Drawing technique guide: 101 Textures in graphite & charcoal (paperback)

Drawing technique guide: 101 Textures in graphite & charcoal (paperback)


Practical guide to drawing and rendering techniques, this paperback guide provides step-by-step instructions on drawing key textures you'd find in any illustration, a must-have resource for graphite and charcoal artists of all skill levels.

Accurately rendering surfaces and textures is one of the most challenging aspects of working with graphite pencil and charcoal. 101 Textures in graphite & charcoal provides artists with step-by-step instructions for learning how to draw a wide variety of the most common textures and surfaces, including sand, water, metals, foliage, wood, fabrics, stone, grass, hair, and many more.

Opening with a general introduction to basic drawing tools, materials, and drawing techniques, each page in this comprehensive resource features two to three easy-to-follow steps demonstrating how to create each specific texture.

Readers will discover tips and techniques for working in both graphite and charcoal and how to manage their differences when hatching, stippling, scumbling, blending, and more. With its breadth of coverage, easy-to-follow instruction, and helpful tips, 101 Textures in Graphite & Charcoal is a must-have resource for artists of all skill levels.

  • Size 24.1 x 16.8 cm
  • Format Paperback / softback
  • Page count 128 pages, 450 color images
  • Publisher Walter Foster Publishing
  • ISBN 9781633225824
  • Authors Steven Pearce
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