The Fundamentals Of Drawing: A Comprehensive Drawing Course For The Beginning Artist by Jim DowdallsThe Fundamentals Of Drawing: A Comprehensive Drawing Course For The Beginning Artist by Jim Dowdalls

The Fundamentals Of Drawing: A Comprehensive Drawing Course For The Beginning Artist

byJim Dowdalls

Paperback | November 15, 2014

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The Fundamentals of Drawingoffers an academic-inspired, foundational exploration of the drawing basics, which ultimately serves as the gateway to Walter Foster's newest core drawing-book series: The Academy of Art. Structured like a class curriculum,The Fundamentals of Drawingcovers the basic concepts any beginning artist needs to learn this art form, including space and depth, proportion, composition, perspective, and more. To start the exploration, art instructorJim Dowdallsdemonstrates how to use the different types of drawing tools, including how to hold a pencil, how to use supports, and how to make a variety of marks and strokes. Artists will discover helpful information for understanding value and learning to create a value scale, as well as how to build value in their drawings using various techniques. Throughout this educational book, a myriad of step-by-step exercises and drawing projects encourage artists to put their newfound knowledge to use and practice the concepts and techniques demonstrated. With the skills and techniques they acquire in this comprehensive drawing course, beginning artists will be ready to take their artwork to the next level. Full of beautiful artwork that will inspire readers to explore drawing further,The Fundamentals of Drawingis the perfect place to start a mastery of fine art.

Jim Dowdalls is an art and design instructor who received his bachelor's degree in drawing and painting and a master's degree in bio-medical illustration from California State University. He has instructed classes in drawing and painting, illustration, life drawing, animal drawing, rendering, and bio-medical rendering and illustration....
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Title:The Fundamentals Of Drawing: A Comprehensive Drawing Course For The Beginning ArtistFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:128 pages, 13.75 × 10.5 × 0.5 inShipping dimensions:13.75 × 10.5 × 0.5 inPublished:November 15, 2014Publisher:Walter Foster PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1600584527

ISBN - 13:9781600584527

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