Author(s): Jake Spicer
Life Drawing in 15 Minutes is the latest addition to the best-selling Draw in 15 Minutes series. Following the success of Draw Faces and Draw People, artist and drawing expert Jake Spicer introduces you to the most important skill in the artist's repertoire: life drawing. From understanding relationships and proportions and considering basic anatomy, to learning about mark-making and tonal values, Jake takes you through the process of drawing the most rewarding of subjects: life class remains a key component of nearly every art degree in the UK With step-by-steps and techniques derived from his proven life-class methods, Jake gives you the skills to create beautiful life drawings quickly, successfully and, ultimately, in only 15 minutes.
Jake Spicer is a figurative draughtsman and painter who lives and works in the UK, where he is the head tutor of Draw Brighton and a co-director of the Drawing Circus. Jake has exhibited his work widely across the UK and teaches drawing at the Camden Arts Centre, National Portrait Gallery and Brighton University. He has written several books for artists including Draw Faces in 15 Minutes, Draw Cats in 15 Minutes and Draw People in 15 Minutes, all for Ilex Press.