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The best of portrait painting

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North Light Books , Cincinnati, OH
Portrait painting -- Technique., Portraits -- Cata
Statementedited by Rachel Rubin Wolf.
ContributionsRubin Wolf, Rachel, 1951-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND1302 .B47 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL677469M
ISBN 100891348514
LC Control Number97023779

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It includes 50 of Gregory Heisler's best portraits, and the fascinating stories behind them. This e-book contains nine detailed step-by-step demonstrations on composition, texture, perspective and storytelling and includes a glossary of common art terms.

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Books that teach drawing with near-anatomical accuracy or classical realistic style are a good place to start, especially heads, faces, perhaps even hands and feet.

You can always go to other styles later, once you have mastered realistic methods. Lee Hammond’s Big Book of Acrylic Painting Artist Lee Hammond has written dozens of great books on topics like drawing animals, portraits, and scenery.

But this is one of her best titles that isn’t focused on anything too specific beyond acrylic painting. How to Draw and Paint Portraits – The Fine Art Series Theory and Practice (Newton Abbot, Devon: David & Charles plc, ) Includes quite a detailed set of diagrams covering the anatomy of the head and then dedicates considerable space to the different genres of portrait painting and also the effects of varying the medium.

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