Drawing: A Creative Process by Francis D. K. ChingDrawing: A Creative Process by Francis D. K. Ching

Drawing: A Creative Process

byFrancis D. K. Ching

Paperback | September 15, 1989

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"Drawing relies on a clear vision. It also requires thought which, in, turn, builds understanding. Drawing cannot be detached from seeing and thinking about the fundamental nature of the subject matter being represented. The knowledge and understanding gained through drawing from life directly enhances our ability to draw from the imagination. Just as thought can be put into words, ideas can be made visible in a drawing to promote visual thinking and further stimulate the imagination. Once what is seen or imagined is made visible in a drawing, the image takes on a life of its own and communicates graphically. However eloquently or crudely, all drawings, speak to the eye." From the Preface . Francis D.K. Ching
Francis D.K. Ching graduated cum laude with a five-year professional degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1966. His accomplishments included instructing at Ohio University and Cornish College of the Arts, teaching as an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and lecturing at the Chinese University of Hong ...
Title:Drawing: A Creative ProcessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.58 inPublished:September 15, 1989Publisher:Wiley

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ISBN - 10:047128968X

ISBN - 13:9780471289685

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Table of Contents

Drawing: Process and Product.

Line: The Essence of Drawing.

Shape: The Definition of Form.

Depth: The Art of Illusion.

Envisioning: Drawing From Imagination.

Speculation: Drawing and Creativity.



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Contents: Drawing; Process & Product; Line; Essence of Drawing; Shape; Definition of Form; Depth; Art of Illusion; Envisioning; Drawing from Imagination; Speculations; Drawing & Creativity. This explores all components of drawing. 400+ illustrations