[Ebook] Life Drawing in 15 Minutes: Capture the beauty of the human form (Draw in 15 Minutes Book 3) (English Edition) Con Jake Spicer – Vehikool.co.uk

Life Drawing in 15 Minutes: Capture the beauty of the human form (Draw in 15 Minutes Book 3) (English Edition) My wife says that I m an idiot for even thinking that you could buy a book that can teach you how to do any kind of drawing in 15 minutes She then went on to say that she looked at the book and figured it was a series of 15 minute lessons That is incorrect too So two adults who have college degrees and have survived long enough to get married and have two kids weren t able to accurately figure out WHAT this book is really about that leads me to think that maybe the title and description are misleading.Or simply put CLICKBAIT So how would I describe this book How about, How to draw pencil sketches of naked women using tried and true techniques That s a accurate title There are a LOT of exercises that teach you about things like perspective and negative lighting and how to SEE properly and so on But if you like me thought you might have found a technique that would allow you to read a book, and in fifteen minutes, draw people, you are in for a surprise.This isn t a terrible book In fact, it is pretty reasonable and typical Nothing you could say is terribly wrong about it but I sure didn t see any revelation or Aha moment that made me feel this author had some new or secret or uncommon, even technique for learning to draw exceptionally quickly And that kind of irritated me I could find a dozen books like this, some better and some worse it isn t exceptional in any way.But if you would like to draw naked women with pencil and don t mind devoting some TIME to it, then this book will probably work for you but so would a bunch of others that don t trick you first I gave two stars because it is a competent book I wanted to give one star because I felt hoodwinked or snookered, but ultimately my integrity kicked in and I gave it an extra star because I wanted to be nice Or something Have you ever wanted to draw but don t have time Perhaps you are an artist who is looking for new ideas to continue drawing in times when you are pressed and want to quickly sketch Let s see if this book is worth a try.WHAT IS THIS BOOK LIKE This book is filled with sketches that the author has done to illustrate the book That helps the reader feel that the teacher is with us in a personal way The book has a wide variety of ideas in how to do quick drawings.WHAT IS IN THIS BOOK Here are some things that you will find in this book Encouragement when you feel discouraged Ideas how to get good sketches How to sketch with an eraser How to sketch with lines Explanations on self critic vs self encouragement What classes are like Basic anatomy and how to capture itHOW DID THIS BOOK HELP ME I have taken classes in figure drawing, so this book which is filled with figure drawing aka naked people drawings does not faze me If you are averted to drawings of naked models, you won t like this book.I have been out of the habit of figure drawing for a while, so getting this book was a great way to quickly enter back into drawing in short lots of time I particularly was inspired by the negative drawing which smears graphite all over the paper and then captures the subject using an eraser instead of a pencil.Many of the ideas are like a pep talk to keep drawing FUN and RELAXING instead of stressful I really liked that too.ANY COMPLAINTS This book is a great basic introduction or refresher on figure drawing in a variety of approaches It is not mean to be an exhaustive training course or intense exploration of the subject It is a great concise course that helps ignite creativity if you are stuck or are just starting.THE BOTTOM LINEFor a refresher course or intro course into basic quick figure drawing sketching, this book is inspirational, sparks creativity, and helps to encourage in those times when it seems like you are hitting a wall It is well written and illustrated.MY RATINGFIVE STARS I like this book and will use it often to ignite the spark especially in those times when I am struggling to get going with art again. Learn Life Drawing Skills The Easy And Enjoyable Way From The UK S Favourite Drawing TeacherDrawing Expert Jake Spicer Introduces You To The Most Important Skill In The Artist S Repertoire Life DrawingFrom Understanding Relationships And Proportions And Considering Basic Anatomy, To Learning About Mark Making And Tonal Values, Jake Takes You Through The Process Of Drawing The Most Rewarding Of Subjects Life Class Remains A Key Component Of Nearly Every Art Degree In The UKWith Step By Steps And Techniques Derived From His Proven Life Class Methods, Jake Gives You The Skills To Create Beautiful Life Drawings Quickly, Successfully And, Ultimately, In Only Minutes

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