Anyone who can hold a pencil can learn to draw. In this book, Bert Dodson shares his complete drawing system-fifty-five “keys” that you can. The Paperback of the Keys to Drawing by Bert Dodson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Keys to Drawing is a book by Bert Dodson that aims to teach aspiring artists all the fundamental concepts needed to learn how to draw.

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Keys to Drawing

How about the sleeping family dog or cat?? I draw well, but this book helps me to draw even better. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Book ratings by Goodreads. I give it an unrepentant five-stars.

Keys to Drawing by Bert Dodson

Set up a giveaway. A very detailed book about how to draw, what to look for, composition, and chapter by chapter exercises to practice the theory taught. Changes the way you see things and leads you through lots of different lessons and techniques. Open Preview See a Problem? And you will succeed! Read more Read less.

It’s also not about specific technic More pictures at parkablogs. I am not through the first chapter and have already learned quite a bit. ParkaBlogs Newsletter Stay informed on our latest news! See and discover other items: John Jacobs nice to know about this Dec 28, He’s illustrated dodspn than 70 children’s books and worked as an animation designer for the PBS series Intimate Strangers.


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Great book thus far! This is my absolute favorite of my 10 drawing books!

Jul 30, Nate rated it it was amazing. There is always something in front of me to draw. He has drawn and painted over portraits. Bert Dodson has written it in a crisp straightforward manner. Goodreads helps you keep track of books drawiny want to read.

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This book is one of my favorite drawing instruction books used it as a life drawing instructor and have given it as a gift several times over the years. Share your thoughts with other customers. So I am starting with this book, which is so universally and highly recommended. It was meant as a Christmas present but now I don’t know what to do since a second shipped book may look just like the first since I don’t know how extensive this printing error is might be true for the entire printing of the 30th Edition.

Bert Dodson’s book is about learning how to see and it opened my eyes, stimulated my enthusiasm for drawing again and provided me with some really excellent guidelines about what to think about when drawing. Jun 24, Makingamark rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: The best book on drawing doodson I have read so far. I started on other selections Drawing From The Right Side of the Brain for example and found them either too bulky in text or technique.


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Aug 17, Angel Arturo rated it it was amazing Shelves: In this book, Bert Dodson shares his complete drawing system–fifty-five “keys” that you can use to render any subject with confidence, even if you’re a beginner. Mar 08, L rated it it was amazing Shelves: Did you ever think of just stretching out and looking at your feet, and shoes Refresh and try again. But the subtitle of the book is “Rediscover the Art of Seeing.

We were required to buy this book when I was in art school, and I’ve since recoomended it to many people. This one is a refreshing find, after making a slow slog through an exorbitant amount of art how-tos books that had begun to bleed into one another. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Lists with This Book.