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How to Draw Ballet Pictures (Paperback) (Barbara Soloff Levy)
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Aspiring artists can capture the beauty of ballet as they use this beginner's drawing guide. Simplicity and practice are the keys. The step-by-step exercises are easy to follow making this an ideal book for children and each "how-to" page is followed by a blank page useful for sketches. With easy-to-follow techniques, this popular Dover author helps young hands create 30 different pictures: dancers lacing ballet shoes, working at the barre, warming up and stretching, and executing arabesques, pirouettes, grand plies, and other positions. There's an assortment of stage-worthy accessories to draw, too, including festive tutus, hair wreaths, and costumes from such favorite ballets asSwan Lake, Cinderella, and The Nutcracker.
Aspiring artists who want to capture the grace and beauty of a ballerina can start with this step-by-step beginner's drawing guide. It's easy to create 30 different pictures: dancers lacing ballet shoes, working at the barre, executing arabesques and pirouettes, and more. Plus, there are blank practice pages throughout.
Number of Pages: 60.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Art / Drawing, Performing Arts / Dance
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Barbara Soloff Levy
Street Date: February 19, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-9071