Art of Drawing People: Discover simple techniques for drawing a variety of figures and portraits
Author: Ken Goldman, William Powell, Debra Kauffman Yaun, Walter Foster
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
Release Date: April 01, 2008
Learn to draw faces, features, and figures in graphite, with inspiration from 4 accomplished artistsPacked with practical advice, helpful tips, and fundamental techniques, this comprehensive, 144-page book is an essential resource to which artists of all skill levels will refer again and again. The Art of Drawing People comprises instruction from a group of four experienced artists who demonstrate the processes of drawing the human head and clothed figure from infancy through old age in a variety of poses. The talented authors also share their knowledge about underlying anatomy, ethnic influences, and natural variations in shape, texture, and proportion, as well as basic information about drawing tools and pencil techniques.