9 Heads: A Guide to Drawing Fashion by Nancy Riegelman (Paperback)


  • By Nancy Riegelman 
  • Paperback: 576 pages
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson; Fourth edition edition (1 October 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0970246358
  • ISBN-13: 9780970246356
  • Product Dimensions: 23.2 x 3.9 x 33 cm

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This new edition of 9 heads has been completely revised to bring all the fashion garments and details up-to- date. Numerous new drawings of street wear, active wear, bridal wear, swim wear and lingerie have been added. Breakdown drawings are shown for an even wider selection of garments and new croquis are included in a variety of poses reflecting contemporary attitudes and stances. New dedicated chapters cover the topics of composition – how best to group together figures when illustrating a line of garments; concept drawings – developing the skills necessary to make quick studies or to jot down ideas when creating a new clothing line and using Photoshop – a review of how Photoshop can be used to enhance and extend the drawing techniques The book teaches.

About the Author

The author, Nancy Riegelman, teaches fashion drawing, design and styling at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles and Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California . She gives lectures and workshops on those topics in many countries around the world.