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An Introduction to Drawing by James Horton

By James Horton

Similar to different books released by means of Dorling Kindersley, this one is profusely illustrated by way of closely-spaced drawings and pictures that nearly crowd out textual content. it is a brief ebook, at seventy two pages, however it covers, in spite of the fact that in brief, artists' fabrics utilized in drawing, in addition to a number of drawing innovations and topics.

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Now the skin are more realistic. Let’s finish the rest, the suit with 2B, and 4H for the background, as you can see the image pop 35 out, because of good contrast between the foreground and background. Drawing and Rendering A. Katy Perry Let’s do this exercise; subject is a beautiful lady with Long hair, and bright eyes. *Note: I included maps for tones of the outline, so that we will have a guide to where tone will be still or change. Again copy the outline to your working paper. Starting with 6B, let’s shade the cast shadow 36 Next the shadows, beside the left eye, below the nose and the lower lip, also shade the neck as there’s a shadow, also you notice I started working the eye, use 2B on the upper lash, also shade the eyes with this pencil, the bright eyes was done, by shading HB on the iris, then blend with your smudge tool, after that, using your kneaded eraser lift some tone around the Iris lightly, as you can see it looks glossy.

Again shade the same pencil to make it more darker,and after that, used the 2H and 4H. As what we see here,the skin need more tone, so we have to increase the value of the pencil, use 2B and overlap the area by shading it, add the highlights. Now the skin are more realistic. Let’s finish the rest, the suit with 2B, and 4H for the background, as you can see the image pop 35 out, because of good contrast between the foreground and background. Drawing and Rendering A. Katy Perry Let’s do this exercise; subject is a beautiful lady with Long hair, and bright eyes.

Under the lower lip, under the lower lash and chin. Add Highlights. a. Shade the suit with 2B and HB, also the ribbon, shade the background with 6B entirely, don’t blend yet as you will use your kneaded eraser to make some hair lines, as the subject has white hair, then blend the background, be careful not to lose the hair. Now spray your fixative, and after that you can frame it or put it in your portfolio. 41 42 C. Queen Elizabeth II Let’s draw and render the Queen, below is the outline. This is another challenge, so make it good.

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