A Practical Artist's Handbook
A How-to Manual and Inspirational Guide in One Volume, With Over 30 Projects and 475 Step-by-step PhotographsBook - 2014
PAINTING & ART MANUALS. Discover your hidden artistic talents with this practical course on drawing and painting. The book features original projects aimed at the beginner, with expert guidance on techniques and materials. It begins by showing how to use soft pencils, Conte crayons, charcoal and graphite sticks. There then follows a guide to waterpaints, showing how to capture a variety of subjects, from a peaceful beach scene to crashing waves. Finally, a section on oil painting explains how to create an infinite range of textures and effects. With helpful hints and gorgeous photographs on every page, this beautiful handbook is indispensable to budding artists.
Publisher: London :, Hermes House,, 
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: 751.4 Gair 2014
Characteristics: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Artist's handbook