Synopses & Reviews
'This inspiring instructional book combines projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint and Artist’s Library series titles into one handy volume. The Art of Acrylic Painting is a comprehensive collection that features the work of many accomplished artists, so you will be exposed to a variety of styles and learn a number of ways to approach this versatile medium. This beautiful, full-color reference book delves into essential information about acrylic tools and techniques, and it contains a wide variety of step-by-step painting lessons, featuring a range of subjects—from stunning still lifes and charming street scenes to engaging animal portraits and everything in between. Inside, you’ll find all the information and inspiration you need to begin creating your own original paintings in acrylic!
The Art of Basic Drawing offers fundamental information on a selection of drawing tools--from pencil and charcoal to pen and ink. And the dynamic step-by-step lessons inside cover a range of subjects, including still lifes, animals, landscapes, and people. The Art of Acrylic Painting includes information on all the tools and techniques a beginner needs for a thorough introduction to the medium. This compilation also promotes the mastery of painting in acrylic through stunning step-by-step lessons that demonstrate a variety of artistic styles.
About the Author
Founded in 1922 by artist Walter T. Foster, Walter Foster Publishing, a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA and a subsidiary of the London-based Quarto Group, Inc., is the world's leading publisher of instructional art books and kits for adults and children. Walter Foster's diverse selection of drawing, painting, doodling and mixed media art books and kits have created a foundation for millions of beginning, intermediate, and advanced artists looking to hone their talents, learn new techniques, and discover different mediums. From color mixing recipes and art tools to the fundamentals of drawing and painting, Walter Foster's books cover a wide variety of topics and mediums across a broad spectrum of traditional and eclectic subject matter for artists of all skill levels. Walter Foster Publishing continues to expand its offerings every year, producing cutting-edge art-instruction books and kits for a worldwide audience.