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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 01 August 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782219361
  • Stock: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 216x280 mm
  • Illustrations: 270
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: £12.99

Drawing Perspective

£12.99

by Tim Fisher

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Book Description

"...by far the best primer [on perspective] I’ve ever seen. If you have other books, throw them away and buy this. You won’t regret it."
- Artbookreview.net

Learn how to master perspective and create convincing drawings of the three-dimensional world with the help of artist and teacher, Tim Fisher.

Every aspect of perspective, from zero- to multi-point, is explored and explained in simple terms that everyone can understand. In addition to landscapes and buildings, you will learn how to apply perspective to people, animals, boats, reflections and more. There is also expert advice on drawing curved objects and inclined planes, a run-down of common mistakes, and an inspirational chapter on moving beyond a rigid application of the rules to draw freely and instinctively.

Clear diagrams and finished drawings are included throughout, along with numerous exercises so that you can put your new skills into practice.

This is a revitalized edition of Drawing Masterclass: Perspective (ISBN: 9781782211112).

Table of Contents

Introduction

The history of perspective

Materials

Techniques

Zero-point perspective

Measurement, proportion and scale

Single-point perspective

Two-point perspective

Multi-point perspective

Varying perspective

People

Animals

Boats

Shadows

Reflections

Skies and seas

Inclined planes

Curved perspective

Common mistakes

Beyond the rules

Index

About the Author

About Tim Fisher

Tim Fisher has been drawing and painting for as long as he can remember. He sketches regularly, which has helped him develop some unique insights and techniques for portraying a subject on paper. His successful line and wash paintings and pastels also have a strong emphasis on drawing. Tim is a regular contributor to The Leisure Painter magazine, teaches workshops and gives demonstrations throughout the UK.

Tim lives in Frisby-on-the-Wreake, Leicestershire, UK.

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