1,000 Dog Portraits

From the People Who Love Them

Robynne Raye
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Some of our greatest historical and artistic treasures we place with curators in museums; others we take for walks. - Roger A. Caras, Animal Welfare Activist1000 Dog Portraits is a compilation of quirky, fun, fanatical illustrations, paintings, collages and drawings from designers and artists around the globe. From hounds to herding dogs, and mutts to terriers, there is a diverse range of artistic renditions from naïve and abstract to traditional portraiture.Artist and designer Robynne Raye curates this collection that is a study guide on style for the budding artist as well as a book of inspiration to the practicing professional. There's even a chapter called, How Many Ways Can You Draw A Beagle? showing the myriad of ways an artist can depict a single breed of dog. So rev up your illustration muscle and be inspired by this loving tribute to man's best friend.

Author bio:

Robynne Raye is cofounder of Modern Dog Design Co., in Seattle, WA. For more than two decades, Raye has lectured and taught workshops in both the United States and abroad. Her design work has been exhibited internationally and is in the archives of major libraries and in museum collections worldwide.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781592539017
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Rockport Publishers
Series: 1000 Series
Pub Date: April 2014
Page Extent: 320
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: The arts