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Best beginner drawing book

- Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:42:43 EST ATbB+7jw No.52238
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I can't draw for shit and I would really like to learn to do I can produce my weird visions and psychedelic thoughts.

I downloaded drawing with the right side of the brain.I got up to the part where you draw the picture upside down then my computer died.

Now I only have my phone so I want to actually go out and buy some books.

Any way on top of that even that book seemed a little advanced for me.I found drawbox but id still rather have a physical book.

Pic related it's my drawing from that book.(looks barely anything like me)
SCAB - Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:48:32 EST UYqvL2Y5 No.52239 Reply
I would suggest just drawing whenever and whatever you can. People assume it's a skill you're born with. Maybe that's true I dunno but for most people it seems to just be a matter of practice, practice, practice. Actual classes and personal input will be much better than a book but if that's not possible just draw. Keep on drawing and don't let that shitty voice in your head say it's no good.
Rebecca Murddale - Sun, 20 Aug 2017 10:32:21 EST rCdAURMr No.52240 Reply
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I will and I try to but what are some good exercises to start with ?
I'm thinking I should start with proportion first.

i have so many ideas but it's frustrating when I draw them and it looks like total shit
Polly Guzzlematch - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:48:25 EST svSzGJtH No.52243 Reply
true this, just draw a bunch. figure drawing classes are great practice.
i used to go to the library downtown and get a bunch of field guides and nature illustrations and stuff and just try to copy a bunch of it for hours.
just keep on drawin' mane.
Polly Guzzlematch - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:58:48 EST svSzGJtH No.52244 Reply
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also, check out your local thrift shop for design books. I much prefer looking at line drawings for inspiration over technical 'how to draw' books or full-color paintings/photos. I have a few of these Dover publishing books, and they're all really great to get for ideas. at least for my style of drawing.
Mr bigglesworth - Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:46:01 EST va8JKJuV No.53772 Reply
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Try looking up static diementions of the human body.
Theres little maniquinn drawings that post here if any..
Graham Shakewater - Fri, 18 Oct 2019 23:57:31 EST Fp09K9P7 No.53781 Reply

Motherfucker I find all kinds of design books and photo equipment at the local swap meet
Albert Bonderpere - Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:34:42 EST gUvuQr/B No.53805 Reply
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I'm a beginner artist and I'm stuck like where do you start, do you start with perspective drawing, or shading or shapes like I'm so stuck pliz need help and advice, cause I want to one day draw like a manga artist and like this guy ichan desu and SNEEDHAM

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