101 Textures in Colored Pencil

101 Textures in Colored Pencil by Denise J. Howard

Practical step-by-step drawing techniques for rendering a variety of surfaces & textures

Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781633223400
Publisher: Walter Foster
Series: 101 Textures
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Get a feel for your art--literally! 101 Textures in Colored Pencil teaches you every technique you’ll need to give your colored-pencil drawings realistic, palpable texture.

There has never been a better time to master textures! Knowing how to make your surfaces and textures look real is one of the most challenging aspects of creating art in colored pencil, even for experienced artists. 101 Textures in Colored Pencil provides artists with step-by-step instructions for drawing a wide variety of the most common textures and surfaces, including sand, water, metals, foliage, wood, fabrics, stone, grass, hair, and many more.

Each page is a comprehensive resource on how to create a specific texture, complete with two to three easy-to-follow steps and a final, detailed image of the finished artwork. Plus, the book is organized into sections based on subject matter, making finding what exactly you need a breeze. Don’t put your artistic endeavors on hold!

Denise Howard has earned regional, national and international awards for her colored pencil drawings.  She has been featured in Colored Pencil Magazine and Ann Kullberg's COLOR magazine, has work published in several books, and is a signature member of the Colored Pencil Society of America, the UK Colored Pencil Society, and the Pencil Art Society.

Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781633223400
Series: 101 Textures
Illustrations: 456 color illustrations
Size: 6.5 in x 9.5 in / 165.1 mm x 241.3 mm