This book is a collection of more than 200 fashion illustrations ranging from garments to accessories. It combines illustrative text and referential cases and introduces the common categories and current significance of fashion illustration. Established illustrators also share their experience in creating exquisite illustrations of clothes, accessories, and helping audiences discover the beauty of fashion illustrations. Recommended not only for professional illustrators, but for those who love fashion and pursue their own style.
This is a must have whether you are a fashion lover, or a professional fashion illustrator. The book includes fundamental knowledge of formal dresses and stages wear, their categories, main forms and common fabrics. Drawing techniques and tips for detail treatment are also given that help enhance the fantastic visual effect of these beautiful clothes. By reading this book, the reader will get useful information in finding the perfect dresses according to occasion, figure, feature and skin tone as well, producing a perfect look in terms of makeup, hairstyle, and accessories. This collection of over 200 brilliant illustrations will be your loyal guide into the wonderful world of formal dresses and stage wears.
A comprehensive, visual survey of fashion drawing in the twentieth century offers four hundred images illustrating the development of fashion as seen through the works of the greatest illustrators of the period.
Author : Bethan Morris
ISBN : 185669447X
Genre : Fashion designers
File Size : 28.74 MB
Format : PDF
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Presenting an overview of fashion drawing, presentation and illustration, this work teaches students how to draw the fashion figure as well as featuring the work of established illustrators, encouraging readers to observe and to develop their confidence and skills as an illustrator.
Learn how to draw posed figures for fashion illustration This comprehensive reference provides hands-on techniques for created posed figures for fashion illustration. The first section illustrates various examples of nude and semi-nude poses (male and female). Later chapters illustrate the same poses wearing sportswear, sleepwear, dresses, suits, trousers, and casual and evening wear. The poses in each chapter are organized to show a progression including seated model (crossed legs, straight legs, seated on chair, seated on the floor); standing model (frontal view, three-quarter view, side-view from the back with crossed legs and straight legs); and moving model (running, walking, dancing). Each chapter begins with an introduction which is followed by images with detailed explanatory captions. With a focus on shape and form, the content covers marker and pencil techniques for a complete range of illustrated poses.
This book starts with a detailed introduction to the basic knowledge of fashion illustrations, including the drawing techniques of the head, face, body proportion, posture and motion. Established illustrators are invited to share their painting styles and special techniques in the follow-up interviews. The whole book is categorized by the common painting media in fashion illustrations including watercolour, markers, coloured pencils, digital tools, and mixed media. Each chapter consists of tools and materials, illustration technique analysis, and illustration tutorial. A total of 175 beautiful fashion illustrations by international illustrators are collected in this title, demonstrating the diversified charm of different fashion illustration styles.
Essential Fashion Illustration: Digital is a complete, in-depth tutorial that guides readers step-by-step through the digital techniques typically employed in fashion design and illustration. Through dozens of practical exercises, readers improve their skills using tools such as graphics tablets, scanners, cameras, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, vectorizing, adding color, and applying textures, transparencies, collages, and patterns. Each of the exercises also includes definitions for the technical terms used as well as handy tips from leading fashion designers. Essential Digital Fashion Illustration is an essential guide for amateurs or beginners who want to make a start in the world of fashion illustration and design, as well as for professionals already established in the sector who want to improve and polish their techniques.
More than 250 illustrations illustrate the significance and creative use of color in fashion illustration From the first rough sketch pursuing the development of an idea into fabric choice and draping style, fashion design is an exercise in imagination and problem solving. When it comes to documenting the evolution of fashion as culture, we could safely say that illustration has become fashion design's number one ambassador, covering a visual timeline of materials, techniques and styles that have graced the fashion world over the past century. This book features more than 250 illustrations. Practical exercises will guide you through creative activities focused on contemporary fashion illustration. The exercises include suggestions and tips, and are executed by practicing contemporary illustrators. Instruction provided will allow designers to improve their drawing skills and communicate their vision effectively through a range of illustration mediums that incorporate color as a contributing element for both style and texture. With this special attention to color and how it is perceived the illustrations highlight how subtle nuances or striking changes can occur when rendered using different techniques in gouache, watercolor, pencil, pastels or digital, and how these materials can transform the feel and mood of each illustration.
A captivating retrospective of 20th-century styles, this original survey explores the social context of fashion with informative text and over 70 striking images. Profiles include the newly emancipated woman of the 20s, WWII-era glamour girls, flower children of the 60s, the 80s cult of fitness and perfection, and the dawn of the 21st-century obsession with celebrity styles.
Author : Stuart McKenzie
ISBN : 9781472583499
Genre : Design
File Size : 36.55 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
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Fashion illustration is skilful and inventive, and the best fashion illustrators can fulfil a brief creatively using their own unique approach. Visually-led and extremely accessible, this book is the go-to resource for anyone wanting to develop their own style. Easy-to-follow exercises are designed to build confidence and encourage experimentation as readers develop essential skills and learn simple and effective tips and tricks. With concise, accessible chapters on topics such as proportion, movement, line, shape and volume as well as sections on tricky areas such as hands and feet, Creative Fashion Illustration is essential reading for anyone looking to enhance their basic drawing skills. Whether coming to fashion illustration for the very first time, a student looking to develop their techniques and expand their portfolio, or even a more experienced illustrator looking for fresh ideas, this book is the ideal guide to imaginative fashion illustration that will stand out from the crowd.