Keys to Drawing (Paperback)
|Author: Bert Dodson|
""Anyone who can hold a pencil can learn to draw with some degree of proficiency," Bert Dodson proclaims."
In this book he shares a complete drawing system that you can use for any subject or type of drawing-even if you doubt your ability to draw. It''s based on fifty-five "keys to drawing," which are introduced at a comfortable pace. The keys are interspersed with dozens of practice exercises that help you learn by doing.
You''ll learn how to: Restate, focus, map and intensify.Free your hand action, and then learn to control it.Convey the illusions of light, depth and texture.Stimulate your imagination through "creative play"
From the Publisher:
Forty-eight exercises, reviews and self-evaluations help artists learn to trust their eyes and sharpen their observation skills.Describes the drawing process, discusses proportions, light, depth, texture, pattern, design, and imagination, and tells how to evaluate one's work