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The Art of Drawing & Painting Portraits
The Art of Drawing & Painting Portraits

In these pages, explore various approaches to portraiture introduced by four different artists — Timothy Chambers, Ken Goldman, Peggi Habets, and Lance Richlin. With their help, learning how to paint portraits can be as easy as it is enjoyable. Paperback 144 Pages.

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Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits
Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits

This book is a valuable, practical color resource guide for any oil or acrylic artist. It contains recipes for more than 500 color combinations, including master mixes for many skin, hair, eye, and lip variations. A plastic color mixing grid is included.

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Colored Pencil Portraits Step-by-Step
Colored Pencil Portraits Step-by-Step

Capture the personality that goes with the face. Just follow two thorough demonstrations and see how complete portraits come together. Then tackle 17 mini-demos and learn to paint features, hair, and clothing. Contains more than 200 color illustrations.

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Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces
Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces

Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces is an inspiring, mixed media workbook that shows you how to draw and paint beautiful, fashion illustration-style faces.

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Drawing the Head
Drawing the Head

This book breaks down the process of learning how to draw realistic portraits and facial features, complete with specific instruction on how to draw eyes, ears, noses, mouths, and hair in easy steps and stages. Paperback. 32 pages.

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Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artist School
NEW! Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artist School - Classic Techniques and Expert Tips from the Golden Age of Illustration

Featuring the work and words of Norman Rockwell, Albert Dorne, and other celebrated 20th century illustrators, Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School is an invaluable trove of inspiration and information on how to draw.

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Face Off
Face Off - How to Draw Amazing Caricatures & Comic Portraits

Presented in an entertaining style, Face Off shows you easy-to-learn techniques and basic processes that make the art of comic portrait drawing simple for readers of all skill levels.

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Faces & Expressions
Faces & Expressions

Perfect for aspiring portrait artists, Faces & Expressions offers a comprehensive introduction on how to capture the key aspects that define individual character.

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Facial Expressions
Facial Expressions

Facial Expressions is a black-and-white visual reference for artists. It contains more than 3,000 photographs of 50 different men and women of various ages and ethnicities photographed from a variety of angles.

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Figure Drawing
Figure Drawing

Have you always dreamed of being able to draw the human figure? If so, Figure Drawing will teach you everything you need to know, including advanced concepts such as gesture, proportion, and movement.

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How to Draw People
How to Draw People

Learn basic techniques for drawing the head, faces and features, figures in motion, and peoples of the world. Each book provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions that will help you improve your technique.

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Lessons in Masterful Portrait Drawing
NEW! Lessons in Masterful Portrait Drawing - A Classical Approach to Drawing the Head

Draw portraits with form and spirit. The author of Lessons in Masterful Portrait Drawing learned to draw as the Old Masters did, and Mau-Kun Yim believes that to render the essence of life in portrait drawing, one must continue to pursue the old ways.

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One Painting a Day
One Painting a Day

One Painting A Day is an inspiring, six-week course that explores the timeless traditions of observational painting through daily experience and routine. Each of the exercises launches a small, immediate, and responsive painting based on a theme drawn from your daily experience.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Lifelike Heads
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Lifelike Heads

Learn to draw amazingly realistic portraits in seven simple stages! This book is the perfect guide for creating lifelike representations of the human head in classic graphite. Author - Lance Richlin.

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