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Drawing Landscapes in Pencil

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Publisher Comments:

In 12 detailed demonstrations, Petrie explains how a simple lead pencil can be manipulated to create finished landscape drawings that rival the beauty of works in any other medium.

Synopsis:

The use of a lead pencil for drawing outdoor subjects is explored with recommendations on materials and subject selection and step-by-step instruction for capturing the texture of mountains, trees, buildings, boats, and other elements of a landscape.

About the Author

Ferdinand Petrie was born in Rutherford, New Jersey, and received his art training at Parsons School of Design and The Famous Artist School of Illustration. He also studied painting with Frank Reilly at The Art Students League in New York. After working for 20 years in advertising agencies and studios in New York City, he began painting full time. For the past 20 years he has operated his own in Rockport, Massachusetts. Petrie's work can be found in many public and private collections throughout the United States. Mr. Petries other book published by Watson-Guptill is The Big Book of Painting Nature in Watercolor, with photographs by John Shaw.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823026463
Author:
Petrie, Ferdinand
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Drawing
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Landscape drawing
Subject:
Pencil
Subject:
Landscape drawing -- Technique.
Subject:
Drawing - General
Subject:
Pencil - General
Subject:
Techniques - Drawing
Subject:
Techniques - Pencil Drawing
Subject:
Art - Drawing
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
54
Publication Date:
19920301
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
100 BandW ILLUS
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10.99x8.20x.38 in. .87 lbs.

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Drawing Landscapes in Pencil
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"Synopsis" by , The use of a lead pencil for drawing outdoor subjects is explored with recommendations on materials and subject selection and step-by-step instruction for capturing the texture of mountains, trees, buildings, boats, and other elements of a landscape.
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