Free Book Online
Book How to Paint with Oils & Acrylics: Mastering the Use of Oil and Acrylic Paints with Step-by-step Techniqhes and Projects, in 200 Photographs

Pdf

How to Paint with Oils & Acrylics: Mastering the Use of Oil and Acrylic Paints with Step-by-step Techniqhes and Projects, in 200 Photographs

2.4 (3839)

Log in to rate this item

    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | How to Paint with Oils & Acrylics: Mastering the Use of Oil and Acrylic Paints with Step-by-step Techniqhes and Projects, in 200 Photographs.pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Hazel Harrison(Author)

    Book details


Mastering the use of oil and acrylic paints with step-by-step techniques and projects, in 200 photographs. You can learn how to work with oils and acrylics with this simple step-by-step course in techniques and stylistic approaches. From getting started to achieving excellence - perfect for the beginner, as well as providing inspiration for more advanced artists. It is packed with useful advice on how to treat the classical subjects: still life, landscape, figures and portraits. More than 200 step-by-step photographs show clearly how different techniques are carried out, making it easy to achieve success. 18 inspirational and practical projects allow you to put your skills to use. Guidance to help you express your creative potential. The versatility of oils and acrylics guarantees their place as the most popular painting medium today. This book explores these media in a clear, detailed manner suitable for beginners, as well as providing ideas for artists at all stages of their craft. It forms a concise guide to all the materials, techniques and methods, and also contains a selection of projects to follow. The book covers the essentials: basic setting up and preparation, mixing the paints, and general techniques such as brushwork, knife painting, underpainting and glazing. Some specialized methods are also included, for more sophisticated effects. Throughout, lively works by contemporary artists illustrate the skills in action, and special 'focus' features cover popular subjects. The easy-to-use format makes this a handy book for any painter.

Hazel Harrison is a highly experienced and respected figure in the world of practical art publishing. She is an artist who has written many books. Hazel studied at the Guildford School of Art and the Royal Academy School of Painting in London, and now divides her time between writing and painting.

3.5 (8478)
  • Pdf

*An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.

Formats for this Ebook

PDF
Required Software Any PDF Reader, Apple Preview
Supported Devices Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch.
# of Devices Unlimited
Flowing Text / Pages Pages
Printable? Yes

Book details

  • PDF | 64 pages
  • Hazel Harrison(Author)
  • Lorenz Books (14 Oct. 2013)
  • English
  • 8
  • Art, Architecture & Photography

Read online or download a free book: How to Paint with Oils & Acrylics: Mastering the Use of Oil and Acrylic Paints with Step-by-step Techniqhes and Projects, in 200 Photographs

 

Review Text

  • By Guest on 8 March 2017

    good

  • By John Mackenzie on 2 August 2014

    Not great but a few tips were useful.

  • By Guest on 21 July 2016

    Good book

  • By ken parker on 17 January 2017

    It helped me a lot as a beginner


  • Name:
    Email*:
    The message text*: