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From a golden African sunset and a blanket of Midwestern clouds to a pastoral Italian countryside and an Australian surf break, The Art of Painting Landscapes, Seascapes, and Skyscapes in Oil & Acrylic features an array of easy-to-follow step-by-step painting lessons gathered from some of Walter Foster’s bestselling titles. Six accomplished artists provide comprehensive instruction for capturing mood, time of day, and a variety of outdoor scenes, while valuable tips and techniques demonstrate just how fun working in oil and acrylic can be!

Synopsis:

This inspiring book combines projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint titles into one comprehensive guide to creating an array of outdoor scenes in a variety of painting styles. This beautiful, full-color reference book delves into essential information about acrylic and oil painting tools and techniques, and it contains a wide variety of step-by-step painting lessons, featuring a range of landscapes, seascapes, and skyscapes.

About the Author

Martin Clarke (Mandurah, Western Austraila) spends most of his time surfing, swimming, and soaking up his muse: the ocean.

 

Anita Hampton's (Arizona) work is featured in exhibitions across the U.S. and Europe. She teaches workshops at the Scottsdale Art School in Arizona.

 

Michael Obermeyer's (Laguna Beach, CA) paintings are on display at the Smithsonian Institute, U.S. Air Force Historical Art Collection, and the Pentagon.

 

Kevin Short (Capistrano Beach, CA) studied painting at the University of New Mexico and Pepperdine University at Malibu.

 

Alan Sonneman's (Palo Alto, CA) murals are featured at the Riverside Hall of Justice in Riverside, California, and the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California.

 

Tom Swimm's (San Clemente, CA) work has been displayed in several California galleries, at ArtExpo New York, and at the APPAF Exhibition in Paris, France.

 

 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Tools & Materials

Oil & Acrylic Techniques

Color Theory

Chapter 2: Landscapes with Anita Hampton, Michael Obermeyer, Kevin Short, and Tom Swimm

Painting a Panorama

Determining a Format

Painting Still Water

Introducing Perspective

Depicting Depth

Creating Drama with Light & Shadow

Land and Sea

Chapter 3: Clouds & Skyscapes with Alan Sonneman

Clouds

Techniques & Palette

Field Observation

Clouds in Motion

Illuminated Clouds

Midst the Storm

Dutch Sky

Twilight in the Wilderness

Clouds at Sunset

Chapter 4: Sunsets with Tom Swimm

Basic Techniques

Sunset Techniques

California Coast

African River

Moody Pier

New Mexico Mountain Sunset

Cloudy Beach

African Grassland

Chapter 5: Oceans & Seascapes with Martin Clarke

Tips

Techniques

Ellenbrook Shore

Eruption

Island Shore

Foaming Waters

An Unridden Wave

The Reef

About the Artists

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600583018
Author:
Clarke, Martin
Publisher:
Walter Foster Publishing
Author:
Obermeyer, Michael
Author:
Hampton, Anita
Author:
Swimm, Tom
Author:
Sonneman, Alan
Author:
Short, Kevin
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Art-Painting General
Subject:
Martin Clarke
Subject:
Anita Hampton
Subject:
Michael Obermeyer
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Collector's Series
Publication Date:
20120731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
150
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in

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This inspiring book combines projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint titles into one comprehensive guide to creating an array of outdoor scenes in a variety of painting styles. This beautiful, full-color reference book delves into essential information about acrylic and oil painting tools and techniques, and it contains a wide variety of step-by-step painting lessons, featuring a range of landscapes, seascapes, and skyscapes.

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