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The Art of Drawing & Painting Portraits: Create Realistic Heads, Faces & Features in Pencil, Pastel, Watercolor, Oil & Acrylic (Collector's)

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Learn to create realistic portraits in pencil, pastel, watercolor, oil, and acrylic. The Art of Drawing and Painting Portraits includes instruction from four experienced artists who demonstrate how to create an array of portraits through step-by-step projects. You’ll learn about the different tools and techniques for each of the mediums. In addition, you will find information on anatomy, portraying expressions, and depicting different ethnicities and ages. This comprehensive guide contains all the information you need to start drawing and painting beautiful, lifelike portraits.

Synopsis:

With instructions and step-by-step projects for creating an array of portaits, this all-inclusive book covers everything about portraiture in the most popular drawing and painting media. Ideal for beginning artists who would like to experiment with different media, The Art of Drawing and Painting Portraits teaches the artist how to create beautiful and realistic portraits in pencil, pastel, watercolor, oil, and acrylic.

About the Author

Timothy Chambers (Purcellville, VA) trained as a young with his father, artist William T. Chambers, and spent more than ten years in apprenticeships with other great artists.

 

Ken Goldman (San Diego, CA) is an instructor at the Athenaeum School of the Arts in La Jolla, California, where he teaches portraiture, artistic anatomy, and landscape painting classes.

 

Peggi Habets is an award-winning watercolor artist located in Pittburgh, PA. She was nominated as Pittgsburgh Center for the Arts "Emerging Artist of the Year 2008," and her work has been featured in a number of magazines.

 

Lance Richlin (Los Angeles, CA) has taught every aspect of classical art. He has shown his work in many galleries across California, and he has exhibited work at museums in California, Texas, and Washington.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Introduction to Drawing Portraits

with Lance Richlin

Materials & Basic Techniques

Shadows & Highlights

How to Light the Model

Anatomy

Planes of the Head

General Proportions

Shifts in Guidelines

Facial Features

Expressions

Chapter 2

Portraits in Pencil with Lance Richlin

Project 1: Man

Project 2: Woman

Project 3: Young Girl

Project 4: Young Boy

Chapter 3

Introduction to Painting Portraits with Timothy Chambers & Peggi Habets

Painting Basics

Lighting

Design & Composition

Values

Color Basics

Beyond the Basics

Chapter 4

Portraits in Pastel with Ken Goldman

Basic Materials

Make a Pre-Set Flesh Tone Palette

Preparing Your Painting Surface

Pastel Strokes on Four Surfaces

Portraits in Process

Working in Color from Black & White

Form & Cast Shadows

Creating Impact

Conveying a Mood

Self-Portraits

Learn by Copying the Masters

Pastel Over Watercolor

Watercolor & Black Pastel Pencil

Using Interior Space as Design

Chapter 5

Portraits in Watercolor with Peggi Habets

Tools & Materials

Color Formulas

Watercolor Techniques

Portrait of a Young Woman

Sunny Day

Waiting

Working with Bold Patterns

Last Visit

Expressive Lighting

Chapter 6

Portraits in Oil & Acrylic with Timothy Chambers

Tools & Materials

Basic Techniques

Painting Children’s Portraits: Meredith

Painting Children’s Portraits: Carter

Striking a Pose

Official & Group Portraits

Unique Portraits

Posthumous Portraits

Index

About the Artists

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600582677
Subtitle:
Create realistic heads, faces and features in pencil, pastel, watercolor, oil and acrylic
Author:
Chambers, Tim
Author:
Richlin, Lance
Author:
Goldman, Ken
Author:
Habets, Peggi
Publisher:
Walter Foster Publishing
Subject:
Drawing
Subject:
Art - Drawing
Subject:
Timothy Chambers
Subject:
Ken Goldman
Subject:
Peggi Habets
Copyright:
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Collector's Series
Publication Date:
20120901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
144
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in

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With instructions and step-by-step projects for creating an array of portaits, this all-inclusive book covers everything about portraiture in the most popular drawing and painting media. Ideal for beginning artists who would like to experiment with different media, The Art of Drawing and Painting Portraits teaches the artist how to create beautiful and realistic portraits in pencil, pastel, watercolor, oil, and acrylic.

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