This is not an instruction book, and yet it will teach you everything. It’s a reproduction of a sketchbook, with faces and figures crowding every page and a few scribbled notes that mostly relate to location or character.
It’s fair to say that, in the hands of anyone else, this would be dull and useless. Without explanation, sketches usually have no meaning. Here, though, there’s every aspect of city life. People look out at you, nap, watch what’s going on, get absorbed in what they’re doing. They’re busy, relaxed, still, moving, full-face, profile, bare-headed, have elaborate coverings.
This isn’t a book about how to sketch, it’s a book about how to see and it tells you wordlessly everything you need to know.
Delivery & support
SAA members in the UK benefit from FREE delivery on all orders, regardless of size or order value – this includes the Highlands, all offshore islands and Northern Ireland. We aim to despatch all orders the same working day if they are placed before 2pm, so your painting purchases will be on their way to you as soon as possible.
We want all our members to share the same great benefits – although acknowledge that delivery times to some outlying areas may occasionally take a little longer.
See here for information about international postage rates.
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