colored Pencil
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Drawing Animals in Colored Pencil


  • Author : Debra K. Yaun
  • Publisher : Walter Foster Pub
  • Release Date : 2009-07-01
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781600581373


Drawing Animals in Colored Pencil Book Description :

An introduction to drawing animals with colored pencils covers techniques, color theory, and basic pencil strokes and includes step-by-step instructions for depicting an assortment of pets, wild animals, and birds....

The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets
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The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets


  • Author : Carrie Stuart Parks
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-05-16
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440317965


The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets Book Description :

This is the book that can teach anyone to draw (yes, even you!) If you're not getting the kind of true-to-life results you want in your drawings (or if you can't even draw a straight line), Carrie and Rick Parks can help. As award-winning teachers, they have a proven game plan for helping artists of all levels overcome common problems and see immediate improvement in their work. As professional composite artists, they know the tricks and tools for achieving incredibly lifelike results. In this friendly, foolproof guide to drawing, they share it all: • Easy-to-master techniques for achieving a convincing sense of depth • How to draw challenging textures like metal and fur • Putting personality into your portraits • 40+ step-by-step demonstrati...

You Can Draw in 30 Days
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You Can Draw in 30 Days


  • Author : Mark Kistler
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780786727230


You Can Draw in 30 Days Book Description :

Learn to draw in 30 days with Emmy award-winning PBS host Mark Kistler Drawing is an acquired skill, not a talent--anyone can learn to draw! All you need is a pencil, a piece of paper, and the willingness to tap into your hidden artistic abilities. With Emmy award-winning, longtime PBS host Mark Kistler as your guide, you'll learn the secrets of sophisticated three-dimensional renderings, and have fun along the way--in just 20 minutes a day for a month. Inside you'll find: Quick and easy step-by-step instructions for drawing everything from simple spheres to apples, trees, buildings, and the human hand and face More than 500 line drawings, illustrating each step Time-tested tips, techniques, and tutorials for drawing in 3-D The 9 Fundamental Laws of ...

Landscape Drawing Step by Step

Landscape Drawing Step by Step


  • Author : Wendon Blake
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1998-01-27
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486402017


Landscape Drawing Step by Step Book Description :

Excellent, clearly written how-to guide for training powers of observation, judging proportions, assessing values, plus valuable suggestions for use of drawing media. 180 line illustrations and halftones....