ISBN 9780007286805,Sketching







Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9780007286805

ISBN-10 0007286805


Number of Pages 192 Pages
Language (English)

The arts: general issues

Collins gem Sketching, by Jackie Simmonds, published by HarperCollins, is a comprehensive guide for those who aspire to excel in the art of sketching. Summary of the Book Here is a book for you art lovers out there, who are especially into sketching! Find a large number of very helpful techniques and tips for successful sketching in this title. It covers all essential aspects of sketching as well as drawing. The book is compiled in lucid language to enable better comprehension. About Jackie Simmonds Jackie Simmonds is a famous award-winning British artist. She is also an author and art instructor. Her artworks are sold all across the United Kingdom and abroad, including most art institutions of Britain - The Pastel Society and The Society of British Artists. She is the recipient of several awards including The Willi Hoffman-Guth Award from the Pastel Society of Great Britain and The Chevron National Art in Nature Competition - First Prize winner. About HarperCollins HarperCollins Publishers India Ltd. is a subsidiary of HarperCollins Worldwide. It has shown phenomenal growth in the past years and publishes fiction, non-fiction and poetry by various writers like Nayantara Sehgal, Kiran Nagarkar, Meghnad Desai, Mukul Deva, and Anita Nair. They have also been successful in building a list of talented first-time writers. HarperCollins was the publisher of The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga, the winner of the Man Booker Prize 2008. The company has taken its place as a marketing leader in the publishing industry. They have won the Excellence Award at the Asian Multimedia Publishing Award 2009 and 2011.