Synopses & Reviews
Many artists aspire to a vibrant, impressionistic style of painting. In this beautiful book, master painter Kevin Macpherson shows them the way.
In his years of painting outdoors, Kevin Macpherson has developed an effective approach to capturing the glorious light and color of nature in oils. In this, his first book, he shares his techniques for quickly capturing the mood of a scene in bold, direct brushstrokes.
-- clear, easy-to-understand approach developed in the classroom helps students learn Macpherson's methods
-- filled with the artist's rich, powerful paintings
-- step-by-step demonstrations show artists how to apply what they learn to landscape and still life paintings
includes professional tips for painting en plein air, directly from nature
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140) and index.