Preface and Acknowledgments
Elongating the Figure using Verticals, Horizontals, and Diagonals
Beginning a Vocabulary of Shapes
Composing the Figure within an Environment
The Computer and Illustration
Fabric, Prints, and Texture
Finding Your Voice
Breaking the Rules
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In this brush and ink image for Christian Dior Beauty, Petals, I used a number of the drawing premises found in this book: line, shape, value, composition. Working in today’s lifestyle illustration market not only demands technical knowledge, but also constant practice: drawing, experimenting, challenging yourself, and challenging the rules.