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Easy-to-follow, step-by-step demonstrations in acrylic, watercolor and oil
Inside, you'll learn how to create realistic wildlife paintings, step by step, mastering dozens of specific wildlife textures, including:
Fur of a bobcat, American bison, snow leopard cub and wolf
Feathers of a wood duck, white-throated sparrow and northern shoveler
Scales of a trout and sunfish
Ears of a cottontail rabbit, white-tailed deer and red fox
Bills and Muzzles of a northern cardinal, mallard, great blue heron and mountain lion
Tails and Feet of a red squirrel, ruffled grouse and blue jay
Antlers and Horns of a deer, moose, bighorn sheep and pronghorn
White and Black Subjects such as a polar bear, tundra swan and Canada goose
Through, you'll benefit from Rod Lawrence's years of wildlife painting experience. He'll help you notice, for example, the way hair and feature textures change on different parts of an animal's body through the seasons - and even according to the age of the animal.
Use this heightened awareness, along with the easy-to-follow, step-by-step demonstrations inside, to create more realistic, more sensitive wildlife paintings.
Painting Wildlife Textures Step by Step is full of easy-to-follow demonstrations. You will learn how to create dozens of specific wildlife textures, including: fur, feathers, scales, eyes, ears, bills and muzzles, tails and feet, antlers and horns, and white and black subjects. Demonstrations are painted in acrylics, watercolor and oil, great for artists of all mediums. The short, vignette step by steps will be helpful no matter your experience level: beginners can practice the various features of animals before moving on to a full painting, and experienced painters learn how to add details that take their paintings to the next level. You'll benefit from Rod Lawrence's years of award-winning wildlife painting experience.