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Books by Jake Spicer

  • Life Drawing in 15 Minutes

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: BYICP
    Paperback
    Drawing expert Jake Spicer introduces you to the most important skill in the artist's repertoire: life drawing. Life class remains a key component of nearly every art degree in the UK. From understanding relationships and proportions and considering basic anatomy, to learning about mark-making and tonal values, Jake takes you through the process of drawing the most rewarding of subjects. With step-by-steps and techniques derived from his proven life-class methods, Jake gives you the skills to create beautiful life drawings quickly, successfully and, ultimately, in only 15 minutes.
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  • You Will be Able to Draw by the End of This Book: Coloured Pencils

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: BUXJC
    Paperback
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    You Will Be Able to Draw by the End of this Book: Coloured Pencils is a combined tutorial and sketchbook that teaches you how to draw in colour, and allows you the space to practise on the page through guided exercises in mark-making and drawing. The book lays flat to allow you to draw comfortably and has an elastic band to keep your artwork safe. The clear instructions enable you to build your skills and develop an understanding of composition, colour and tone.
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  • DRAW

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: BUXIQ
    Hardback
    Yes you can draw! Following the success of the Draw in 15 Minutes series, Jake Spicer has created a straightforward drawing course that anyone can follow. Using the tried and tested methods honed in his successful drawing classes, Jake guides the reader through a programme of subjects and scenarios, all designed to give the beginner confidence and build their skills. The subjects include still lifes, cityscapes, people and pets, and each lesson is accompanied by exercises and tips for improvement. The last section of the book looks at skills in more detail, and can be referenced at any stage. Draw is carefully crafted to look and feel accessible to the beginner draftsman, and the lessons are thoughtfully balanced to complement this. Along with the friendly approach, the author provides a thorough foundation in drawing, giving the reader the perfect base to develop their skills and become a confident artist.
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  • Draw Faces in 15 Minutes

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: BSYHV
    Paperback
    By the time you finish this book, you'll have all the skills you need to achieve a striking likeness in a drawn portrait. From understanding and constructing the head and shaping the hair, to checking the relationships of the features and achieving a lifelike expression, every aspect of the portrait process is examined, along with advice on what materials to use and how to find a model. Learn to draw facial features Understand the angles of the head Develop textures for the skin Experiment with light and tone
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  • Draw People in 15 Minutes

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: BRNUE
    Paperback
    Anyone can draw, and anybody who can already draw can always learn to draw better. In this book, best-selling author and art tutor Jake Spicer gives you all the skills you need to sketch the human figure in just 15 minutes. Good drawings aren't always the ones that you've spent a lot of time over; some of the best pieces are swift, energetic studies that capture the feel of the subject in a few well-placed lines. This book contains a series of exercises that develop the core skills for drawing people, all of which can be completed in a quarter of an hour. * Master the basic figure. * Build confidence in mark making. * Understand anatomy. * Play with proportion and foreshortening. * Capture details such as hair, hands and feet.
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  • Life Drawing in 15 Minutes

    Jake Spicer

    Product Code: AOLZQ
    Paperback
    Life Drawing in 15 Minutes is the latest addition to the best-selling Draw...in 15 Minutes series. Following the success of Draw Faces, artist and drawing expert Jake Spicer introduces you to the most important skill in the artists repertoire: life drawing. From understanding relationships and proportions and considering basic anatomy, to learning about mark-making and tonal values, Jake takes you through the process of drawing the most rewarding of subjects. With step-by-steps and techniques derived from his proven life class methods, Jake gives you the skills to create beautiful life drawings quickly and successfully: and ultimately in just 15 minutes.
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