20 workshops from top urban sketchers to help you improve your sketching!
Are you bored of drawing the same old thing? Or maybe you’ re in a creativity rut and want to break out of your comfort zone? Creative Sketching Workshop will shake up your sketch life with stimulating exercises written by prolific urban sketchers.
Whether drawing crowds or tackling scale and perspective, each workshop is designed to challenge you and help improve your sketching skills. What can you learn from drawing at train stations or airports? What is the best way to practice the rules of perspective, and then break them? How do you tackle crowds? If you’ re daunted by anything sketching, Creative Sketching Workshop will help you overcome those hurdles, the urban sketching way.
Along with the author, this features workshops written by a range of international artists including James Hobbs, Melanie Reim, Shiho Nakaza and many others
Each exercise provides ideas to get you started as well as a list of learning objectives
Over 200 images with exercises, guides and instructions to improve your sketches
Pete Scully is a prolific artist and renowned Urban Sketcher based in California. He has been a correspondent for the global sketching phenomenon Urban Sketchers since 2008 and gives talks about Urban Sketching in the USA. He is the author of Creative Sketching Workshop and his sketches have been featured in multiple books and exhibitions on the topic.He makes time every day to sketch his family, fellow Urban Sketchers, and passers-by.
'Visually stimulating, yet with uncluttered pages, this book takes a refreshing look at the art of sketching'
'With a clear set of aims and tips, this is the perfect encouragement for a daily sketch habit'