|Author:||John Hopkins (Winchester School of Art at the University of Southampton, UK)|
|Series:||Basics Fashion Design|
Communicate your ideas and designs through a variety of sketches, drawings expressive illustrations, with guidance from a seasoned professional. With more than 150 colour examples, John Hopkins takes you through the different styles, techniques and approaches used in the fashion industry. This second edition offers advice on selecting appropriate materials and media, with examples of their different uses and applications. You'll also learn the theory and history of fashion drawing, and the range of styles used by contemporary designers, from quick sketches to sophisticated digital drawings. In addition to new interviews with designers and illustrators, a glossary, resources directory and revised templates at the end, this edition also has end-of-chapter exercises to get you pencilling your fashion figures, painting your collections and developing that all-important portfolio right from the start.