Drawing Realistic Textures in Pencil

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North Light Books, Mar 15, 1999 - Art - 128 pages
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You won't believe the incredible drawings you can create using common pencils and the special techniques illustrated in this book. These methods are so easy that anyone—from doodler to advanced artist—can master them in minutes! Step by step, you'll learn how to capture the look of metal, glass, weathered wood, skin, hair and other textures. Two detailed start-to-finish demonstrations show you how to use these textures to create drawings that look so real they seem to leap right off the page.


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This is an awesome book. Im a beginner and even I can reproduce some of his effects. He shows you how different pencils charcoal graphite carbon and blending tools used sidebyside or overlapping can create the textures you desire. I think everyone can learn something from this book. Read full review

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Contrary to the publicity on this book, it doesn't contain techniques "so easy that anyone--from doodler to advanced artist--can master in minutes." This is instead a highly challenging manual on ... Read full review


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