Human Form Books
Children's Proportions for Artists
Children's Proportions for Artists
Studies are presented for figurative artists about the yearly growth and development of children of each gender from infancy to young adulthood. Illustrations are included with charts of about 130 representative measurements and proportions. 306 pages, spiral bound.
$42.00  
Figure Sculpting 2<br>Philippe Faraut
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Figure Sculpting 2
Philippe Faraut
The second volume in our figure sculpting book series has finally arrived! Thank you to everyone for your support over the past few years while we put this one together.

Philippe Faraut - Figure Sculpting Volume 2
Volume 2 of this series addresses issues that arise after the fundamental skills of modeling anatomy have been grasped. Written for the 3D artist, whether digital or traditional, techniques for applying gesture and drapery to enhance and bring life to sculptures of the human form are discussed referencing more than 100 of Philippe Faraut's sculptures. In addition, step-by-step demonstrations including topics such as modeling stylized body types and multi-figure sculptures are shown through the use of over 600 photographs.

Further Features include:
  • The illusion of translucent fabric.
  • Examples of the anatomy of folds.
  • Exercises for modeling clothing & leather.
  • Methods for creating armatures.
  • Techniques to improve speed.
  • Hollowing techniques for complex figures.
$54.95  
Figure Sculpting<br>Volume 1:<br>Planes & Construction Techniques in Clay
Figure Sculpting
Volume 1:
Planes & Construction Techniques in Clay
In their third book on modeling techniques in clay Philippe and Charisse Faraut present a comprehensive approach to the complex subject of the human figure. Over 700 photos and illustrations are used to demonstrate series of exercises for the head, torso, arms, hands, legs, feet and full figure that promote rapid progress while learning the anatomy specifically relevant to the 3D artist. The traditional clay sculptor, as well as the digital sculptor, will find information on structure, planes, balance and the subtle details that are required in order to master this art.

Further Features include:
  • Small to life-size sculpture studies
  • Step-by-step demonstrations
  • Rhythm lines and S curves
  • Illustrations for bones and muscles
  • Numerous examples of hands and feet
  • Firing and finishing techniques
$54.95  
Figure Sculpture in Wax and Plaster
Figure Sculpture in Wax and Plaster
Step-by-step guide to materials and tools, modeling in wax and plaster, hollow wax modeling, plaster molds, and much more. Written by Richard McDermott Miller. 175 pages.
$15.95  
Glenna Goodacre Sculpture
Glenna Goodacre Sculpture
In her own words, sculptor Glenna Goodacre describes the inspiration for, and creation of, her unforgettable bronze sculptures. This book is a wonderful photographic survey of the artist's engaging sculptures, along with snapshots and anecdotes, and covers the wide scope of her long and colorful career. 239 pages. Written and signed by Glenna Goodacre. Limited number of signed books.
$85.00  
Human Anatomy for Artists
Human Anatomy for Artists
In the most up-to-date and fully illustrated guide available, Goldfinger presents a single, all inclusive reference to human form capturing everything artists need in one convenient volume. Written by Eliot Goldfinger. 348 pages
$72.00  
Human Proportions For Artists
Human Proportions For Artists
This book will be of particular interest to art students and serious amateurs. It discusses human proportions and includes profuse illustrations and tables of about 120 representative human measurements of both male and female figures in both inch and metric dimensions. By Avard T. Fairbanks & Eugene F. Fairbanks, 157 Illustrations, 226 pages.
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Mastering Portraiture
Mastering Portraiture
In this follow-up book to Portrait Sculpting: Anatomy & Expressions in Clay, Philippe Faraut expands on modeling the human face in water-based clay featuring more than 100 new busts. Designed for the advanced artist, this text utilizes nearly 600 photographs including 64 full-page images to analyze the requirements for capturing a likeness. By Philippe & Charissse Faraut, 230 pg
$54.95  
Modeling and Sculpting the Human Figure
Modeling and Sculpting the Human Figure
This is ideal for a standard reference for both students and teachers of fine sculpture for almost two generations. Lanteri goes beyond typical systematic instruction for recreating anatomical form. This book essentially encompasses a four year course in fine sculpture. Written by Edouard Lanteri, 159 pages.
$16.95  
Portrait Sculpting
Portrait Sculpting
550+ photos of 65 different sculptures are used to show a series of exercises organized in a progressive manner. For art students; painters, illustrators, forensic artists and sculptors interested in accurately depicting the human face. By Philippe & Charissse Faraut, 224 pg
$54.95