How to Draw Landscapes

with Colored Pencils and Markers

by Jasmina Susak

A unique guide for artists who want to experiment with mixed media and make their landscape drawings more photorealistic. Popular artist and teacher, Jasmina Susak, encourages readers to experiment with mixing media and to create colorful landscapes. Artists of all skill levels will find much to inspire them in this detailed and practical guide. Jasmina Susak takes us through easy to follow drawing stages, and includes advice on using colored pencils and markers. She shows how to draw elements of the landscape such as trees and leaves, hills and mountains, forests, water and buildings, including step by step exercises throughout. There are many tricks and tips in this book on how to give a depth to your landscape, to draw in 1-point and 2-point perspective, to create round objects, and everything else you need to do to make your landscape look like a photograph. Suitable for beginners wanting to build up their confidence and more seasoned artists seeking inspiration, this book is a must-have for anyone who wants to draw landscapes in a variety of media.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Tools
Drawing tutorials:
Sand Dunes
Blossom Tree
Starry night in the forest
Sunset in Africa
Beach - Bird's eye view
Deep in the forest
Beach in the Maldves - 1-point perspective drawing
A street - 2-point perspective drawing
Autumn tree
Drawing the Earth and the Moon
Epilogue

How to Draw Landscapes, PDF File
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