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Sketching People (Paperback)
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Through numerous examples of his exquisite work, globally renowned artist Giovanni Civardi shares his expertise in drawing in this comprehensive series. These generously illustrated guides will appeal to those who prefer to learn through visual reference and are suitable for beginners as well as more advanced artists seeking guidance and inspiration from this respected artist and author. His concise, clearly written explanations of160;each subject151;including materials, equipment, and practical considerations151;augment and illuminate the drawings.
In this guide the artist focuses on the human form, utilizing160;a broad range of subjects151;young and old, male and female, clothed and unclothed151;in a variety of postures, from formal160;poses to everyday160;poise during activities160;such as reading, shopping, and sleeping. An expansive section is devoted to the drawing of heads and faces, and the book ends with a tutorial on drawing160;statues151;an ideal way160;to learn how to draw the human form.