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With Pencil Magic, readers will learn to improve their artistic skills with just two simple tools: pencil and paper. Featuring invaluable instruction, this guide will help beginning and advanced artists master the fundamentals of drawing, including: -The spectrum of basic strokes, including sharp, crosshatching, and directional strokes -Drawing styles from quick sketches to blended-stroke drawing -Strategies for capturing measurements accurately -How to paint trees, shadows, paths, and other landscape elements -Various methods of approaching perspective. With ten step-by-step demonstrations, Pencil Magic appeals to artists at all levels of artistic ability, while making learning the basics easy.
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Columbia Gorge Community College Library 743 METZ 2004 (Text) 23892000941354 Reserves Book None 03/07/2018 Available -
CGCC Hood River Campus 743 METZ 2004 (Text) 33892002481829 Reserves Hourly Reserves None 03/11/2014 Available -

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  • ISBN: 1581805845 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781581805840
  • Physical Description: x, 206 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • PublisherSSS: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, 2004.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-198) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Tools & materials -- Basic strokes -- Drawing styles -- Measuring -- Landscape elements -- Perspective -- Design -- Putting it all together -- A simple still life -- Farm buildings -- City montage -- B are trees -- Woods and stream -- Old house -- People -- Animals -- Open landscape -- Tree close-up.
Summary, etc.:
With Pencil Magic, readers will learn to improve their artistic skills with just two simple tools: pencil and paper. Featuring invaluable instruction, this guide will help beginning and advanced artists master the fundamentals of drawing, including: -The spectrum of basic strokes, including sharp, crosshatching, and directional strokes -Drawing styles from quick sketches to blended-stroke drawing -Strategies for capturing measurements accurately -How to paint trees, shadows, paths, and other landscape elements -Various methods of approaching perspective. With ten step-by-step demonstrations, Pencil Magic appeals to artists at all levels of artistic ability, while making learning the basics easy.
Subject: Landscape drawing > Technique
Pencil drawing > Technique

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