Drawing Realistic Textures in Pencil

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F+W Media, Mar 15, 1999 - Art - 128 pages
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You won't believe the incredible drawings you can create using common pencils and the special techniques illustrated in this book. These methods are so easy that anyone—from doodler to advanced artist—can master them in minutes! Step by step, you'll learn how to capture the look of metal, glass, weathered wood, skin, hair and other textures. Two detailed start-to-finish demonstrations show you how to use these textures to create drawings that look so real they seem to leap right off the page.

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User Review  - David Buchan - Goodreads

Inspirational The limited tonal range of standard pencils guarantee flat drawings. JD Hillberry gives us the tools, techniques and inspirational examples to breath life and three dimensionality into ... Read full review

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User Review  - Denise - Goodreads

Assuming the reader already has a handle on shape and perspective, the right amount of explanation with visual step-by-step. I would like to see more about blond and facial hair (only because that is ... Read full review

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Hillberry has taught many one day mini-workshops at art fairs and art stores.

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