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Title:
Sketch your stuff : 200 things to draw and how to draw them
Author:
Stich, Jon, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Beverly, Massachusetts : Quarry, 2016.
Physical Description:
160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Summary:
"Are you ready to draw, but stuck for ideas on how to get started? Sketch Your Stuff shows you how to turn the everyday objects that fill your home into subjects for your sketchbook"--Back cover.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Welcome to Jon's world -- The joy of sketching -- Tools of the trade -- Mixing things up -- 1. In the studio -- Seeing shapes -- Building value -- Got a perspective issue? : here's a tissue -- Ellipses and cylinders -- Figure it out -- Drawing cameras -- 13 things from the desk drawer -- Try your hand at this -- Trash talking -- Facial anatomy -- Hit the lights -- Two-point typewriter -- 2. In the kitchen -- 10 things from the kitchen -- Pots and pans : a reflection -- Glassware -- Refrigerator -- In the fridge -- Up and at 'em -- Donuts -- Kitchen gadgets -- Cutlery -- Beautiful beets -- In a stew over pattern? -- Make mine a beer -- Color demystified -- Tools of the kitchen -- 3. In the bedroom -- Messy room -- It's doodle time -- 9 1/2 cool glasses -- Fabric pattern -- What do dogs dream of? -- You could be a part-time model -- 10 shoes that fit -- Adios amigos -- Put a lid on it -- Out of pocket -- 4. In the bathroom -- Playing with scale -- Combining shapes -- The smallest room -- Textures and folds -- Clean lines for clear water -- 9 make-up items -- 5. In the lounge -- Cacti -- Spin class -- Cassette -- CD -- Have a seat -- Cleaning it up -- Pattern and movement -- 10 ornaments -- Your move -- House of cards -- Distracted subjects -- 6. In the garage -- Garage tools -- Lighting in dark places -- Watering down -- It's like drawing a bike -- Skateboards -- Dirty work -- Creepers in the night -- 7. In the street -- Urban drawing -- 10 leave it be -- Walking the dog -- Backseat driver -- Fire hydrants : there if you need 'em -- I draw the sign -- Objects on a railing.
ISBN:
9781631592669
Format :
Book