The Fundamentals Of Drawing

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1848584105
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Anyone with a little persistence and the desire can learn to draw well - this is the starting point for The Fundamentals of Drawing, a practical and comprehensive course for students of all abilities. Opportunities for practice and improvement are offered across a wide spectrum of subjects - still life, plants, landscapes, animals, figure drawing and portraiture - and supported by demonstrations of a broad range of skills and techniques, including perspective and composition. The methods used in The Fundamentals of Drawing have been practised through the centuries by art students and professional artists. They are time-honoured and proven. Barrington Barber brings his invaluable expertise as a working artist and teacher to the task of showing you how to use them effectively to create successful drawings. No matter what your level of expertise, you will find his clear approach encouraging and his way of teaching inspirational.

Fundamentals Of Drawing Still Life

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1788283201
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Still life has been a popular genre for many hundreds of years, and artists wishing to explore it can find inspirational examples from the time of the romans right up to the present day, encompassing murals from the Italian Renaissance, the lavish floral studies from the Netherlands in the early 17th century, the exuberant handling of the Impressionists, and the surprising new shapes and dimensions introduced by the Cubists and Surrealists. In The Fundamentals of Drawing Still Life, Barrington Barber explores the genre in all its richness. A teacher as well as a working artist, the author demonstrates in this book his wealth of experience in leading students through the fundamental steps of learning to draw and onwards by means of practice studies and learning from the work of earlier artists. Whether you are a beginner or are already well-versed in the art of drawing, you will find much in this book to inspire you and to develop your talent.

The Fundamentals Of Drawing Landscapes

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1788283198
Size: 19,83 MB
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For centuries landscapes have captivated the imaginations of artists- Barrington Barber follows the pattern established in his highly successful companion volume on drawing portraits, and shows the reader that it is easier than it looks.

The Fundamentals Of Drawing Techniques

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1788283171
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In this companion volume to his highly successful Fundamentals of Drawing, Barrington Barber takes the aspiring artist one step further in the quest for skill and competence. If you have come this far on the journey with him you will know that the more you practice the more visual surprised you are presented with and the more problems there are to overcome. In this book, you will be shown how to find solutions to these challenges through the application of more advanced techniques and the greater awareness that comes with closer study of a subject. You will also be encouraged to develop further your perception of the visual world to enable you to express emotions and ideas in your own work and to retain information for future use. Once you have absorbed the many techniques and approaches presented here, you will find your understanding and appreciation of the world around you opening up to reveal new possibilities.

The Fundamentals Of Drawing Portraits

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1848588615
Size: 11,78 MB
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This book is essential for everyone who wants to improve their drawing skills. Written by teacher and established artist Barrington Barber, it contains a wealth of know-how and practical advice, supported by over 300 original illustrations. Guidance is given on how to overcome common difficulties without imposing a particular style or approach. ...

The Fundamentals Of Drawing

Author: Jim Dowdalls
Editor: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 9781600584527
Size: 19,80 MB
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The Fundamentals of Drawing offers 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 Drawing covers 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 instructor Jim Dowdalls demonstrates 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 Drawing is the perfect place to start a mastery of fine art.

The Fundamentals Of Drawing

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Editor: Vinciana Editrice
ISBN: 9788881720002
Size: 19,26 MB
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The Complete Fundamentals Of Drawing

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 9780572032098
Size: 12,77 MB
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This instructive text is illustrated with Barrington Barber's original sketches to illuminate the points being made. He includes examples of figure drawing and representation from around the world and explains how to make the most of life classes and how to handle crowd scenes, energy and compositions.

The Fundamentals Of Drawing In Colour

Author: Barrington Barber
Editor: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 9780572032258
Size: 13,52 MB
Format: PDF
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This volume gives advice and methods for gaining confidence in both drawing skills and the use of colour across different media. It explores various methods of media through a series of chapters, beginning with materials and how to get used to them.