Drawing Portraits - Barrington Barber
- 160 pages
- Barrington Barber
- Arcturus Publishing Ltd
With clear step-by-step instructions, practical information about the composition of the face and head, plus helpful tips on developing a personal style, this is the ultimate guide for art students who want to develop their abilities in producing great portraits. Accompanied by approximately 200 specially drawn images, it also offers information on various aspects of portraiture that are often overlooked, such as conveying the feel of fabric in a person's dress, subsidiary figures, such as animals, and the portrayal of furniture, props and their use as symbols in the work as a whole.
Based upon the author’s own successful workshops, Drawing for the Absolute and Utter Beginner helps new artists create competent, often eloquent drawings. A series of progressive lessons...