Drawing the Natural World

Drawing the Natural World

Regular price £14.99

Tim Pond

Category: Drawing & Painting

Format: Paperback / softback

Publication date: 6/13/23

Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd

ISBN 13: 9780198810506

Total Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations, color

Weight: 620

Dimensions: 216 x 274 x 12

Drawing the Natural World is a practical and comprehensive guide for artists of all abilities to celebrate through art the beauty of the flora and fauna that make up our planet. The book is divided into the fundamental concepts of: ArtColour and tonePatternTextureLineShapeFormSpaceThese concepts introduce the essential techniques and demonstrate how they can be used in drawing the natural world through practical projects. Further chapters cover the anatomy of animals to ensure posture and gait can be accurately captured, and the fundamentals of composition. There is also an introduction to the different materials and equipment that can be used, and a guide to the basics of drawing. Each of the projects in the book includes a fully illustrated step-by-step sequence to follow, plus helpful tips and advice. There's also background information about the featured animals and plants to broaden the reader's awareness of and connection with the natural world.