In this complete chapter of my book "Drawing By Observation”, the Basic and Complete Course, we observe ... Why in the Academies we have to balls and plaster statues... and we learn how to draw round forms simple and easy,step by step. Please count page 1 through page 15, of the 116 pages and 252 illustrations of the complete course divided in 13 chapters. Drawing is the fundamental basis of Art.
Drawing is something you do.
Find classical academic wisdom.
Drawing gives multiple physical and spiritual benefits to the one who practices.
It is a good form to inspire patience, discipline and perseverance.
Drawing is an advantage for the formation of personality and for intellectual expression.
The expression of the thoughts, the drawing methods, the experience and the feelings.
The inclusion of drawing can lead to a refined personality and can change the outlook on life.
To teach the art of drawing, the illustration, there is communication.
This knowledge helps to form better people, with a less superficial opinion.
The activity stimulates creativity, aesthetics and good taste. It obliges to analyze and understand.
You have to know the book and you can use it as a source of inspiration, towards creativity.
Teaching drawing to the public at large will help to form a better world.
Drawing is a "thing to do", an activity in the time and space of youth, drawing can be the perfect escape
from a world, the more it shows the inner life of the person who draws.
It is peace - an introduction to patience - an invitation to devotion.
The knowledge of drawing is of great value for future life, to explain plans, projects, scripts,….
Drawing is the fundamental basis of Art.
Enjoy my course, I studied for 7 years to present you "DRAWING BY OBSERVATION",
after 40 years of practice as a professional portrait draftsman, artist and tutor, living for the Art.
There is an eye opening DVD video about only “Drawing Portrait by Observation” in English and Spanish.
And more tricks and tips about the profession will follow.
But you will only be able to understand and use this if you have worked with:“DRAWING BY OBSERVATION” ..
This book is also a source of recognition, memory and inspiration.
P.S.This course is also for those who once said:
"I can't draw a straight line."
This is the Ebook edition and is available in English, Spanish, Dutch, French with a visual language. "Drawing By Observation”, Basic and Complete is simple and easy and step by step.The contents are approved by the Superior Council of the Ministry of Education of Costa Rica and the Ministry of Culture of Belgium.It is suitable not only for professionals but also for beginners and all study levels.
AUTHOR: Studies: Graduated in Plastic Arts, Decoration and free Graphic arts.Superior teaching of pedagogy in decorative arts from the Saint Lucas Pavilion (Antwerp, Belgium)Now: Karel de Grote Hogeschool. (www.KdG.be)Art professor since 1983. Producer. Paintress and portrait artist. An active designer.See more Art, and lots of drawings on the internet.
Studying Art for 7 years:The teachers put you to study on your own ... they give you homework and a lot. Studying Art is not like studying mathematics.
At 3 years old I wanted to be an artist.My desire to learn to draw was answered with a: "Take paper and pencil and get started."
I learned about sewing, materials, commerce and stenography under the pretense of others that this was also Art. At 15 years old I go to the best art school in the big city. There I began to train myself as an art teacher and my focus was on Drawing and painting portraits. The book is for all those who want to learn how to draw .