Author(s): Carolyn Scrace
Master the art of figure drawing, from simple sketches to beautifully finished watercolors and pastels.
Figure Drawing introduces the art of drawing the human body, guiding beginners through the entire process, from choosing tools and materials to understanding anatomy and mastering shading, perspective, and composition. Learn how to make the most of your sketchbook, use simple geometric shapes to capture the body in various positions, and work from live models, statues, and photographs. In addition to step-by-step drawings at every stage, this easy-to-follow guide encourages experimentation with different techniques to accomplish a range of effects.