Pocket Art: Figure Drawing

The quick guide to mastering technique and style

Joanna Henly
AUD $24.99

A look-and-learn graphic guide to figure drawing by Joanna Henly (A.K.A. Miss Led), leading fashion and portrait artist.

In Pocket Art: Figure Drawing, the second book in the new new Pocket Art series (be sure to check out the first book on Portraits!), the instruction comes in quick visual exercises.
You’ll love the lively, graphic approach will get you drawing right away. Look and learn with step by step illustrations and expert tips provided by London-based artist 'Miss Led' (aka Joanna Henly).
This compact, 112-page book is just right for carrying in a backpack or pocket, and comes with a sturdy flexi binding and elastic closure for when you’re learning on the go.
You’ll start your lessons with 'Understanding the Figure' and move on to 'Runway Work', 'Tricks for Creating Movement', 'Working from the Imagination', 'Creating Environments', and it all wraps up with a gallery of drawings that demonstrate and reinforce what you have learned.

Author bio:

Joanna Henly, well known by her professional name, Miss Led, is an illustrator, artist, and art director based in East London. As an illustrator she works by commission for corporate brands, products, packaging, and advertising campaigns with specific experience within fashion, beauty, and technology sectors. As an artist she works on projects from portrait commissions to large scale complex works. These are often in public spaces or live performances. In addition she creates personal work, which is exhibited globally, and sells beautiful prints and originals online. Jo is a strong promoter of professional practice within her art and illustration, including as a Global Ambassador for Liquitex paints and European Ambassador for Wacom. She is also a passionate educator, promoted via social media and podcasts to her online audience, which reaches 1.3 million people.

Category: Drawing
ISBN: 9781631594717
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Rockport Publishers
Series: Pocket Art
Pub Date: July 2018
Page Extent: 112
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Drawing & drawings