Author: Lee J. Ames
Demonstrates each of the basic steps for drawing fifty of the world's most famous buildings and structures, including the Taj Mahal, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the Empire State Building.
Author: Richard Taylor
Publisher: David & Charles
Includes techniques and approaches for all types of buildings, from Classical architecture to continental buildings. Each picture is annotated in detail with practical techniques. This practical and inspirational book will help artists successfully capture the beauty and detail of urban landscapes and individual buildings in drawing media as well as watercolor. Drawing & Painting Buildings is a comprehensive guide to the subject, packed with practical advice, from simple exercises for perspective and color mixing for man-made materials to choosing one's composition and capturing and editing detail. This is an essential resource for painting and drawing buildings of all sorts, from townhouses to public buildings, each accompanied by stunning finished artworks and annotated with indispensable tips and techniques. -- Publisher details.
Author: Kathryn L. Braddon, Nancy J. Hall, Dale Taylor
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Suggests reading materials to use in conjunction with the teaching of mathematical concepts and activities
Author: Jim Woods
Publisher: North Light Books
This engaging book will have beginning artists sketching with accuracy and confidence in just six easy steps. Focusing on a dynamic range of buildings and architecture, special exercises introduce the key elements of composition to readers as they sharpen their drawing skills. Twenty drawing exercises gradually lead artists from simple sketches to more complex drawings. Within each exercise, the fundamentals of drawing are clearly illustrated in step-by-step fashion for artists to practice and employ in their own work. This guide also introduces artists to a variety of popular mediums, from charcoal and pastel to pen and ink and watercolor. the use of each medium is demonstrated in basic steps beginners can master easily. Jim Woods was a successful creative designer and currently devotes his time to painting professionally. His paintings are hanging in private collections all over the world and are included in many watercolor shows throughout the UK. He also teaches drawing and painting classes to hundreds of students each year. He lives in Castle Cary, Somerset, England.
Author: Lee J. Ames, Warren Budd
Lee Ames, together with Warren Budd, present 50 inhabitants of the deep in step-by-step sketches. "Includes no less than 11 kinds of sharks and 13 animals of the whale family." -- School Library Journal. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Author: Matthew Brehm
Publisher: Ilex Press
Learn to draw and sketch your urban environment with quick and easy lessons. THE SUPER-FAST DRAWING TECHNIQUE ANYONE CAN LEARN Anyone can draw, and anybody who can already draw can always learn to draw better. In this book, leading art tutor Matthew Brehm gives you all the skills you need to sketch the urban environment in just 15 minutes. Good drawings aren't always the ones that you've spent a lot of time over; some of the best pieces are swift, energetic studies that capture the feel of the subject in a few well-placed lines. This book contains a series of exercises that develop the core skills for drawing buildings and cities, all of which can be completed in a quarter of an hour. · Build confidence in mark making.· Understand perspective.· Play with proximity and point of view.· Record details such as reflections and shadows.· Capture the character of buildings and cities.
Author: Thibaud Herem
An interactive colouring book that invites readers to think about, doodle and engage with architectural elements from doorknobs to skyscrapers.
Author: David Antram
Publisher: Powerkids Press
Provides step-by-step instructions on drawing fantasy castles, including an underwater castle, an ice castle, and a fairy tale castle.
Author: Lee J. Ames
Erin doesn't get what all the fuss is about. When did boys stop being friends and start being boyfriends? Why are all the girls in her year shaving their legs and slopping goop on their faces? And since when did her big sister start keeping secrets about her love life? Erin's never been afraid of doing her own thing but she never thought she'd be deliberately left out. What's everyone's problem?
Author: Lee J. Ames, P. Lee Ames
Draw 50 Flowers, Trees, and Other Plants shows artists of all levels how to draw with ease by following simple, step-by-step examples. Celebrated author Lee J. Ames shows you how to create a lush garden of roses, orchids, cacti, and a variety of fruit, as well as forests of towering firs, sequoias, and weeping willows. Ames’s drawing method has proven successful for children and adults of all ages over the past forty years. The twenty-nine books in the Draw 50 series have sold more than 5 million copies and have shown artists from beginning to advanced levels how to draw everything from animals to airplanes. It’s easy to grow your own garden when it’s done the Draw 50 way.
Author: Lee J. Ames, Andrew J. Mitchell
Step-by-step instructions for drawing fifty fantasy creatures, including a banshee, a troll, and a phoenix.
Author: Lee J. Ames, Erin Harvey
"Part of the best-selling Draw 50 series this step-by-step guide to sketching and rendering astronauts, planets, asteroids, comets, spaceships, space stations, and other elements related to outer space exploration is for artists of all levels. In this new installment of Lee J. Ames's beloved Draw 50 series, readers will find easy-to-follow, step-by-step lessons for outer space drawing. In each lesson, six wordless steps provide everything needed to master drawing all kinds of planets, moons, comets, and meteors, as well as astronauts, rockets, spaceships, and other aspects--both natural and manmade--related to charting the cosmos"--