Synopses & Reviews
Learn to draw in 30 days with public televisionandrsquo;s favorite drawing teacher.and#160;
Drawing is an acquired skill, not a talentandmdash;anyone
can learn to draw! All you need is a pencil, a piece of paper, and the willingness to tap into your hidden artistic abilities. You Can Draw in 30 Days
will teach you the rest. With Emmy awardandndash;winning, longtime PBS host Mark Kistler as your guide, youandrsquo;ll learn the secrets of sophisticated three-dimensional renderings, and have fun along the way. Inside youandrsquo;ll find:
- Quick and easy step-by-step instructions for drawing everything from simple spheres to apples, trees, buildings, and the human hand and face
- More than 500 line drawings, illustrating each step
- Time-tested tips, techniques, and tutorials for drawing in 3-D
- The 9 Fundamental Laws of Drawing to create the illusion of depth in any drawing
- 75 student examples to help gauge your own progress
In just 20 minutes a day for a month, you can learn to draw anything, whether from the world around you or from your own imagination. Itandrsquo;s time to embark on your creative journey. Pick up your pencil and begin today!
Drawing is a skill, not a talentif youve got a pencil, Mark Kistler will show you how.You Can Draw in 30 Days
provides a thorough course in basic drawing, using incredibly quick and simple instructions. In just twenty minutes a day, learn the secrets of sophisticated three-dimensional renderingsstarting with apples and oranges and progressing to landscapes and human figures. Each day focuses on one skill, building toward more advanced technique.
Ideal for students, professionals, or anyone who always wanted to learn but never did,You Can Draw in 30 Daysmakes it easy to expertly draw everything from the world around you to the vivid pictures from your imagination.
From public televisionand#8217;s favorite drawing teacher, a quick, easy, and entertaining drawing method
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Kingman Daily Minor, 12/22/10
“Would make a great gift.”
BostonGlobe, 1/16/11"Sharpen your pencils and open your sketchbook; your teacher is waiting.”
Infodad.com, 1/20/11“The book offers a set of valuable introductory lessons in putting what you see—in the real world or your mind’s eye—down on paper.”