Synopses & Reviews
William F. Powell assists Walter T. Foster in showing you how to render a variety of different animals in pencil, with additional tips on adding touches with charcoal, crayon, and brush and ink. In Animals, youÆll learn a number of drawing techniques and special effects as well as Walter FosterÆs personal method of developing a drawing to its fullest. You also will learn various shading techniques that will help bring your animals to life in natural poses and settings. Best of all, youÆll discover a wealth of beautiful animals to copy and admire, making Animals a fabulous addition to any artistÆs drawing reference library.
About the Author
William F. Powell is an internationally recognized artist and one of America's foremost colorists. A native of Huntington, West Virginia, Bill studied at the Art Student's Career School in New York; Harrow Technical College in Harrow, England; and the Louvre Free School of Art in Paris, France. His experience as an art instructor includes oil, watercolor, acrylic, colored pencil, and pastel-with subjects ranging from landscapes to portraits and wildlife. Additionally, Bill conducts painting workshops and produces instructional videos that employ unique methods of in-depth presentation and demonstration. Bill holds awards for his technical art, which has been used for major projects, such as space programs and environmental studies. He lives in Temecula, CA.