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Author Leggitt, Jim.

Title Drawing shortcuts : developing quick drawing skills using today's technology / by Jim Leggitt.

Published New York : J. Wiley, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  720.2840285 LEGG    DUE 08-11-19
Physical description 202 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Chapter 1 Rules Have Changed 4 -- Chapter 2 Basic Drawing Types 14 -- Chapter 3 Start Your Drawing 52 -- Chapter 4 Learning Your CCCs 84 -- Chapter 5 Tools of the Trade 134 -- Chapter 6 Success of Color 158 -- Chapter 7 Your Completed Drawing 186.
Summary Start creating top-quality drawings faster and more effectively -- with Drawing Shortcuts. This book presents practical techniques and applications that will improve your drawing skills and help you produce more accurate sketches by incorporating traditional hand drawing methods with today's technology. Easy-to-follow instructions cover every aspect from the basics of drawing -- such as composition, color, shading, shadow, and perspective -- up to the most current applications of cameras, copiers, and computers to create and reproduce your work. This book's step-by-step approach will sharpen and streamline your techniques whether you draw for pleasure or for your profession. Generously enriched with detailed process drawings, examples, and more than 300 full-color images, it features: Deatailed outlines of drawing methods, from "storyboarding" to the "overlay and trace" method, Timesaving, end-of-chapter "QuickTips" for easy reference, Guidelines for building a portfolio, Pointers on selecting materials and maximizing color potential.
Subject Architectural drawing -- Technique.
Computer graphics -- Technique.
Drawing -- Technique.
ISBN 0471075493 (cloth)