Strokes of Genius 9

Strokes of Genius 9
Author : Rachel Rubin Wolf
Publisher : North Light Books
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2017-11-09
ISBN 10 : 1440347069
ISBN 13 : 9781440347061
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Strokes of Genius 9 Book Description:

Celebrating the best drawings by contemporary artists! The celebrated Strokes of Genius series follows the beautiful, ongoing story of contemporary drawing through the work and words of some of today's top artists. Focusing on the theme "Creative Discoveries," this thoughtfully curated 9th edition features the artists' most compelling aha! moments. Triggers for these artistic epiphanies are wide ranging--from experiments with new materials, to private meanderings in a little notebook, to fleeting moments of magical light, and one particularly charismatic pelican. Artists and art lovers alike are sure to be inspired by the resulting energy and expressiveness showcased on these pages. * 140 modern-day masterpieces in charcoal, pencil, pastel, colored pencil, scratchboard, pen and ink, and more * A breathtaking diversity of styles and approaches * Subject-themed chapters include animals, the human figure, still life, outdoor scenes, and portraits * Comments from the artists offer fresh-from-the-studio advice, insights, and anecdotes not found anywhere else "The greatest creative discoveries are those that find you." --Carolyn Judson, p73


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