Freehand: Sketching Tips and Tricks Drawn from Art

Chronicle Books
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Creating stylish sketches by hand is easy and fun with this inspiring guide. Freehand breaks down basic drawing techniques into bite-sized chunks, and reveals their practical application in dazzling examples by today's coolest artists. Over 200 innovative works of art demonstrate all the fundamentals—line, tone, composition, texture, and more—and are presented alongside friendly text explaining the simple techniques used to achieve each stylish effect. The final section of the book offers aspiring artists essential reference materials to hone their drafting skills and practice what they've learned. Petite in size but comprehensive in scope, this hip handbook will teach artists of all skill levels how to find their personal drawing style and start making amazing sketches.
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About the author

Helen Birch is a journalist and artist based in the United Kingdom.

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Publisher
Chronicle Books
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Published on
Sep 10, 2013
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Pages
224
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ISBN
9781452129617
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Language
English
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Genres
Art / Techniques / Color
Art / Techniques / Drawing
Art / Techniques / General
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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