Описание: A good sketch starts with good bones.
Often challenging and overwhelming to sketchers, the fourth book in the "Urban Sketching Handbook" series uses drawings and simple steps to explain the concepts of perspective in practical and useful ways for on-site sketching. Most books are either too abstract or don't provide enough information that relates to what you actually do when you're out in the busy, wide world about to start a drawing. Where do you start? How do you edit what you see to flatten and shrink it onto your paper? How does perspective work?
"The Urban Sketching Handbook: Understanding Perspective" helps you learn to think like an architect, to draw buildings and spaces by reducing what you see to simple, basic shapes, then adding layers in simple steps, and finally finishing your sketch with detail, tone, and color--in accurate perspective. Full of helpful tips, architect and illustrator, Stephanie Bower even de-constructs sketches to show you how to create them Once you understand perspective, it will change the way you see the world--you'll see perspective everywhere.
Some of the key concepts explored in this volume are:
- Basic Terms
- Basic Spatial Principles
- Types of Perspective
- Building a Sketch in Layers
- Special Conditions
Автор: Michael Burns Название: Digital Sci-Fi Art ISBN: 1904705324 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781904705321 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 2443 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: A step-by-step guide to creating stunning, futuristic images.
Описание: The Art of Fashion Illustration is the ultimate guide to fashion sketching. Inside, you'll find more than 150 beautiful illustrations from the international community's masters of illustration and rising stars. Peek behind the cloth and enjoy interviews with the illustrators, commentary from influencers in the industry and a discussion of illustration techniques. Expert stylist and fashion writer, Somer Flaherty Tejwani, provides your with an inside scoop on over 30 illustrators.
Описание: Mastering Oil Painting is the perfect resource for beginning and intermediate artists to build proficiency and expertise in the art of oil painting. With its slow drying time, oil paint allows artists to layer and blend deep, rich colors that retain their vibrancy when fully dried. Mastering Oil Painting will demonstrate how to work with this classic medium that has been a favorite of professional artists for hundreds of years. This book opens by covering the basic tools and materials for getting started in oil painting, including brushes, mediums, supports, palette knives, and palettes. On the pages that follow, artists will discover valuable information for understanding basic color theory, color mixing, and working with oil mediums, as well as how to master a range of techniques, including blending, stippling, scumbling, drybrushing, sponging, painting thickly and thinly, and others. With the information offered by an accomplished, professional painter, aspiring artists will also learn how to select subject matter, set up a balanced composition, create textures, and use reference photos, all while learning how to paint a range of subjects, such as a landscape, a still life, and a floral arrangement--step by step! With easy-to-follow instruction and breathtakingly realistic artwork to inspire, the combination of tips, techniques, and engaging oil painting lessons in Mastering Oil Painting offers a comprehensive resource for artists of all skill levels desiring to put their newfound painting knowledge to practical use by painting realistic, detailed works of art in oil, from start to finish.
Автор: Tim Pilcher Название: Little Book of Vintage Sci-Fi ISBN: 1908150394 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781908150394 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Цена: 543 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: John Freeman Название: Sci-Fi Art Now ISBN: 1905814984 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781905814985 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 2721 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Science Fiction authority John Freeman presents a treasure trove of modern sci-fi’s most cutting-edge talents in art and illustration. A former editor at the official magazines for Babylon 5, Star Trek, Doctor Who, and Star Wars (and the founder of DownTheTubes.net!), Freeman turns his encyclopedic understanding of all things sci-fi to the latest trends in SF art. This lavishly illustrated anthology shows the creative processes of speculative fiction’s hottest up-and-coming stars, and showcases some established creators who are breaking new ground to expand the genre’s already vivid visual landscape.
Автор: Rockstar Games Название: Digital & Analogue: The Art and Sci ISBN: 3865219349 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783865219343 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 12115 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The Art and Science of Rockstar Games.
Автор: Kirby, Jo Название: A closer look: techniques of painting ISBN: 1857095340 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781857095340 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 1442 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: How do artists create different effects when painting? The medium they choose—such as oil, watercolor, or egg tempera—plays an important part. So too does the material they paint on, the pigments used, and even the type of brush. Using examples from the National Gallery Collection, Jo Kirby shows how a painting is made, and reveals the processes behind an array of fascinating techniques. With clear explanations and close-up photography, this book will help you see paintings with a fresh eye.
Автор: Edited by Giovanna Nepi Scire and Sylvia Ferino-Pa Название: Late Titian and the Sensuality of Painting ISBN: 8831794124 ISBN-13(EAN): 9788831794121 Издательство: Rizzoli USA Рейтинг: Цена: 7079 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: This book sheds new light on the evolution of Titian’s style, on his technique, and the way he captured the world in a highly sensual way.
If you consider yourself a serious ceramic artist, this book is a must-have for your bookshelf. Take your potter's wheel to the next level.
There is no tool as useful for potters as the potter's wheel. However, it takes years to master, so it's no surprise that wheel throwing is one of the most popular classes at pottery studios today. Still, instructors can only take students so far, and independent study is crucial to mastery of the wheel.
"Mastering the Potter's Wheel" takes readers through all of the basics, from centering to mastering the basic forms. What pushes this book beyond the competition, however, are the techniques offered in the chapters that follow. From a variety of methods for throwing large objects out of clay, such as pitchers and platters to alterations, darting, and paddling, this book offers potters a world of possibilities. With inspirational guest features from today's top working artists, this book is the new gold standard for potters and pottery studios everywhere.
Автор: Bortles JoAnn Название: Airbrush Painting: Advanced Techniques ISBN: 0760335036 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780760335031 Издательство: Rockport/Rotovision Рейтинг: Цена: 1799 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Guides airbrush painters to a range of techniques and their applications. This title includes illustrated directions that show how to airbrush everything from backgrounds and murals to animal subjects and delicate human features on different surfaces.