100 Flowers and Plants (Draw Like an Artist)

Step-by-Step Realistic Line Drawing

Melissa Washburn
AUD $24.99

100 Flowers and Plants (Draw Like An Artist) takes readers, step by step, through drawing a variety of botanical structures.

Featuring 600+ sketches depicting a vast array of beautiful botanicals, floral forms, plant structures, and more, 100 Flowers and Plants (Draw Like An Artist) is a must-have visual reference book for student artists, botanical illustrators, urban sketchers, and anyone seeking to improve their realistic drawing skills. Designed as a contemporary, step-by-step guidebook for artists who are learning to draw botanical forms, Draw Like An Artist: 100 Flowers and Plants features an inclusive array of florals, ferns, succulents, and more, all shown from a variety of perspectives. Each set of illustrations takes you from beginning sketch lines to a finished drawing. Author Melissa Washburn is a skilled illustrator whose clear and elegant drawing style will make this a go-to sourcebook for years to come.

Author bio:

Melissa Washburn is an artist/illustrator/graphic designer living just outside Chicago in Northwest Indiana. She grew up in upstate New York, in the foothills of the Adirondacks, but has lived in the Midwest since 1996. Her fascination with things that run, fly, and grow has led to editorial commissions for publications such as Edible Indy, Charlotte Home and Garden, and Spirituality & Health magazine. She continues to exhibit her work throughout Northwest Indiana as well as illustrate and design for advertising, editorial, textiles, and package design. Her background includes a bachelor of fine arts in painting and printmaking from Binghamton University, a masters degree in arts administration from Indiana University, coursework at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and experience as Art Director at advertising firm Group 7even. She was a 2012-2013 recipient of an Individual Artist Program grant from the Indiana Arts Commission. You can see more of her work at www.melissawashburn.com.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781631597558
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Quarry Books
Series: Draw Like an Artist
Pub Date: August 2019
Page Extent: 112
Format: Paperback
Subject: Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes, etc)