Lessons in Classical Drawing: Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier

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Juliette Aristides is an extraordinary artist with a deep and well-rounded education in and solid commitment to the atelier movement. She is currently the instructor of the Aristides Classical Atelier at the Gage Academy of Art in Seattle, Washington. Her work can be seen at the John Pence Gallery in San Francisco and the Art Renewal Center Living Masters Gallery, www.ArtRenewal.com. She is the author of acclaimed bestsellers Classical Drawing Atelier and Classical Painting Atelier.

This elegant and accessible primer from master contemporary artist Juliette Aristides distils the drawing process into its essential elements.

In Lessons in Classical Drawing, award-winning author, artist and teacher, Juliette Aristides breaks down the drawing process and shows what all great drawing has in common. The book conveys a start-to-finish overview of the drawing experience and shows what to tackle when first starting a drawing and then how to lay the groundwork for each subsequent step in creating a well-crafted drawing. Packaged with a companion DVD, which aims to eliminate any gaps in the learning process, the reader becomes a virtual participant in a drawing workshop filmed at the Santa Repararta School in Florence, Italy.

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Product Code 1033905
ISBN 9780823006595
author Juliette Aristides
colour illustrations 300
format Hardback
pages 208
published Dec 2011
publisher Watson-Guptill
Dimensions 2.3 X 19.7 X 26.1 cm

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