Acrylic Step by Step
Discover All the Basics and a Range of Special Techniques for Creating Your Own Masterpieces in Acrylic
Paperback ISBN: 1560108584
Beginners and accomplished artists alike are attracted to the beauty and versatility of acrylic painting. In this comprehensive book, you will find all the instruction and inspiration you need to master the medium or improve your painting skills. Accomplished artist Tom Swimm guides you step by step through 12 stunning acrylic projects, offering easy-to-follow instructions along with his personal artistic insights. Acrylic Painting Step by Step covers dozens of beginning and advanced acrylic techniques, from underpainting and glazing to impasto and texturizing. You will learn to paint a variety of subjects, including a lively floral, a striking still life, an eye-catching street scene, and a gorgeous seascape.
The Art of Stone Painting
30 Designs to Spark Your Creativity
Paperback ISBN: 0486808939
"Transform ordinary stones into a colorful works of art. Full-color illustrations accompany step-by-step instructions for creating 30 different themes: trees, flowers, animals, mandalas, geometric patterns, marine and holiday motifs, and more"--
Art of Watercolor
Learn Watercolor Painting Tips and Techniques That Will Help You Learn How to Paint Beautiful Watercolors
Paperback ISBN: 1560101873
This book covers all the techniques you need to know to create beautiful watercolor paintings of people, landscapes, seascapes, still lifes, children, and even animals! In The Art of Watercolor, youÆll find information on all the essential watercolor fundamentals and special techniques, as well as in-depth explanations of more advanced concepts. And as you follow and learn, youÆll find both inspiration and information inside this classic instructional guide: The step-by-step lessons are all accompanied by beautiful illustrations that lead up to the finished artwork. This attractive, full-color instructional guide is a perfect addition to any artistÆs reference library!
Art on the Rocks
More Than 35 Colorful & Contemporary Rock-painting Projects, Tips, and Techniques to Inspire Your Creativity
Paperback ISBN: 1633222160
Turn plain rocks and stones into beautiful, unique works of art! Art on the Rocks offers a colorful, modern approach to rock painting by taking artists and crafters through a dynamic exploration of numerous techniques and projects that both inspire and teach the art of creating beautiful painted stones. Following a comprehensive overview of the craft, including a review of the tools and materials, as well as how to gather and prep stones, three talented rock-painting artists demonstrate a range of contemporary techniques and 25 fun step-by-step tutorials that demonstrate how to create a variety of painted stones featuring patterns, dots, animals, mandalas, nature motifs, and more. Each project includes easy-to-follow instructions and invites creativity and originality, encouraging readers to customize the projects to their own taste. Packed with creative ideas, loads of tips, and endless inspiration, Art on the Rocks makes a wonderful addition to any artist or crafter's bookshelf.
5 Routes for Sketching Travelers / 5 rutas para dibujantes
Spanish Paperback ISBN: 8415967918
This is the first volume of the Urban Sketcher's Pad series. The book has four chapters on Barcelona followed by one on the surroundings. Each chapter has B&W sketching proposals and offers brief illustrative texts, drawings and maps of the places proposed followed by fully blank pages. The book guides unexperienced drawers and help also experienced sketchers to develop their skills further. As color spots in-between and coloring inspiration the book includes seven sketches by famous French sketcher Lapin. The book will interest sketchers or people who want to travel to Barcelona with open eyes and also document their experiences.