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Sarah Simblet

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Sarah's expertise, enthusiasm, and innovative approach to drawing give her books a vitality that appeals to a wide audience. Sarah teaches at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, University of Oxford, and at the Royal College of Art in London. She has studied and worked in Oxford, Cheltenham, Heidelberg, and Madrid, and was awarded her PhD by the University of Bristol.
Her drawings are in national and private collections, including the Royal Academy of Art in London and the Ashmolean in Oxford. Sarah is the author of the highly acclaimed Anatomy for the Artist and has had three solo shows of her large-scale work. She has given interviews on BBC Radio 4 and has acted as a consultant for Watchmaker and for Discovery Channel's Art-Science documentaries.
Her latest book, The Drawing Book (DK, 2005) reveals a unique blend of practical teaching, inspirational sketchbooks, and insights into a range of masterpieces.

Books by Sarah Simblet

Botany for the Artist

Combines practical teaching, inspirational drawings, and an in-depth look at the structure of plants

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Drawing for the Artist

This re-issue covers all the basic drawing techniques and demonstrates how to use a range of drawing materials.

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Anatomy for the Artist

Combines stunning drawings and photographs to explain human anatomy

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