Panoramas and Vertical Vistas (The Urban Sketching Handbook)

Mario Linhares
AUD $27.99

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Panoramas and Vertical Vistas shows how to observe, draw, and present architecture and landscapes from a variety of fascinating perspectives.

In The Urban Sketching Handbook: Panoramas and Vertical Vistas, urban sketcher and art educator Mario Linhares gives a guided tour on how to explore and capture cityscapes and landscapes in drawings from unique points of view. In this thorough yet accessible book, you'll learn how to:

• Improve your drawing skills and selectively translate what you see for maximum impact
• Fearlessly use your sketchbook as a laboratory for experimenting with various points of view and perspectives
• Consider the many options for visual approaches with work contributed by a wide variety of experienced sketchers

Learn how to heighten the visual drama of every location with The Urban Sketching Handbook: Panoramas and Vertical Vistas. The Urban Sketching Handbook series offers location artists expert instruction on creative techniques, on-location tips and advice, and an abundance of visual inspiration. These handy references come in a compact, easy-to-carry format-perfect to toss in your backpack or artist's tote.

Author bio:

Mario Linhares is a designer, urban sketcher, and arts educator. A PhD researcher in Fine Arts, he studied at the Artistic School Antonio Arroio and holds a masters degree in Visual Arts Education. The former Education Director of, Mario currently coordinates the USk Academic Group. He lives in Sintra, Portugal, outside Lisbon.

Category: Drawing
ISBN: 9780760370704
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Quarry Books
Pub Date: August 2021
Page Extent: 112
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Drawing & drawings