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Sketching Your Point of View
Sketching Your Point of View
Paul Heaston
Capture ordinary scenes in extraordinary sketches. Learn how to simplify busy spaces, sketch perspective intuitively, depict wide-angle views and more.
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Become a better pen and ink artist! Learn techniques for capturing the values, textures and contours you see in the world around you.
Paul Heaston
Paul Heaston
Develop your drawing skills as you learn to capture the world around you in expressive compositions!
Paul Heaston
Paul Heaston
Learn three simple steps for quickly sketching scenes with accurate perspective, lifelike proportions and beautiful color.
Stephanie Bower
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