Light, Shade and Shadow (Dover Art Instruction)
Light, Shade and Shadow: The Essential Guide to Mastering Light and Shadow in Art.
Take your art to the next level with Light, Shade and Shadow, the classic guide to mastering light and shadow in art. Written during the first half of the 20th century by E.L. Koller, this timeless book is as relevant and essential today as it was then.
This expert guide will show you how to use shadow to add visual dimension and drama to your work, and master techniques such as highlighting and gradation. From the basics of casting light on simple shapes, to the complexities of the human figure, this step-by-step guide features illustrations and exercises to help artists of all abilities achieve new depths in their work.
Don't let flat drawings hold you back. Add the dimension and drama you need to create truly captivating pieces with Light, Shade and Shadow.