Synopses & Reviews
From award-winning painter David Curtis comes a fabulous on-the-page oil painting course, now in paperback, with all the techniques needed to work outdoors--in every type of weather--as well as in the studio. Through finished pieces and stage-by-stage examples, students learn how to capture the subtle effects of light and mood and achieve expressive, original results. Curtis pays special attention to drawing skills, while his evocative landscapes, coastal scenes, interiors, and figure compositions provide inspiration.
About the Author
is one of the UK's best-known painters, with a number of prestigious art awards. His work is widely exhibited and is also published as fine-art cards and prints. He is the author of the bestselling Light and Mood in Watercolours
and Capturing the Moment in Oils
is an experienced author and art journalist, having written several books, including Light and Mood in Watercolour
with David Curtis and Colour Techniques
with Claire Harrigan. He is a regular contributor to the Artist
and Leisure Painter
. He lives in Lyme Regis, Dorset.