Synopses & Reviews
Bestselling how-to-draw author Christopher Hart helps artists fine-tune their skills with the fundamentals of drawing natural-looking figures. Eschewing the esoteric andldquo;art posesandrdquo; and wooden mannequins commonly found in art books, he portrays everyday, real-life gestures on human-looking foundation figures: standing, sitting, kneeling, and reclining, with arms folded, ankles crossed, hands on hips, and more, all shown from various angles. Hart also explores deeper concepts such as perspective, illusion of depth, casting shadows, and foreshortening, and provides step-by-step tutorials that take artists through complete, naturally posed figure drawings from start to finish.
New from the author of Drawing Cutting Edge Comics which has sold 65,000 copies and Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy which has sold 75,000 copies.
This drawing tutorial from best-selling author Christopher Hart shows artists how to draw exaggerated musculature of super-sized figures in action poses.
CHRISTOPHER HART is the world's bestselling author of drawing and cartooning books. His books have sold more than 6 million copies and have been translated into 20 languages. Renowned for up-to-the-minute content and easy-to-follow steps, all of Hart's books have become staples for a new generation of aspiring artists and professionals, and they have been selected by the American Library Association for special notice.
From high-quality art supplies to detailed reference charts to a full-color 32-page booklet with the insights and instruction of bestselling author Christopher Hart: this fabulous kit has everything beginners need to master the fundamentals of drawing the human figure. Written and illustrated in Hart's accessible, appealing style, this comprehensive workbook covers all the basics of drawing the head and body, and capturing dynamics and poses.and#160;Kit includes
- Full-color 32-page booklet
- Five stand-up reference charts
- Three pencils (HB, B, and 2B)
- Kneaded eraser
- Pencil sharpener
When the proportions are right, the drawing looks right! Now, thanks to Chris Hart's foolproof method, even beginners can quick-check the proportions of their head and figure drawings, identify errors, and swiftly fix mistakes. Richly illustrated with drawings from various angles, this follow-up to Hart's bestselling Figure It Out! includes step-by-step demonstrations and lessons that lead readers through the process.and#160;
About the Author
Christopher Hart is the worldandrsquo;s bestselling author of how-to-draw books, with more than six million copies sold worldwide. His titles frequently appear on the Bookscan Top 50 Art list. They also have a huge international audience, having been translated into more than 20 languages. In his more than 50 titles, Hart offers artists accessible, generously illustrated, and clearly written step-by-step instruction on a wide variety of how-to-draw subjects, including manga, human anatomy, cartooning, comics, and animals. Visit his website christopherhartbooks.com. He lives in Westport, CT.