The Laws guide to nature drawing and journaling

QH51
.L376
2016

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The Laws guide to nature drawing and journaling

Laws, John Muir.

Berkeley, CA : John Muir Laws, 2016.

vi, 303 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.

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In straightforward text complemented by step-by-step illustrations, dozens of exercises lead the hand and mind through creating accurate reproductions of plants and animals as well as landscapes, skies, and more. Laws provides clear, practical advice for every step of the process for artists at every level, from the basics of choosing supplies to advanced techniques.

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ISBN:

978-1-59714-315-8 (pbk. : alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-1-59714-315-8 (pbk. : alk. paper)

LC Call No:

QH51 .L376 2016

LC Call No:

QH51 .L376 2016

Author:

Laws, John Muir.

Title:

The Laws guide to nature drawing and journaling / written and illustrated by John Muir Laws ; in joyful, inspired collaboration with Emilie Lygren.

VaryingTitle:

Nature drawing and journaling

Publisher:

Berkeley, CA : John Muir Laws, 2016.

Physical:

vi, 303 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.

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text rdacontent

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unmediated rdamedia

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volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-302).

Summary:

In straightforward text complemented by step-by-step illustrations, dozens of exercises lead the hand and mind through creating accurate reproductions of plants and animals as well as landscapes, skies, and more. Laws provides clear, practical advice for every step of the process for artists at every level, from the basics of choosing supplies to advanced techniques.

Subject:

Nature study

Subject:

Diaries--Authorship

Subject:

Natural history illustration--Technique.

Call:

QH51 .L376 2016

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