The Art Of Colored Pencil Drawing: Discover Techniques For Creating Beautiful Works Of Art In Colored Pencil

May 15, 2013|
The Art Of Colored Pencil Drawing: Discover Techniques For Creating Beautiful Works Of Art In Colored Pencil by Cynthia Knox
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Whether you are an accomplished artist desiring to learn a new medium or a beginning artist simply wanting to play with this colorful art form, The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing features all of the basic information you need to get started in this versatile and approachable medium. From selecting and handling pencils and choosing paper and supports to understanding color theory, learning pencil strokes, and layering color to create depth and form, The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing is brimming with valuable instruction and helpful tips and techniques for mastering working with colored pencil. Discover uses for a variety of colored-pencil techniques, such as hatching, crosshatching, stippling, burnishing, and blending. Learn valuable tips and tricks for drawing from photographs, setting up balanced compositions, and working with light sources, as well as capturing the beauty of the natural world by creating realistic textures and expressing time of day and mood. In The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing, artists Cynthia Knox, Eileen Sorg, and Debra Kauffman Yaun share their expertise and artistic insights for working with colored pencil to achieve lifelike results through inspiring subject matter and step-by-step demonstrations of still lifes, pets, wildlife, birds, garden and tropical flowers, landscapes, foliage, and more. In-depth, easy-to-follow instructions show aspiring artists how to develop and improve their drawing skills, guiding them from simple sketches to final flourishes. Filled with gorgeous, colorful artwork, The Art of Colored Pencil Drawing is sure to be a valuable and welcome addition to any artist’s reference library.

Cynthia Knox is an award-winning artist who specializes in works of traditional realism. She has authored 15 art-instructional books and teaches workshops in the United States, internationally, and on cruises. She also teaches classes online with Bluprint. Cynthia is a signature member of the Colored Pencil Society of America, a juried...
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Title:The Art Of Colored Pencil Drawing: Discover Techniques For Creating Beautiful Works Of Art In Color...Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:144 pages, 11.75 X 9 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:144 pages, 11.75 X 9 X 0.5 inPublished:May 15, 2013Publisher:Walter Foster PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1600583377

ISBN - 13:9781600583377

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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