In this volume, an accomplished artist shares her artistic insights and techniques for creating strikingly realistic animal drawings in colored pencil. In-depth, easy-to-follow instructions allow aspiring artists to develop their drawing skills, guiding them from simple sketches to the final flourishes.
Drawing Animals in Colored Pencils opens with essential information on choosing tools and materials, understanding color theory, and creating basic pencil strokes. The book then explains special colored pencil techniques, such as hatching, layering, burnishing, and blending.
Finally, the author demonstrates how to accurately depict an assortment of animals — including favorite family pets, wildlife, and birds — in a series of clear, step-by-step lessons.
This book is part of the acclaimed "How to Draw and Paint" series by Walter Foster.
Author — Debra Kauffman Yaun.
Paperback. 32 pages. 10¼" × 13¾" (26 cm × 35 cm).