Drawing on the right side of the brain : a course in enhancing creativity and artistic confidence / Betty Edwards ; [instructional drawings, Betty Edwards, cover drawing, John Boomer].

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Drawing on the right side of the brain : a course in enhancing creativity and artistic confidence / Betty Edwards ; [instructional drawings, Betty Edwards, cover drawing, John Boomer].

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Author/Artist: 
Edwards, Betty, 1926-
Description: 
vii, 207 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
142174
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NC730.E34 1979z
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205) and index.
Contents: 
Drawing and the art of bicycle riding --
Expressing yourself in drawing: the nonverbal language of art --
Your brain: the right and left of it --
Crossing over: experiencing the shift from left to right --
Drawing on memories: your history as an artist --
Getting around your symbol system: meeting edges and contours --
Perceiving the shape of a space: the positive aspects of negative space --
Branching out in all directions: perspective in a new mode --
Fitting it all together: the place of proportion --
Facing forward: portrait drawing with ease --
Moving into the third dimension: seeing light, drawing shade --
The zen of drawing: drawing out the artist within --
Postscript: Teachers and parents --
Art students.
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0874770874
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