We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Art of Drawing: Wild Animals by Giovanni Civardi

Since the first examples of prehistoric cave art, we can see that animals have been a subject of great fascination for the artist. Every civilisation through history has sought to depict animal forms - an obsession which persists in art today.

Giovanni Civardi shares his expert advice on observing animal anatomy, form and structure and employing perspective to capture a variety of wild animals with lifelike detail.

This inspirational and easy-to-follow guide will suit beginners as well as more expert artists providing a comprehensive overview of the techniques including advice and suggestions for the practical aspects of drawing from life.

Buy Art of Drawing: Wild Animals by Giovanni Civardi from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781782212935
ISBN-10: 1782212930
Format: Paperback / softback
(295mm x 210mm x 4mm)
Pages: 64
Imprint: Search Press Ltd
Publisher: Search Press Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Mar-2016
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Art of Drawing: Wild Animals by Giovanni Civardi

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Art of Drawing: Wild Animals book by Giovanni Civardi and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Giovanni Civardi

GIOVANNI CIVARDI was born in Milan in 1947. While training to become a sculptor, portrait artist and illustrator at the Free Life-Study School of the Accademia di Brera, he also studied medicine and surgery. For over a decade, he worked as an illustrator, producing commissions for newspapers, magazines and book covers. During frequent trips to France and Denmark, Civardi put on one-man exhibitions of this work and pursued his interest in studying the relationship between medical anatomy and the human form as depicted by the artist. His experience gained from teaching anatomy, life drawing and portraiture in schools and institutions over many years has led to the publication of numerous books in which Civardi's experiences are brought into focus.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.