Inside this helpful guide, accomplished artist Diane Cardaci guides readers through several shortcuts to drawing realistically—from projecting and using the grid method to utilizing a computer. A step-by-step project accompanies each drawing technique, so readers can test out the methods firsthand. The book also features an in-depth section on troubleshooting, teaching readers effective ways to grapple with the most common problems a beginner will encounter, such as drawing accurate proportions and values. Filled with all sorts of drawing tips and shortcuts that will help artists draw realistic people, animals, and still lifes, this book is a must have for anyone who wants to learn how to draw.
•Teaches an array of drawing shortcuts to aspiring artists who don't have time for traditional approaches to art
• Provides drawing techniques and tips for avoiding common errors
• Features simple steps and line-drawing templates for each project, so you can easily follow along
Dimensions: 64 pages, 6.5" x 9.5"