Lifelike Heads : Drawing Made Easy : Learn to Draw Portraits in Graphite : Book by Lance Richlin


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This book is the perfect guide for creating life like representations of the human head in graphite. Experienced artist Lance Richlin begins by explaining drawing tools and materials, shading techniques, and the important anatomical structures of the head. Following these basics, he shows how to light the subject, block in and render each feature of the face, and address a variety of expressions from subtle smiles to toothy grins. Then he guides the reader through four impressive projects, showing how to develop a lifelike head drawing in seven simple stages: the lay-in, plumb lines, volume, outline, tonal pattern, value, and finishing. Readers also will find an in-depth troubleshooting section to help them identify and solve any problems that lessen the realism and accuracy of their drawings. In an age full of technological shortcuts, this book emphasises drawing from life and seeks to preserve the methods of the old masters.

Paperback: 64 pages
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing (1 Jun. 2008)
ISBN-13: 978-1600580666

Weight 0.2130
Quantity : Pack Single
Books & DVDs : Subject Portraits/Figures
Books & DVDs : Medium Drawing

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