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Strokes of Genius 3: The Best of Drawing eBook

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The third edition of the Strokes of Genius series is filled with a wide variety of artwork in charcoal, pencil, pastel, ink and more from the most talented artists today.

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“Welcome back! Here in our third volume of Strokes of Genius: The Best of Drawing we welcome many new artists and some returning friends as well. As always, there seems to be an infinite supply of creativity to draw from-more, in fact, than we are able to publish in these few pages. In other words, this book is about you, our creative and inspiring readers.” -Rachel Rubin Wolf

You will love book if:

  • You are a fan of the Strokes of Genius series
  • You have a passion for drawing

Feast your eyes on amazing drawings from several types of mediums including charcoal, pencil, pastel, ink and more! Strokes of Genius 3: The Best of Drawing, Fresh Perspectives is a compilation of many great artworks from numerous different artists. Find drawings of town and country, portraits, pets, still life, the human figure, and wildlife. Hear for the artists themselves with insightful comments on their artwork while viewing a variety of fresh perspectives on the act of drawing. Discover new possibilities in drawing and inspiration that will last a life time.

In Strokes of Genius 3: The Best of Drawing, Fresh Perspectives you will find:

  • 144 pages of fresh perspectives
  • 140 diverse artworks
  • Incredible insight from each artist

“I asked our artists to finish the phrase: “Drawing is...” and I was delighted at the beauty and individuality of the answers that came forth. (Who says visual artists aren’t writers?!)” - Rachel Rubin Wolf

About Rachel Rubin Wolf

Rachel is a freelance editor and artist, and has edited 30+ North Light Books, recently Splash 12 and 13 and the upcoming Strokes of Genius 4. She also writes for Plein Air magazine.

Contents:

Town and Country
Portraits
Pets
Still Life
The Human Figure
Wildlife
Contributors
Index

Additional Information

SKU W7558
Product Type eBook
Pages N/A
ISBN13 9781440320736
Instructor Rachel Rubin Wolf
Skills Drawing, Creativity, Composition
Skill Level Experienced
Media Charcoal, Pastel, Pen & Ink, Colored Pencil
Content Still Life & Floral, Landscape, Portraits
Art Style Expressive, Hyperrealist
Product Fulfillment N/A
  1. An inspirational gem of a book review by Tim on 12/31/2015
    Rating

    As we have come to expect, this edition of Strokes of Genius is packed with first rate, very diverse and inspirational drawings. What I also greatly value in this volume is the outcome of each of the artists responding to the question "Drawing is........?" Answers are published alongside their drawings, and the comments prompt us to recognise the critical value drawing has in their art practice and for their lives.

  2. Visual feast of drawing review by Christine on 6/16/2014
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    Don't ever let anyone tell you that drawing is the "poor relation" of painting. This book runs through all the major genres, showing exactly what stupendous results drawing can achieve. The majority of the work is monochrome, but don't let that put you off....it shows how beautiful monochrome can still be, even in a world where everyone expects things to be full of multi-colour technicolour.
    I think it is also important not to be TOO over-awed by what the artists have achieved.... use the book as inspiration, to do your own thing. Highly recommended as a visual feast.

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