The Art of Ballpoint

The Art of Ballpoint

Experimentation, Exploration, and Techniques in Ink

Book - 2016
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"The Art of Ballpoint offers a historical perspective of the pen as an art medium and how it has grown in popularity. The book explores the work, methods, and themes of over 30 leading contemporary artists who draw in many styles ranging from intensely realistic classical drawings, to modern abstractions, graphic illustration, location sketching and street art styles, A detailed section on ballpoint techniques will discuss and demonstrate line drawing and crosshatching, shading and tone, photo-realism, drawing texture and pattern, working in layers, and mixing media with ballpoint. Glide through this inspiring book and enjoy the intricate and impressive works created from an everyday tool"-- Provided by publisher
Publisher: Beverly, Massachusetts : Rockport, [2016]
ISBN: 9781631590573
Characteristics: 160 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm


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