Starting Out: Learning You Can See and Draw
How do artists choose what to draw and what to draw it with? How do you begin to arrange objects in a composition?
What makes a good composition? How do you learn to draw the form or volume into something? And what about all those important details you have to draw? In this part, we'll answer all of your questions.
We'll start with simple contour drawings of objects and then move on to form, volume, light, and shadow in more complicated still lifes, exploring why artists throughout the ages just love those fruits and veggies. Then, we'll look at a few new materials, as well as details, details, and more details—and how to balance them for a finished drawing that will really please you.
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