Botanical Drawing using Graphite and Coloured Pencils by Sue Vize PDF

By Sue Vize

Drawing with graphite and colored pencils permits the artist to seize each element of a plant, and to get pleasure from, examine and rejoice their very good types. no matter if the representation is a notable monotone or brilliant with color, pencils offer you absolute precision. This booklet, written and illustrated by way of an award-winning botanical artist, introduces and explains the drawing talents in the back of the paintings. every one bankruptcy concentrates on a special element of the plant, operating upwards from the foundation method to incorporate the stem, leaves, plants and fruit. Fungi have additionally been incorporated as a result of their shut organization with vegetation. With advice and suggestion all through, the ideas are supported by means of step by step initiatives, transparent workouts and over three hundred color illustrations. the writer explores the innovations of utilizing graphite and colored pencils, with functional assistance on lights, posture and preserving vegetation clean. there's guideline on composition, color charts and combining, and recommendation on portraying texture and hairs, and reaching bloom on fruit, with easy motives of botany to help the artist's figuring out. Lavishly illustrated with 307 color images.

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