Learn how to sketch and draw with this concise and practical guide. You'll learn how to study objects you want to draw, basic shapes, proportion, shading, anatomy (skeletal and muscular systems), progressive movement, action exercises, horizons and more. You'll learn to draw people, plants, animals, houses, scenes and more with this delightful book. Over 350 illustrations, 80 pages, softcover.
This hand volumefilled with more than 350 illustrationsis designed especially for aspiring young artists and for those who simply love to draw. Sketching and Drawing for Children is a user-friendly drawing guide that will be the first choice of all beginning artists.
First, Genevieve Vaughan-Jackson teaches you the importance of seeing what you want to draw and knowing its construction before ever touching pencil to paper. Then, after learning the proper hand motions for fluid drawing, youll start creating works of artsketching simple objects such as wagons and vases, and later more difficult ones such as airplanes and horses.
Step by step, you will learn all the fundamentals of art, including basic shapes, proportion, perspectives, shading, and movement.
By following the concise, easy-to-read instructions and the many sample sketches, youll be drawing everything from flowers and birds, to cars and basketball players, as well as snow-covered log cabins and wind-tossed sailboats on a stormy sea.
Sketching and Drawing for Children is sure to be a helping hand to all young people interested in developing their artistic talent.