This hardcover book with internal wire binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size to keep handy and reference often. The stylish design of this book make the learning process simple and fun for beginners and provides useful tips for more advanced readers. The Sketching and Drawing Bible is a complete guide to drawing media, from pencils and charcoal to pastels and colored inks. Learn how to achieve exciting and unusual effects by combining two or more drawing media. Over 100 step-by-step demonstrations show ways of tackling tricky subjects. Includes tips on how to professionally present your work and get it into the marketplace. More advanced techniques like scratching, and wet-brush pastel will intrigue new and advanced artists.