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Realistic Portraits in Colored Pencil: Learn to draw lifelike portraits in vibrant colored pencil

Realistic Portraits in Colored Pencil: Learn to draw lifelike portraits in vibrant colored pencil (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Hull, Karen

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Rendering artwork that leaves viewers contemplating whether they might actually be looking at a photograph is no easy task. Introducing Realistic Portraits in Colored Pencil-an easy-to-understand guidebook that shows both aspiring and established artists the secrets to drawing li...felike portraits in this dynamic medium. This approachable, engaging resource is perfect for artists who want to learn how to render realistic portraits utilizing a wide range of techniques. After an introduction to the essential tools and materials, readers will discover a variety of basic colored-pencil techniques, such as hatching, crosshatching, shading, blending, layering, burnishing, and much more. Aspiring colored-pencil artists will also discover more complex techniques relative to creating realistic portraits, including how to render various textures, from hair and skin to clothing and facial features. Also included is valuable information for collecting all of the elements for polished and professional results. Packed with easy-to-follow instructions, plenty of helpful artist tips, and beautiful artwork that's sure to inspire, Realistic Portraits in Colored Pencil is the perfect resource for any colored-pencil artist who is ready to take their skills to the next level.
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ISBN 9781633227279
Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
Publisher Walter Foster Publishing
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series Realistic Series
105 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781633227279
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Walter Foster Publishing
Imprint Walter Foster Publishing
Released 1 Apr 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Hull, Karen
Series Realistic Series
Category Drawing & Drawings
Portraits In Art
Art Techniques & Materials
Art Techniques & Principles
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 222mm
Height: 296mm
Dewey Code 741.24
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Human figure in art, Colored pencil drawing - Technique, Drawing - Study and teaching
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade