Amazing Crayon Drawing with Lee Hammond: Create Lifelike Portraits, Pets, Landscapes and More
by Lee Hammond
Young at art! "Combine the familiar charm of crayons with grown-up art techniques for surprisingly realistic results" Your old childhood coloring ... Show synopsis Young at art! "Combine the familiar charm of crayons with grown-up art techniques for surprisingly realistic results" Your old childhood coloring friends are all grown up! In this unique book, best-selling artist Lee Hammond proves that crayons are not just for kids anymore but can hold their own as a serious (if unexpected) art medium. Use Hammond s easy methods to create striking drawings that feature brilliant color and incredibly lifelike texture. 29 step-by-step demonstrations cover a wide range of subjects--still life, landscapes, animals and people Simple blending, layering and burnishing techniques translate into remarkably realistic drawings Hammond s graphing and puzzle piece theories help you draw any subject with true-to-life results Features great tricks you can pass along to other crayon lovers in your life, regardless of age You simply won t believe what you can accomplish with this familiar and affordable medium. Rediscover the creative thrill of opening the big box, and infuse your art with a fresh sense of play.