How to Paint Fast, Loose and Bold: Simple Techniques for Expressive Painting

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North Light Books #ad - In this book, artist and workshop teacher Patti Mollica walks you through surprisingly simple and efficient strategies for achieving that kind of powerful composition, whatever your subject. Patti mollica's mindful approach will lead you to better, bolder results, as well as greater confidence and joy in the process.

Bold exciting powerful a new level of artistic expression! Every artist strives to achieve the kind of painting that commands attention from across the room and delights the eye up close. Complete with timed exercises and start-to-finish painting demonstrations, this book is for any artist who feels overwhelmed by where to start or daunted by the urge to paint everything in sight.

How to Paint Fast, Loose and Bold: Simple Techniques for Expressive Painting #ad - So load your palette with ample paint, paint loose, grab some fat brushes and get ready to paint fast, paint bold. Start with a strong, simple value statementGet expressive with colorBe brave with your brushwork5 technique exercises5 start-to-finish painting demonstrationsPaint fearlessly! .

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Color Theory: An essential guide to color-from basic principles to practical applications Artist's Library

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Walter Foster Publishing #ad - Harness the power of color in your painting with Color Theory! Color Theory Paperback. You'll find within:discussions and illustrations of the complexities of color and how to use it as a tool for communicationTips for creating vibrant mixes, followed by a presentation of color basics: the color wheel; hue, lively blacks, realistic greens, saturation, and flesh tonesAn inspiring collection of fresh and contemporary artworkColor Theory begins with an overview of color in the history of art and the science behind color, and value; color and value; color temperature; color relativity; and color schemes.

With these essentials covered, move on to integrate color with your compositions and painting style as a means of expression. From pigment characteristics and color mixing to color psychology, you'll find all the information you need to make dynamic, harmonious, and meaningful color choices in your own works of art.

Color Theory: An essential guide to color-from basic principles to practical applications Artist's Library #ad - With a fresh, contemporary take on the subject of color, this essential guide features step-by-step projects and practical tips and techniques to put color knowledge to effective use. In this essential guide, accomplished artist Patti Mollica walks you through the most important aspects of color theory as they relate to oil and acrylic painting.

Regardless of your medium, a solid understanding of color and its applications is essential. Everything you need to know about pigments and paints is detailed next.

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Daily Painting: Paint Small and Often To Become a More Creative, Productive, and Successful Artist

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Watson-Guptill #ad - Soon you’ll find that your block dissolves and you’re painting work you love—and more of it than you ever thought possible! With her encouraging tone and useful exercises, Marine teaches you to: -Master composition and value -Become confident in any medium including oil painting, watercolors, acrylic painting, post, and other media -Choose subjects wisely -Stay fresh and loose -Photograph, and sell your art online -Become connected to the growing movement of daily painters around the world Color Theory Paperback.

Daily Painting: Paint Small and Often To Become a More Creative, Productive, and Successful Artist #ad - Watson-Guptill. A unique system for jump-starting artistic creativity, and increasing sales for artists of all levels, encouraging experimentation and growth, from novices to professionals. Have you landed in a frustrating rut? are you having trouble selling paintings in galleries, getting bogged down by projects you can’t seem to finish or abandon, or finding excuses to avoid working in the studio? Author Carol Marine knows exactly how you feel—she herself suffered from painter’s block, until she discovered “daily painting.

The idea is simple: do art usually small often how often is up to you, and if you’d like, post and sell it online.

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Getting Started: Master the basic theories and techniques of painting in acrylic Acrylic Made Easy

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Walter Foster Publishing #ad - Color Theory Paperback. Watson-Guptill. Beginning with an overview on a variety of tools and materials, paints, artists will learn how to select the right brushes, paper, palettes, and surfaces for their work. Through a collection of approachable step-by-step projects artists will be able to put their newfound acrylic skills to use, starting with initial sketches and culminating in final works of art.

Acrylic made easy is a new dynamic technique and project-driven series devoted to introducing beginning and intermediate artists to the fun and engaging world of acrylic painting. With inspiration, instruction, and professional tips and tricks on virtually every page, this full-color book is the perfect resource for acrylic artists.

Getting Started: Master the basic theories and techniques of painting in acrylic Acrylic Made Easy #ad - Subject matter ranges from landscapes, to still life, to portraits, and more. Expert artist patti mollica provides tips and techniques for creating an array of textures, building up layers, and adding details. Covering a wide range of content, and techniques, subject matter, for beginning and intermediate artists alike will find Getting Started a valuable resource for their art library.

Additionally, such as creating washes, drybrushing, scumbling, stippling, fine artists will learn a range of basic painting techniques, and more. Getting started also provides artists with an overview of basic color theory and how to mix colors effectively, plan a composition, and achieve proper perspective.

Used book in Good Condition. With a fresh and simple approach, Getting Started, this debut title, teaches artists everything they need to know about working with acrylic paint.

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Learn to Paint in Acrylics with 50 Small Paintings: Pick up the skills * Put on the paint * Hang up your art

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Quarry Books #ad - If you are coming to acrylics for the first time, or keen to improve your skills and sometimes daunted by the thought of filling a large empty canvas or blank piece of board, this is your ideal guide. Watson-Guptill. So by the time you have worked right through to the end, paper, you will have an amazing collection of 50 mini paintings—on board, or canvas—that will be a testament to your skill and creativity.

As you progress through the sections of the book, the author demonstrates each technique with the creation of a mini painting, measuring 5-inches squared. Learn all you need to know about acrylic painting as you create 50 stunning mini paintings. Used book in Good Condition. The subject matter for these squares varies from abstracts and simple color-mixing exercises, through to figurative subjects: a flower, a sunset, a busy street scene—and many more.

Learn to Paint in Acrylics with 50 Small Paintings: Pick up the skills * Put on the paint * Hang up your art #ad - . These can be mounted, exhibited, or simply collected in a portfolio, or given away as gifts for friends to cherish. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art. This unique book is a complete course in acrylic painting, built up from key techniques.

Instead, it will free you from creative hang-ups and replace them with an addictive desire to create that next 5-inch square! Color Theory Paperback. Following an overview of painting fundamentals, illustrated step-by-step instructions accompanied by lessons on specific techniques lead your way.

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Modern Acrylics: Innovative mediums, tools, and techniques for today's artist Artist's Studio

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Walter Foster Publishing #ad - Modern Acrylics: Innovative mediums, tools, and techniques for today's artist Artist's Studio #ad - Color Theory Paperback. This book offers all the information a contemporary artist needs to be on the cutting edge of this versatile medium. Used book in Good Condition. An extensive array of acrylic mediums is available, allowing artists to lengthen the drying time of the paint, completely alter the paint's consistency, add an iridescent sheen, and much more.

Watson-Guptill. Over the past decade, manufacturers have made drastic improvements to acrylic paint that make it wonderfully appealing to the fine artist. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art.

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Compendium of Acrylic Painting Techniques

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Search Press 9781782210450 #ad - A unique section on how to develop your art and take it to a wider public is full of professional secrets which can bring you success much more quickly. There is something for everyone; you can Select Your Favorite Christmas Style Or Mix And Match Throughout Your Home. Learn how to choose and mix colors, and create a multitude of effects using only one set of tubes.

Watson-Guptill. Aimed at all painters, this book is packed with expert advice on all aspects of acrylic painting: what to do, from beginners to the more experienced, and what not to do. Beginners can follow processes stage-by-stage, while more experienced artists can dip in and out for help with specific problems.

Compendium of Acrylic Painting Techniques #ad - Try it and fix it panels placed throughout the book suggest ways of practicing and developing new skills, and avoiding or correcting common painting errors. Color Theory Paperback. Discover how to make your own equipment, set up a "studio" space, and use household materials to save money. Search press-Half Yard Christmas.

. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art. This book features six themed Chapters- Rustic Traditional Contemporary Monochrome Scandinavian And Kids. Used book in Good Condition.

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Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice

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Watson-Guptill #ad - In landscape painting, mitchell albala shares his concepts and practices for translating nature's grandeur, complexity, and color dynamics into convincing representations of space and light. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art. Color Theory Paperback.

2009, first edition. 200 full-color and 30 b&w photographs. Because nature is so expansive and complex, so varied in its range of light, landscape painters often have to look further and more deeply to find form and structure, value patterns, and an organized arrangement of shapes. Used book in Good Condition.

There is something for everyone; you can Select Your Favorite Christmas Style Or Mix And Match Throughout Your Home. Based on albala's 25 years of experience and the proven methods taught at his successful plein air workshops, this in-depth guide to all aspects of landscape painting is a must-have for anyone getting started in the genre, as well as more experienced practitioners who want to hone their skills or learn new perspectives.

Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice #ad - Watson-Guptill. Albala shows you the essential cues to look for and how to find the most promising subject from a world of possibilities. The lessons in landscape painting—based on observation rather than imitation and applicable to both plein air and studio practice—are accompanied by painting examples, photographs, demonstrations, and diagrams.

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Special Subjects: Basic Color Theory: An introduction to color for beginning artists How to Draw & Paint

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Walter Foster Publishing #ad - Also included are step-by-step tutorials, as well as techniques for basic color mixing in different mediums. Basic color theory allows artists to widen the scope of their abilities, basic color mixing techniques, demonstrating how to create color and value charts, and a comprehensive approach to understanding color relationships.

192 pages. Color Theory Paperback. This book features six themed Chapters- Rustic Traditional Contemporary Monochrome Scandinavian And Kids. Watson-Guptill. Search press-Half Yard Christmas. Hardcover. There is something for everyone; you can Select Your Favorite Christmas Style Or Mix And Match Throughout Your Home.

Special Subjects: Basic Color Theory: An introduction to color for beginning artists How to Draw & Paint #ad - 200 full-color and 30 b&w photographs. Used book in Good Condition. Understanding how to effectively use color is the first step to becoming a well-rounded artist. Special subjects: Basic Color theory is your guide. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art.

2009, first edition. Each concept is clearly explained in easy-to-comprehend language so beginning artists can put their newfound knowledge to immediate use.

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Learn to Paint People Quickly Learn Quickly

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Batsford #ad - 192 pages. Batsford. Search press-Half Yard Christmas. Used book in Good Condition. Hardcover. Watson-Guptill. In just a few hours! for many of us, learning to paint is a lifelong aspiration—and popular artist and writer Hazel Soan distills the information that matters most into this essential guide. This book features six themed Chapters- Rustic Traditional Contemporary Monochrome Scandinavian And Kids.

. Best of all, even beginners can master her techniques—which include proportion and perspective and using different media—quickly. 200 full-color and 30 b&w photographs. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art. Color Theory Paperback. There is something for everyone; you can Select Your Favorite Christmas Style Or Mix And Match Throughout Your Home.

Learn to Paint People Quickly Learn Quickly #ad - From intimate portraits to bustling crowds, this practical guide by bestselling artist Hazel Soan teaches budding painters how to paint people. Soan’s simple exercises and step-by-step demonstrations explain how to depict people in a variety of poses and settings, and place them into a variety of scenes, insert them into already-existing paintings, from city streets to idyllic beaches.

2009, first edition.

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Contemporary Landscapes in Mixed Media

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Batsford #ad - Batsford. 192 pages. Search press-Half Yard Christmas. French explains how to create lively compositions, depict architectural features within the landscape, in some instances, and even, create a narrative. Color Theory Paperback. Used book in Good Condition. There is something for everyone; you can Select Your Favorite Christmas Style Or Mix And Match Throughout Your Home.

200 full-color and 30 b&w photographs. Make your landscape paintings more adventurous with these mixed-media techniques! Popular artist and teacher Soraya French encourages her students to broaden their horizons, and here she gives painters the tools they need to experiment with exciting combinations of acrylics, pastels, and collage.

Contemporary Landscapes in Mixed Media #ad - Hardcover. This book features six themed Chapters- Rustic Traditional Contemporary Monochrome Scandinavian And Kids. 2009, first edition. Watson-Guptill. Learn to paint in acrylics with 50 small Paintings Pick Up the Skills Put on the Paint Hang Up Your Art. The book is divided into the four seasons, patterns, and the particular colors, shapes, and textures associated with each one; it also explores interesting ways of painting flowers and other details of nature.

Handy tips, simple projects, and step-by-step demonstrations help artists hone their skills.

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