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Dorling Kindersley
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9781405332279

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Botany for the Artist

Sarah Simblet - Author

Dorling Kindersley
Hardback : 01 Feb 2010

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An inspirational guide to drawing plants

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An intimate understanding of botany will help any artist create vibrant and realistic art.

Sarah Simblet's masterclass provides you with an awareness and appreciation of plants and flowers and shows how to apply that knowledge to your art.

Covering every type of plant, from the tiniest mosses and lichens to sumptuous flowers and trees, Sarah shows how to evoke their beauty on your canvas or page.

Drawing on the rich history of botanic art and combined with Sarah's practical drawing classes, over 350 beautiful illustrations and vivid photographs, provide an in-depth look at roots, stems, leaves, flowers and fruits and explain how to create life-like drawings.

For anyone wishing to master the art of drawing plants or for all those passionate about plants and how they are portrayed in art.

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5 stars Review by: nikki, 06 March 2010

'Finally a book that gives step by step instruction how to draw the beautiful flowers and plants on to the paper or canvas. This book is for anyone who wants to be vibrant artist, realistic creativity,and get appreciation.'

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Product details

Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9781405332279
Size: 246 x 290mm
Pages : 256
Publication date: 01 Feb 2010
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley

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Botany for the Artist
Sarah Simblet - Author
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