advertisement

Free eBooks

Topics

Tags

Blogs

TAGS: draw

Showing related tags and posts for the Blogs application. See all tags in the site
  • Life Drawing

    The concept of life drawing is literally drawing from life as opposed to drawing from a photograph or other source material. This usually involves drawing models in a classroom setting or hiring a model to pose. Life drawing models is a good way to hone one’s skill with gesture to create a sense...
    Posted to Topics by JSimonds on 16 Mar 2012
    Filed under: Filed under: ,
  • Vanishing Point

    In perspective, the point at which a set of lines appear to converge.
    Posted to Glossary by admin on 23 Sep 2009
    Filed under: Filed under: , ,
  • Silverpoint

    A drawing medium which utilizes a piece of silver or other type of metal wire held in a lead or handmade holder. The gauge of wire used is somewhat determined by an artist’s preference. The drawing surface, usually firm paper or a lightweight board must be smooth and coated with gesso or gouache...
    Posted to Glossary by admin on 23 Sep 2009
    Filed under: Filed under: , ,
  • Shading

    Darkening an area of a drawing or painting.
    Posted to Glossary by admin on 23 Sep 2009
    Filed under: Filed under: ,
  • Shadow

    Partial darkness or obscurity within an area of space.
    Posted to Glossary by admin on 23 Sep 2009
    Filed under: Filed under: ,
  • Plumb Line

    An undeviating vertical line used as a reference when determining alignment. It is often used in drawing the human figure.
    Posted to Glossary by admin on 23 Sep 2009
    Filed under: Filed under: , , , ,
Page 1 of 1 (6 items)