Everyone can learn how to draw- and feel truly proud of the results – using Mona Brookes’ proven drawing methods. Now the author of America’s best-selling art instruction book for young children provides a complete course for older children, teens and adult beginners.
In Part I, you’ll discover the many different styles you can choose to draw in and how to develop your own personal style.
In Part II, you’ll discover a unique way of seeing that allows you to draw any shape you observe. You’ll learn the basics (from buying art supplies to planning your compositions) and all the good stuff- proportion, scale, perspective, contrast shading and special effects. Lastly, Mona provides essential information on drawing the human form, animals, still, landscapes, and buildings.
It’s all here. Now nothing can prevent you from discovering the joys of drawing. Open this book and you’ll see what creative possibilities await you!
Special Note Drawing For Older Children & Teens includes special sections for art teachers and educators.
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About Mona Brookes
Born in Los Angeles, California, Mona Brookes was always the school artist. This talent was noticed, and ona received two scholarships to continue her art education. She spent one year at Chouinard Art School in Los Angeles in the Fine… More about Mona Brookes
Published by TarcherPerigee Sep 01, 1991| 256 Pages| 7-1/2 x 9| ISBN 9780874776614