The reader will learn how to:
A Handbook of Costume Drawing
- Draw a well-proportioned human body
- Understand the differences in fit between historical and contemporary clothing
- Create detailed drawings that reflect the silhouette and flavor of any given period
- Provide backgrounds that place the figure in context with its surroundings
- Develop a portfolio
illustrates and describes the dominant male and female costume silhouettes for major historical periods ranging from Egyptian dynasties through the 1960s.