By Kathryn McKelvey, Janine Munslow
In transparent and easy-to-follow steps, this powerful textbook units out every thing that scholars want to know to supply powerfuble and visually fascinating illustrations. it truly is compatible either for sophistication use and self-teaching, and indicates tips to create full of life model illustrations of guys, ladies and youngsters. Examples of the media on hand and diverse drawing ideas are offered in a student-friendly shape, with particular reasons of the way to symbolize materials, create and use templates and stencils, and make specification and dealing drawings. The presentation during this re-creation has been up-to-date all through, utilizing glossy software program innovations, the source drawings now have a extra modern glance, and colored illustrations are integrated for the 1st time.
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Ink, pastels, coloured pencils. Line drawing - use line only. Tone only - don’t use line. Negative space - draw the silhouette only, look around the subject. Draw from many perspectives foreshorten. Draw from below and look up, draw from above and look down. Draw without using an eraser. Direct observation - trace the line of the subject by looking at it and not the paper. Deliberately use line thickness to indicate distance or perspective. Draw with the non-preferred hand. Draw without taking the media off the page.
What seems right or wrong, unbalanced or in harmony will change in accordance with historical and cultural perspectives, for example, the proportional differences between womenswear illustrations before the First World War and after. See Historical Perspective. Since proportion deals with relativity there must be a unit of measurement; this is usually the head. It is useful when discussing the length of figures in fashion drawing to relate to the proportion in these terms. Ordinarily adult figures range between seven to eight heads in length.
Draw in the eye and cheek, nose, mouth and ear. Render the hair and the hat . Erase all pencil guidelines. Figure • 4 Colour may be added in the required medium/ media adding detail to the hat band. The red lines are guides in plotting key positions of the face and head, the unbroken lines indicate the top of the head and the position of the base of the chin. Figure • 6 Any guideline may be used as long as its position is judged against any other before detailed work is begun. HAT POSITIONS 53 02 DRAWING FROM LIFE Drawing Heads - Gallery 54 02 DRAWING FROM LIFE Drawing Heads - Gallery 55 02 DRAWING FROM LIFE Drawing Heads - Gallery 56 02 DRAWING FROM LIFE Drawing Heads - Gallery 57 02 DRAWING FROM LIFE Proportion - Heads, Hands and Feet ¼ Baby ½ ¼ Child - 3 years old ½ ¼ Woman ½ ¼ Man ½ • The head is the unit of measurement and is compared, in size, to hands, feet and footwear.