Drawing & Painting
Arty Crafty Handprints
Figure Drawing is a step-by-step guide for beginners, aimed at artists who are keen to learn how to create figure drawings in a vast variety of styles.
It is a guide to the entire process, including getting to grips with the anatomy of the human body, learning about the materials and concepts such as shading, perspective and composition, and experimenting with different techniques to accomplish a range of effects.
At each stage, easy-to-follow instructions and highly-detailed illustrations guide the reader and inspire them to develop their own creativity by exploring the art of figure drawing.
Mark Bergin was born in Hastings, England, in 1961. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and specialises in historical reconstructions, aviation and maritime subjects. He lives in Bexhill-on-Sea with his wife and children.