Here is the ultimate guide to core drawing and painting techniques, brought to you by rewned artist, author and teacher, Trudy Friend. Explore the essential techniques that Trudy has developed over the years, from the key line and brush strokes that form the basis of her art to essential advice on observation, composition, lighting and adding colour to your work. Each technique is clearly explained with antated exercises and step demonstrations, and additional problem and solution spreads allow you to see how to correct your mistakes at a glance. Follow the indispensable advice for beginners and improvers to develop your own style and produce great representational art with confidence.
Trudy Friend is a renowned artist, teacher and author of the best-selling Problems & Solutions art techniques series. She runs specialist courses and is a prominent demonstrator for Derwent in the UK. She is also a contributor for Leisure Painter magazine. Trudy lives in Tintern, Monmouthshire.