Fashion Drawing For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0470887648
  • ISBN-13: 9780470887646
  • DDC: 741.672
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Fashion Drawing For Dummies helpsĀ future designers start on the path to realizing a career in fashion design. In order to make their creation a reality, a designer needs to learn the rules and techniques of fashion figure drawing. Fashion Drawing For Dummies demonstrates how to draw the human figure in different poses from multiple angles, as well as how to add accessories, clothing, and style to the figure.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Authors’ Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Fashion Drawing 101.
3: Finding Your Footing in Fashion Drawing.
4: Gathering Supplies and Setting up Your Work Space.
5: Beginning with Figure Drawing Basics.
6: Building a Fabulous Fashion Figure.
7: Working with the Basic Fashion Drawing Rules.
8: Tackling the Torso.
9: Forming Fabulous Arms, Hands, Legs, and Feet.
10: Putting Your Best Face Forward.
11: Guaranteeing Good Hair Days.
12: Dressing Your Fashion Figure.
13: Slipping into Shirts and Sweaters.
14: Presenting Perfect Pants.
15: Getting All Dolled Up: Evening Wear.
16: Outerwear for All.
17: Accenting the Accessories.
18: Taking Your Fashion Drawing to the Next Level.
19: Fabrics: Refining Style with Draping, Texture, and Patterns.
20: Conveying Attitude and Movement through Body Language.
21: Going to Extremes to Develop Your Own Style.
22: Building Your Fashion Design Portfolio.
23: The Part of Tens.
24: Ten Ways to Stay Current.
25: Ten Steps to Kick-Start Your Career.