A Practical Masterclass and Manual of Drawing and Pastels, Pencil Skills, Penman
Anness Publishing: Drawing, sketching and writing skills are beautifully presented and taught in this superbly illustrated practical encyclopedia. Packed full of expert advice, step-by-step projects and practice exercises, this book is perfect for beginners and intermediate artists and calligraphers looking to improve their skills. Divided into three sections, the book provides advice on the techniques of drawing, pastelwork and calligraphy with sample exercises to increase skill levels. The techniques are all illustrated with clear step-by-step photography. After each technique section follows a selection of inspirational projects designed to consolidate and test the newly acquired skills from the technique sections.
About the Author
Ian Sidaway is the author of 20 art techiques books. Sarah Hoggett is a writer and editor who specializes in practical art and photography titles. Janet Mehigan teaches calligraphy and art in Adult Education. Hazel Harrison is a pracising artist, having studied at the Royal Academy School of Painting.