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Ideal for beginning and intermediate artists seeking to develop or polish their acrylic painting skills, The Art of Painting in Acrylic features a range of techniques and valuable instruction for working with this classic medium. This comprehensive guide offers a fresh, modern approach to painting in acrylic. Beginning with detailed information for using acrylic tools and materials, The Art of Painting in Acrylic introduces artists to the basics, including paints and brushes, supports, mediums, and other essential information for working with this fast-drying paint. In addition to learning about basic color theory, painting techniques, and how to work with acrylic paint and textures, aspiring artists will enjoy putting their painting skills to use by practicing the step-by-step demonstrations designed to instruct and entertain. Professional acrylic painters provide easy-to-follow, comprehensive instruction and inspiration, enabling readers to learn techniques for mastering this lightweight, versatile, and easy-to-use medium. In-depth lessons cover a variety of subject matter ranging from still lifes and portraits to landscapes and animals. Along the way, aspiring artists will discover helpful tips and tricks for rendering a variety of textures, setting up compelling compositions, achieving accurate proportions, and more. With its breadth of content and detail, The Art of Painting in Acrylic is a must-have resource for any artist's reference library. Includes: Color Theory, Basic Drawing, Painting Techniques, Still Lifes and Flowers, Landscapes, Seascapes, Portraits, and Animals/Pet Portraits.

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The Art of Painting in Acrylic is ideal for artists seeking to develop their acrylic painting skills. The book features a range of techniques and valuable step-by-step instruction for working with this classic medium.

About the Author

More than 85 years ago, Walter Foster—a well-known artist, instructor, and collector—began producing art instruction books from his home in Laguna Beach, CA.   He originally wrote, illustrated, printed, bound, packaged, shipped, and distributed them himself. Although Walter passed away in 1981 at the age of 90, his legacy continues in a growing product line. Walter Foster Publishing now provides how-to books and kits to millions of enthusiastic artists worldwide who enjoy the rewards of learning how to draw and paint. People who have never before picked up a paintbrush or drawing pencil have discovered their artistic talents through his easy-to-follow instruction books.

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ISBN:
9781600583827
Subtitle:
Master techniques for painting stunning works of art in acrylic-step by step
Author:
Walter Foster Publishing
Author:
Walter Foster Creative Team
Author:
Hallinan, Michael
Author:
Alicia Vannoy Call
Author:
Harmon, Varvara
Author:
McGuire, Darice Machel
Author:
Yurgensen, Linda
Author:
Vannoy Call, Alicia
Author:
Watts, Toni
Publisher:
Walter Foster Publishing
Subject:
Acrylic painting
Subject:
Acrylic paint
Subject:
Painting techniques
Subject:
Art -- Instruction.
Subject:
Art - Painting
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Collector's Series
Publication Date:
20140801
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
175
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
11.67 x 8.75 in

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