Drawing by Kathryn Temple
  

Synopsis

Drawing by Kathryn Temple

What do children hope to create when they put pencil to paper? An accurate likeness of the things they see, of course. With this imaginative, informative, and amply illustrated guide to drawing, it's amazingly easy for kids to make those art dreams come true. After a brief overview of tools and materials, the entertaining hands-on activities begin with contour drawing techniques. With the help of lots of exercises, budding artists will learn the basic elements of shapes (lines, dots, circles) and see how to combine them to make familiar forms. They'll find out how to produce the illusion of volume with shading techniques; create perspective; accurately recreate landscapes, people, animals, and nature; develop interesting compositions; and more.

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Format

Hardback
112 pages

Author

Kathryn Temple
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Publisher

Lark Books,U.S.

Publication date

17th November 2005

ISBN

9781579905873


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