A Guide to Drawing
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Authors : David L. Faber; Daniel M. Mendelowitz

9781111342722

344 Pages  Paperback 

8th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2007, 2003, 1993

©2012 , Published

$126.50

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The best-seller for the introduction to drawing course, A GUIDE TO DRAWING provides an excellent balance of classic, historical examples from around the world coupled with the most current images that reflect the state of the art of drawing. The text provides a systematic and sound course of instruc... more

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A GUIDE TO DRAWING introduces the breadth and range of subjects, media, and techniques that provide a basic framework for developing individual approaches, with expression as the goal.

Each topic is accompanied by a selection of master drawings, past and present, and a series of projects designed t... more

New to this Edition

The Eighth edition of A GUIDE TO DRAWING has been revised and reorganized to provide a leaner text with more focus on the art and methods of drawing, and the materials used for drawing.

In response to users and reviewers, chapters 4 and 16 from the prior edition have been removed, with key concepts... more

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Teacher Supplements
ArtBasics: An Illustrated Glossary and Timeline

A brief introduction to the basic terms, styles, and time periods, ARTBASICS is a handy reference for any beginning art student. Presented with full-color fine art images and high quality line art depicting the styles and techniques discussed, it is useful for art history, art appreciation, humanities, and design courses. A four-color world map and fo... more

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Color Wheel Card

This 5 × 7 card can be stored in an art supply box. It has the Munsell Color Wheel and Value Scale on one side, and the Itten Color Wheel on the other. It is available to be bundled with new copies of the textbook at no additional charge.

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Student Supplements
ArtBasics: An Illustrated Glossary and Timeline

A brief introduction to the basic terms, styles, and time periods, ARTBASICS is a handy reference for any beginning art student. Presented with full-color fine art images and high quality line art depicting the styles and techniques discussed, it is useful for art history, art appreciation, humanities, and design courses. A four-color world map and fo... more

9780534641016 $41.75
Color Wheel Card

This 5 × 7 card can be stored in an art supply box. It has the Munsell Color Wheel and Value Scale on one side, and the Itten Color Wheel on the other.

9780495170518 $.00