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An Introduction to Oil Painting (DK Art School)

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Publisher Comments:

Whether you've taken art classes or never held a brush before, An Introduction to Oil Painting will show you everything you need to know about working in this challenging — but rewarding — medium. Easy-to-follow projects, shown as they were created, teach the essentials while inspiring the student to tackle increasingly complex techniques. Each volume of The DK Art School series focuses on a specific art medium and subject, so you can choose precisely what you want to learn. When complete, the series will offer the widest choice of specific subjects — from acrylic figure to oil portrait, and from pastel still life to watercolor landscape. Build your own private Art School in your home library.

Synopsis:

Most art instruction books are much too general for the beginner. But every volume of The DK Art School gives the reader the precise information needed to create a delightful work of art.

About the Author

Internationally noted artist Ray Smith has exhibited in solo and group shows around the world. A lecturer at the Chelsea School of Art and at Exeter Art College, he was recently Artist-in-Residence at the University of Southampton in the UK. Smith has received many distinguished awards for his work, including an Arts Council Award, a Lindbury Trust artist's award, and the Deutscher Jugendbuch Preis. He has written several titles in The DK Art School series, and is the author of The Artist's Handbook and How to Draw and Paint What You See.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789432896
Other:
Smith, Ray
Author:
Dorling Kindersley Publishing
Author:
Smith, Ray Campbell
Publisher:
DK ADULT
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Oil Painting
Subject:
Painting -- Technique.
Subject:
Art, Architecture & Photography
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Techniques - Oil Painting
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st
Edition Description:
American
Series:
DK Art School
Publication Date:
19980315
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
10.86x8.49x.24 in. .60 lbs.

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