SKETCH YOUR ART OUT INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING TOPICS:
Discusses how to use your everyday pencil to practice perspective, shading, and framing — the essential building blocks for every medium.
Taking a look at how to pick the right pencil for your project, enhance your work through color theory, and various techniques to utilize the tool.
PEN & INK
Introduces the many types of pens, and how they are best used to create your desired finish product.
BEYOND THE SKETCHBOOK
Building upon skills learned, this section focuses on how to apply your new talents to the real world
Personal stories and examples of how the authors work through creative block, and how you can too!
HOW TO BUSINESS
From your first website to creating a brand on social media, a look at how to turn your passion into profession.
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WHO IS THIS BOOK FOR?
If you have an interest in exploring any variety of artistic disciplines, or simply honing your current skill set, this book is for you. From basic stippling to in-depth tips on developing an online presence, Sketch Your Art Out has tips and techniques for everyone.
Simple thematic elements through this sketchbook create a continuity of style and subject matter as the fundamental mediums of graphite, pen, and colored pencil are explored, with activities that encourage collaboration and create opportunities to experiment with various techniques.
Sketch Your Art Out teaches the fundamentals of keeping an artist sketchbook. We arm you with a vast arsenal of tips, tricks, and techniques, emphasizing the importance of starting with a sketch. We also teach many fundamentals of drawing, color theory, and design. When you are finished with this book, you will have the skills and confidence to create an original sketchbook of your very own!