The complete colored pencil book / Bernard Aimé Poulin
- Poulin, Bernard, 1945-
- Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, 2011.
- Physical Description:
- 140 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
- North Light classics
- Machine generated contents note: ch. one drawing tools -- Sound advice on all the equipment you really need and why -- ch. two studio space -- Some surprising ideas for transforming the space you have, including complete specifications for building a mobile studio -- ch. three papers and other surfaces -- Expert help for sorting through the reams of possibilities -- ch. four the preliminary sketch -- Learn step-by-step how to get that drawing off to a good start and stay on the right track -- ch. five the impact of color -- Learn how not to use every color at your disposal -- ch. six colored pencil techniques -- All the basic techniques the pros use, explained and illustrated, from hatching to sgraffito -- ch. seven advanced tips and techniques -- Find out how to avoid smudges and other professional secrets and creative techniques -- ch. eight creating textures -- See how you can create dozens of lifelike textures -- ch. nine portraits and figures -- Three step-by-step demos show why many feel colored pencil is the best portrait medium -- ch. ten landscapes -- Get some ideas from eight large reproductions of master drawings showing rich and diverse landscapes.
- 1440303886 (pbk.)
- Originally published: c1992.
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