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The Art of Caricature

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Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English


  • Pen & ink drawing,
  • Techniques - Drawing,
  • Techniques - Drawing - Portraiture,
  • Techniques - Pen & Ink Drawing,
  • Art / Drawing,
  • Art / Techniques,
  • Art : Techniques - Drawing - Portraiture,
  • Art : Techniques - Pen & Ink Drawing,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11973676M
ISBN 101434401405
ISBN 109781434401403

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  A true talent! To me, caricature is an extremely difficult balance of art, satire, exaggeration, and humor. I tip my hat to any artist that can master the art of caricature and Joe Bluhm is no exception. My only suggestion for the book is to include a photo of the subjects of his caricatures so we can compare the art with life.5/5(19).   The copy of the book scanned is missing the frontispiece illustration by Eddie Burgess, a reproduction of an air-brushed caricature of actor George Arliss. Reviewer: - favorite favorite favorite favorite - Ma Subject: Thank YouPages: “Tom Richmond is a very fine artist and his caricatures are wonderful. Anyone who enjoys the art of caricature will want to read this book and see his excellent artwork. They would be interested in how he thinks, what he looks for in the face, how he sees the people he draws, and what makes them unique.” MORT DRUCKER, MAD Magazine. In The Mad Art of Caricature, award-winning caricaturist and illustrator Tom Richmond shares his secrets to creating great caricatures, drawing on his 25 years of experience teaching caricature techniques and producing award-winning humorous illustrations and caricatures for publications, books, advertising, video games, film, television animation, and clients like MAD/5.

While attending art college, Tom got a summer job drawing caricatures at a Six Flags theme park near Chicago, Il. He discovered he had a knack for the art form, and it became a prominent part of his focus as an illustrator. In , Tom literally "wrote the book" on drawing caricatures – his tome The Mad Art of Caricature! is currently in its 6th printing. Category: Art; Page: N.A; View: ; DOWNLOAD NOW» Baudelaire's essays on caricature offered the first sustained defense of the value of caricature as a serious art, worthy of study in its own right. This book argues for the crucial importance of the essays for his conception of modernity, so fundamental to the subsequent history of modernism. 1. Learn the Basics of Drawing & Portrait Art. The word, caricature literary means “loaded portrait.” A caricature is an exaggerated or distorted portrait of a person or thing that overemphasizes a subject’s peculiarities, defects, or distinguishing features but still retains a likeness to the original. But the Art path I shall trace in this post is not from Monroe, WI, to Bethel, Conn. A few years back I published a survey article on ‘caricature and comics‘. On the one hand, caricature is a minor art form – not necessarily low but distinctly niche. Funny line drawings of celebrities.

  Since I self-published The Mad Art of Caricature! I’ve had a lot of people ask me when or if I’ll ever have a digital version that can be downloaded and read on the ubiquitous iPad or other tablet devices. I have been reluctant to do that because I didn’t want to make it so easy for the inevitable pirating of my book and its distribution for nothing via unscrupulous “sharing.   The Art Of Caricature book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5. The Art and Business of Caricature Book. 55 likes. Do you like to draw or doodle? Do you have a good sense of humor? If you answered yes to any of these questions, drawing caricatures might be for you!Followers: BernsenArt Caricature, Dallas, Texas. K likes. Dallas Caricature artist, Korean culture lover, and PROUD member of ISCA! [email protected]: K.