Grab your pencil and Sketch your Stuff!
Learn how to turn the everyday objects that fill your life into subjects for your sketchbook, allowing you to work on your drawing skills at any moment of the day or night. You'll find over 200 prompts to help you build up strong art skills as you work though the book. These everyday objects are small enough to sketch in minutes, so you can practice quickly and often. Everything you need to know about perspective, observation of shape and form, light and shade, and composition in included. Sketch Your Stuff is a great starting point for the sketching beginner as well as a wonderful source of practice and inspiration for the seasoned artist.
Jon Stich has been creating pictures since he was nine years old when his father took him to Red Lobster and he scrawled all over the menu. He has since become an illustrator for many wonderful clients including Bloomberg Buisnessweek, Chronicle Books, MTV, The New York Observer, the San Fransisco Giants, Adult Swim and Grantland Quarterly. He teaches courses in illustration and figure drawing at the University of California at Berkeley and California College of the Arts. Jon lives in San Fransico. www.jonstich.com