Botanical Illustrator S Handbook

Author: Sally Pinhey
Editor: Crowood
ISBN: 1847977189
File Size: 38,39 MB
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The Botanical Illustrator's Handbook takes a closer look at how to accurately portray the riches of the botanical world. It tackles and explains many of the difficulties that artists encounter so they can extend and expand their choice of subject matter. Written by a respected artist and drawing on her wealth of experience, it offers new insights and a fresh approach to the wonders of botanical illustration.Topics covered include: advice on the labelling and quality of paper, and choice of pencils, paints and brushes; techniques for the mixing and handling of greens; chapters on magnification, managing detail and using scale bars; instructions for using perspective techniques, and painting complex structures such as pine cones and umbellifers, and tricky details such as hairs. Full of advice on labelling, quality of paper, artist materials and mixing techniques and superbly illustrated with 160 colour illustrations.

Handbook Of Plant Forms For Botanical Artists

Author: Margaret Stevens
Editor: B T Batsford Limited
ISBN: 9781849940726
File Size: 19,10 MB
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Showcases flowers and plants, each illustrated with detailed botanical drawings and a painting, along with background on technique and composition.

How To Draw Plants

Author: Keith West
Editor: A & C Black
ISBN: 9780713670059
File Size: 61,21 MB
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This comprehensive and authoritative handbook is for all those who want to portray plants and flowers with botanical accuracy. In it the author gives detailed advice on working in pencil, pen, scraper board, watercolour, acrylics and gouache; on building up a painting or drawing by stages; on taking measurements and understanding plant structure; on collecting, handling and preserving plant material.

Second Book Of Botany

Author: John Hutton Balfour
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File Size: 33,87 MB
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First Book Of Botany

Author: John Hutton Balfour
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File Size: 72,65 MB
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The Watercolor Artist S Handbook

Author: Marylin Scott
Editor: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 078583382X
File Size: 31,29 MB
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Watercolor is a wonderful medium, but it does sometimes seem to have a "mind of its own," refusing to do quite what is required. The keys to success are good planning, constant practice and a thorough understanding of your materials, so if you are new to painting, start by trying out some of the techniques and projects in this book as well as experimenting with different color mixes and types of paper.

The Guild Handbook Of Scientific Illustration

Author: Elaine R. S. Hodges
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471360112
File Size: 69,72 MB
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The Guild Handbook of Scientific Illustration, Second Edition Sponsored by the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators and written by top illustrators, scientists, and industry experts, The Guild Handbook of Scientific Illustration, Second Edition is an indispensable reference guide for anyone who produces, assigns, or simply appreciates scientific illustration. Offering broad coverage and more than 620 outstanding illustrations, this new edition offers up-to-date coverage on all aspects of this specialized field, from illustrating molecules and 3D modeling to important material and advice on copyright and contractual concerns, as well as establishing a freelance business. With step-by-step instructions, in-depth coverage of illustrative techniques and related tools, and helpful advice on the day-to-day business of scientific illustrating, it is easy to see why scientific illustrators refer to this book as their "bible."

Handbook Of Practical Botany For The Botanical Laboratory And Private Student

Author: Eduard Strasburger
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Guide To Information Sources In The Botanical Sciences

Author: Elisabeth B. Davis
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563080753
File Size: 64,68 MB
Format: PDF
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Works cited in this useful survey are appropriate for students, librarians, and amateur and professional botanists. These encompass the plant kingdom in all its divisions and aspects, except those of agriculture, horticulture, and gardening. The majority of the annotations are for currently available in-print or electronic reference works. A comprehensive author/title and a separate subject index make locating specific entries simple. With materials ranging from those selected for the informed layperson to those for the specialist, this new edition reflects the momentous transition from print to electronic information resources. It is an appropriate purchase for public, college, university, and professional libraries.

The Handbook Of Fencing

Author: Ramon Castellote
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Saturday Review

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A Collection Of Problems In Illustration Of The Principles Of Theoretical Mechanics

Author: William Walton
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Common Forest Trees Of Hawaii

Author: Elbert Luther Little
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File Size: 74,59 MB
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Botanical Identification Handbook On Philippine Mangrove Trees

Author: Eustaquio G. Aragones
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ISBN: 9789716260038
File Size: 17,31 MB
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Wildlife Artist S Handbook

Author: Jackie Garner
Editor: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976085
File Size: 47,71 MB
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Art has always been inspired by the wildlife around us. Since earliest times we have been continually fascinated by both wildlife and the challenge of representing it. This book sets the scene of how wildlife has been portrayed in art and guides the reader through the principles of practical drawing and painting wildlife. It covers recommended equipment, techniques, fieldcraft, composition and anatomy, and offers help for those wishing to exhibit their work. Suggests how to begin to draw wildlife and then to add colour; advises on how to draw a constantly moving subject and how to capture the moment; gives clear instruction on anatomy and composition; suggests how to paint outdoors and how to use photography and museum collections; gives inspiration and insights into printmaking and sculpture; gives practical advice on exhibiting and selling wildlife art; showcases inspiring images, in a range of styles, from over twenty leading artists. An authoritative guide to the principles of drawing and painting wildlife, this book will be of interest to all artists and everyone interested in wildlife - including botanical artists, print makers and sculptors, and is lavishly illustrated with 260 colour illustrations.

The Educational Times And Journal Of The College Of Preceptors

Author: C.F. HODGSON
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Illustrated Guide To Trees And Shrubs

Author: Arthur Harmount Graves
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486142973
File Size: 80,91 MB
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Authoritative, accessible guide features easy-to-use keys covering leaves, twigs, bark, buds, fruit, more. Over 300 pen-and-ink drawings by Maud H. Purdy, noted botanical illustrator. Bibliography.