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Discovering Drawing
high school
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Art Textbook Program & Ancillaries
Discovering Drawing
A comprehensive look at the most fundamental art form
By Ted Rose and Sallye Mahan-Cox
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Drawing high school art studio book

Program components:
•  Student Book
•  Teacher’s Edition
•  Digital Images: Deluxe Set (74 images)
•  Digital Images: Basic Set (50 images)
•  Studio Support Masters
•  Assessment Masters
•  Vocabulary Masters and Art & Artist Profiles
•  Overhead Transparencies (Set of 12)
•  Drawing Assessment Charts with Guide
•  Drawing Assessment Charts
•  Drawing Assessment Teacher’s Guide
This addition to the Davis Studio Series is a visually dynamic and comprehensive resource covering all of today’s drawing media. Students explore both realistic and expressive drawing techniques through stimulating hands-on studio opportunities, from basic to advanced levels. Special features include examples of master artworks, portfolio tips, drawing career profiles, and step-by-step instruction.

Highlights include:
•  Outstanding examples of student work
•  Instruction on the use of a variety of drawing media and materials
•  Comprehensive coverage of the elements and principles of design and their use in drawing
•  Clear how-to features, including:
  • drawing from observation
  • composing still life
  • using linear perspective
  • drawing the planes of the face
  • digital imaging
  • and much more

Table of Contents
Chapter 1: What Is Drawing?
Chapter 2: The Elements and Principles of Design
Chapter 3: Learning to Draw - The Basics
Chapter 4: Still Life
Chapter 5: Drawing Landscapes
Chapter 6: The Built Environment
Chapter 7: Portraits
Chapter 8: The Figure
Chapter 9: Drawing Animals
Chapter 10: The Expressive Language
Studio Handbook

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