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Portrait Revolution

  • Paperback $22.99

    Apr 11, 2017 | 224 Pages

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    Apr 11, 2017 | 224 Pages

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Table Of Contents

CONTENTS 

about julia kay’s portrait party 6 


PORTRAITS BY MEDIA 
• Pencil 12 • Colored pencil 16
• Charcoal 18 • Ink 22 • Ballpoint pen 26
• Markers 28 • Digital drawing 32
• Crayon 34 • Chalk pastel 36
• Oil pastel 38 • Water-soluble pencils and crayons 42
• Watercolor 44 • Gouache 50
• Acrylic paint 52 • Oil paint 58 • Digital painting 62
• Traditional printmaking 68
• Digital printmaking 72 • Collage 76
• Mixing traditional and digital media 78
• Needle arts 82 • Unusual media 84 

PORTRAITS BY STYLE
• Realism 88 • Abstract 90 • Composing around the rectangle 92
• Drawing blind 96
• Monochrome 98 • Limited color 102
• Cool tones 106 • Warm tones 108
• Full palette 110 • Contour drawing 112
• Drawing with shapes 116 • Patterns 118
• Preprinted paper 120 • Dramatic light 122

PORTRAITS BY THEME
• Babies 126 • Double portraits 128
• Portraits within portraits 130 • Animal companions 134
• Musicians 138 • Artists at play 142
• Artists at work 144 • Hats 150
• On location: indoors 152 • On location: outdoors 154
• Telling a story 158
• Drawing from art history 160 

FEATURED ARTISTS
• Samar Alzaidy 164 • Martin Beek 166
• Anna Black 168 • Patricio Villarroel Bórquez 170
• Joan Ramon Farré Burzuri 172
• Sue Hodnett 174 • Julia L. Kay 176 • Marion Lokin 178
• Theresa Martin 180 • Maureen Nathan 182
• Daniel Novotny 184 • Mariah O’Neill 186
• Gila Rayberg 188 • Jerry Waese 190
• Janice Wahnich 192

ON MAKING PORTRAITS
• Why make portraits? 196 • Working with photographs 198
• Tracing 202 • On seeing and drawing 204
• The process of making portraits 206
• Holding a portrait party 213 

FEATURED SUBJECTS
• Omar Jaramillo 20 • Jacquie Ramirez 30
• Rajesh Kumar John 40 • Angel Zhang 48
• Patricio Villarroel Borquez 56 • Gary Tausch 66
• Valérie Mafrica 74 • Arturo Espinoso Rosique 80
• Julia L. Kay 94
• Yip Suen-Fat 104 • Ujwala Prabhu 114
• Rodrick Dubose 132 • Pepe Fárres 140
• Mariah O’Neill 148 • Giorgio Bordin 156

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