If a drawing "is not alive, it is a failure," declares Len A. Doust. With his practical help and encouraging guidance, even novice sketchers can learn how to capture the vitality and character of their models. Clear instructions and 23 step-by-step illustrations highlight everything students need ... read more
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If a drawing "is not alive, it is a failure," declares Len A. Doust. With his practical help and encouraging guidance, even novice sketchers can learn how to capture the vitality and character of their models. Clear instructions and 23 step-by-step illustrations highlight everything students need to know. Featured topics include: • Perspective and proportions • Heads, faces, and hands • Hats, shoes, and clothing • Age and character • Expressions • Athletes and dancers Concise and informative, this manual offers sketchers the perfect way to get started.
Reprint of How to Sketch from Life, Bridgman Publishers, Pelham, New York, 1929.
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