Drawing is a versatile form of art. It can be simple, complex, or in-between. Any way you do it, drawing can turn out beautiful. It just depends on the final presentation and how it’s all tied together. Take, for example, line drawing. It can be very simple or it can be very detailed. It’s up to you, the artist, how creative you want to be with something as simple as a line. If you want some help via some fun and great instruction, check out a new book titled “Art Starts With A Line: A Creative And Interactive Guide To The Art Of Line Drawing” (ISBN: 9781633224810, 128 pages) by Erin McManness. In this book, the author shows you how something as simple as line drawing can be an amazing and fun form of art.
Erin McManness teaches you about drawing tools and supplies that enable you to create fine lines, bold lines, fancy lines, and much, much more. She helps you to understand drawing techniques such as blending, shading, and adding color. She also shows you ways to create exciting and fun borders, banners, letters, botanicals, architecture, animals, and more. There is even a section that addresses “Working Digitally.”
The book is for artists of any skill level, so don’t be intimidated if you are a beginning artist. She provides exercises and tips to help make learning easy, interactive, and fun for everyone.
About The Author And Where You Can Find Her Book
Erin McManness is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design. She has a master’s degree in illustration and has experience in product design, art direction, and illustration industries. Not too long ago, Erin started her own brand, Paper Raven Co., which has become quite successful and provides greeting cards, gifts, calendars, and more. She clearly has much experience in drawing and her book is definitely a great resource that provides her readers a great opportunity to benefit and learn from her expertise!
“Art Starts With A Line: A Creative And Interactive Guide To The Art Of Line Drawing” is available in paperback on the Quarto Knows website. It retails for $19.99 (price subject to change). So, pick up your pencil or pen and grab your copy of the book to begin to draw with a line!