Pencil Sketching -
Classic Guide to the Art of Pencil Sketching
By Thomas C. Wang
Learn The Basic
Principles and Techniques of Pencil Sketching
complete, classic guide to the art of pencil sketching
Portable. Erasable. Inexpensive. No other
single drawing tool is as versatile as the pencil.
Through the centuries, generations of artists
have used it to work out ideas, study form, and develop fundamental
skills that are crucial to an artist’s training.
Pencil Sketching has taught thousands of
beginners the basic principles and techniques of pencil sketching.
Carefully revised to meet the needs of today’s
artists, this edition features easy-to-follow instructions, dozens
of new illustrations, and more–everything you need to explore the
amazing potential of the pencil and learn to sketch with confidence.
- Techniques: shading, texture, value,
line, strokes . . .
- Materials: pencils, papers, accessories .
- Skills: observation, recording,
composition, sketching from memory . . .
- Subjects: trees, landforms, water,
architecture, cityscapes . . .
Table of Contents:
Materials and Equipment.
Sketching from Memory.