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Strokes of Genius Rachel Rubin Wolf

Strokes of Genius By Rachel Rubin Wolf

Strokes of Genius by Rachel Rubin Wolf


£23.90
Condition - Very Good
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SeriesSplash

Summary

Features 140 diverse pieces by some of the best artists in charcoal, pencil, pastel, and ink. This book shares over 140 beautiful drawings with comments about the processes behind them. It includes such favourite subjects as animals, cityscapes, landscapes, figures, portraits and still life.

Strokes of Genius Summary

Strokes of Genius: Light and Shadow by Rachel Rubin Wolf

Celebrate the beauty, diversity and expression of drawing with this second collection in the Strokes of Genius series - 140 examples of the finest drawing being done today. Fresh from the studios and sketchpads of 100 artists, these striking creations run the gamut from highly detailed, remarkably realistic images that were months in the making, to contour drawings, journal sketches and gestures captured in mere minutes. Selections feature original approaches to landscapes, portraits and other classic subjects, along with offbeat inspirations like vintage photos and washed-off watercolor paintings.In these pages you'll find:A vast range of mediums and combinations, including charcoal, pencil, pastel, ink and moreAn exciting mix of styles and techniques presented in subject-specific chapters: Portraits, Cityscapes, Animals, the Human Figure, Landscapes and Still LifeFirsthand perspective on the processes behind the work, offering expert insights on capturing atmosphere, telling a story, finding the right pose, achieving vitality of line, and much moreWith a special focus on the power of light and shadow, this work has an immediacy that is honest and engaging. Filled with strokes of poetry, precision and passion, this is a memorable collection of art as well as an inspiring survey of techniques that artists use to translate impressions to paper.

About Rachel Rubin Wolf

Rachel Rubin Wolf has edited and authored over 30 North Light Books, including Strokes of Genius, Splash 8, Splash 9 and Splash 10. She's a former employee of F+W and continues to freelance with us.

Additional information

GOR006761880
9781600611582
1600611583
Strokes of Genius: Light and Shadow by Rachel Rubin Wolf
Used - Very Good
Hardback
F&W Publications Inc
20091008
144
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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