20 Ways to Draw a Butterfly and 44 Other Things with Wings

20 Ways to Draw a Butterfly and 44 Other Things with Wings by Trina Dalziel

A Sketchbook for Artists, Designers, and Doodlers

Format: Trade Paperback , 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781592539239
Publisher: Quarry Books
Series: 20 Ways
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Let your imagination take flight with 20 Ways to Draw a Butterfly and 44 Other Things with Wings. Beautifully illustrated, this inspirational sketchbook will help you learn how to draw anything with wings. From fairies, bats, and airplanes, to dragonflies, gargoyles, and angels, 20 Ways to Draw a Butterfly is perfect for illustrators, cartoonists, doodlers, and anyone who loves to sketch. This is not a step-by-step technique book--rather, the winged things in this volume are simplified, modernized and reduced to the most basic elements, offering simple abstract shapes and forms that meld together to create the building blocks of any item (man-made or organic) that you want to draw. Each spread features 20 inspiring illustrated examples of 45 themes - bugs, bats, birds, and much, much more - over 900 drawings, with blank space for you to draw your take.This all-in-one sketchbook lets you draw right on the pages making it easy to keep all of your most inspired creations at hand. Your inner artist will fly free with 20 Ways to Draw a Butterfly and 44 Other Things with Wings.

Trina Dalziel is represented by illustration agency Lilla Rogers Studio. She has worked as a freelance illustrator for over seventeen years. Originally from the North of Scotland, she grew up on a tomato farm. In her teens and twenties she spent time living in the Netherlands, Copenhagen, Helsinki, and Paris. She earned a degree in illustration, and at the post-graduate level studied twentieth-century art and design history, which has all fed into her love of art, design, nature, animals, Scandinavia and European cities. She lives in London where she greatly appreciates the access to exhibitions, galleries, and museums which fuel her inspiration and research.

www.trinadalziel.com

Trina Dalziel is represented by illustration agency Lilla Rogers Studio. She has worked as a freelance illustrator for over seventeen years.

Originally from the North of Scotland, she grew up on a tomato farm. In her teens and twenties she spent time living in the Netherlands, Copenhagen, Helsinki, and Paris. She earned a degree in illustration, and at the post-graduate level studied twentieth-century art and design history, which has all fed into her love of art, design, nature, animals, and Scandinavian and European cities.

Some of Trina’s favorite things include: British transport documentaries from the ‘40s and ‘50s, Czech animation, surrealist photography, dogs with beards, forests, the Victoria and Albert Museum, printmaking, drawing, walking slowly in nature, and wandering around cities with her camera.

She lives in London where she greatly appreciates the access to exhibitions, galleries, and museums which fuel her inspiration and research.

Format: Trade Paperback , 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781592539239
Series: 20 Ways
Illustrations: 900 illustrations
Size: 8.5 in x 10 in / 216 mm x 254 mm
Published:

"New from the 20 Ways series, authors and artists Dalziel and Taylor show readers how to illustrate winged creatures and doodle their way to being a better artist. These books include plenty of examples in a wide variety of drawing styles, with something to please everyone, from absolute beginners to seasoned artists. Each spread includes 20 drawn variations of its subject, and includes space to draw and practice. Learn to draw everything from gargoyles to hang gliders, from music notes to banners. These books let you practice drawing in a fun and quirky way." - Paige Martin, Cloth Paper Scissors