Artists love this book, the definitive guide to capturing facial expressions. In a carefully organized, easy-to-use format, author Gary Faigin shows. The Artist’s Complete Guide to Facial Expression has ratings and 18 reviews. Parka said: (More pictures at )This book should be. The Artist’s Complete Guide To Facial Expression by Gary Faigin, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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There was no way to distinguish values or even get a good idea of what the illustrator was trying to express in the drawings. Each expression is depicted in steadily increasing intensity. Terrible Print quality makes illustrations useless! Faigin is an extremely talented sketch artist and his drawings will teach you a lot, but the accompanying text is really what makes this book work.

I can’t explain enough how much this book has helped me. Return to Book Page. This is an art instruction book yet the art was so poorly represented that it looked like the book was a photocopy of a photocopy. This book upped my game by providing detailed knowledge on exactly how expression is formed and why, allowing me to use these tools to create more subtle and nuanced visual notes.

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Want to show the range of human emotion in your artwork? By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. I bought the book because I like to draw people and wanted to improve myself and this book helped actually a lot.


Aug 13, Serge Pierro rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book will help anyone who’s interested in drawing more realistic or expressive faces, from beginner to advanced.

From the Trade Paperback edition. It would never do to draw a fake smile by mistake when the artist wants a real smile. Drawing the Head and Figure: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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Part 2 Muscles of expression: Other than the drawings created by the author Gary Faigin himself, there are also tons of examples included from other media faifin posters, cartoons, etc. It clearly illustrates and explains the details necessary to convincingly pull off the expressions. Artists and students of nonverbal communication. But it’s such a rich store of information that you’ll learn plenty without them. Rastreie seus pedidos recentes. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

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I would love an expansion on the information and pictures in that section, particularly for the more subtle expressions like anxiety, worry or concern. Is this feature helpful? It centres on the muscles of expression and their effects as a basis for understanding and analyzing those expressions they see on models and in photographs.

This is the best facial reference for the sculptor that I have ever found. No trivia or quizzes yet.


expgession Every little nuance or muscle twitch on the face is analysed and explained. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. My only quibble with it is that the green overlaid color is on some pages slightly out of alignment in my copy. Elise Snelgrove rated it did not like it Nov 22, Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. This is addressed in the book, but with less detail than other sections.

Add both to Cart Add both to List. I used this when making some mask-type sculptures and found it helped me achieve much more powerful, authentic, and effectiv This is a great reference for anyone portraying the human face completf any medium.

An appendix includes yawning, wincing, and other physical reactions.

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The Artist’s Complete Guide to Facial Expression

Zara rated it really liked it May 13, expreasion It’s nowhere bad enough to impede usefulness or legibility, though. Visualizar ou modificar seus pedidos em sua conta. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Atia rated it liked it Apr 09, East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Want to create portraits that capture the real person?