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Pen and ink is a medium with a long history, but despite some modern revival in interest (as evidenced by the current internet-wide exercise of. Guptill, Arthur L. (Arthur Leighton), Drawing with pen and ink, and a word concerning the brush, (New York, The Pencil Points Press, inc., ).

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Rendering in Pen and Ink: Guptill’s classic Rendering in Pen and Ink has gkptill been regarded as the most comprehensive book ever published on the subject of ink drawing. This is a book designed to delight and instruct anyone who draws with pen and ink, from the professional artist to the amateur and hobbyist.

It is of particular tuptill to architects, interior designers, landscape archite Arthur L. It is of particular interest to architects, interior designers, landscape architects, industrial designers, illustrators, and renderers. Contents include a review of materials and tools of rendering; handling the pen and building tones; value studies; kinds of outline and their uses; drawing objects in light arghur shade; handling groups of objects; basic znd of composition; using photographs, study of the work of well-known artists; on-the-spot sketching; representing trees and other landscape features; drawing architectural details; methods of architectural rendering; examination of outstanding examples of architectural rendering; solving perspective and other rendering problems; handling interiors and their accessories; and finally, special methods of working with pen including its use in combination with other media.

Price, Arthug Lockwood, Ernest C. Best of all, Arthur Guptill enriches the text with drawings of his own. Paperbackpages. Published August 1st by Watson-Guptill first published September 1st To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Rendering in Pen and Inkplease sign up. Be the first to ask a question about Rendering in Pen and Ink.

Lists with This Book. Easily the best book on Pen and Ink techniques. Very thorough in its approach to both guptilk and examples. All the illustrations are wonderfully rendered. Aug 07, Parka rated it it was amazing Shelves: More pictures at parkablogs. It was published in and has been reprinted since.


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It’s filled with easy-to-follow lessons that teaches how effects and textures can be created. There are lots of techniques to learn. The pen used back then and featured guptilll this book is the quill pen. Ballpoint pen users might not be able to replicate the quill pen effects, specifically the drawing of thin and thick lines by applying differen More pictures at parkablogs.

Ballpoint pen users might not be able to replicate the quill pen effects, specifically the drawing of thin and thick lines by applying different pressure.

Other than that, the techniques can be used with other pens. There are lessons on tone building, working with light and shadow, sketching outdoors, drawing from photographs, composition and more. The examples included are mainly on still life, architecture and landscapes. They are beautiful and inspiring, from notable artists, and all come with commentary and analysis.

Some of the work are really exquisite. This book is recommended to anyone who loves this medium. Good for all skill levels.

Yes, the text itself is quite old – but don’t write off this book. Various nibs are discussed as well as ink to use and other tools. You also get basic exercises on making lines and patterns. The book goes into detail to explain ways of rendering objects, arranging your compositions, light and shadow, and all the intermediate techniques that you need to render with a pen.

The only problem with this book is the various pen nibs mentioned. The book recommends Gillott nibs like the, and If you live in the USA, Gillott pens are next to impossible to get; you’ll mainly find Speedball and Hunt nibs in art supply stores. Feb 19, EKS rated it buptill was amazing. Heavy emphasis on architectural subjects. An excellent go-to reference for solving rendering problems when doing work in pen and ink. Aug 16, Patrick McEvoy rated it anr was amazing.

It’s comprehensive, easy-to-read, and filled with instructive and arthuf examples.

I’ve been a professional artist for many years, and tutored a number of artists along the way, so I’ve read a LOT of books on art techniques. I believe that if you ever had to choose just ONE book on the subject of ink rendering, it would be this one. Arthur Guptill’s books on pencil, color, and oil painting are all exceptional as well.

You can never go wrong with this author! Oct 05, Meredith rated it really liked it. Some of the old art instruction books are still the best reference. Jan 11, Gillian rated it it was amazing.


Possibly the best book for learning to use pen and ink. Despite being first published init is thorough, detailed, shows you how to execute various pen and ink techniques and gives many examples from other pen and ink artists’ work.

Dec 01, Sherry sethurner rated it really liked it Shelves: This one looks like a great overview of materials and techniques for doing pen and ink drawings, or architectural drawings. I had to take it back before I finished reading the whole book, but my library has it, so it will be there as a guptll reference. Mar 20, Nina rated it it was amazing. Very good collection of reference material for the hatching, great samples from various masters, some solid instructions on composition and techniques.

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Rendering in Pen and Ink

One of the best books ever written on the subject. Jun 29, Sharlita Green rated it it was amazing.

The best book on “teaching to sketch” I’ve ever read. Must read for architects.

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