Synopses & Reviews
Breaking the Surface
Pondering how to begin a new piece of art? Surface Treatment Workshop has the answer The authors of Image Transfer Workshop are back to show you 45 stepped-out mixed-media techniques that will add depth and texture to your artwork. These techniques are the perfect jump-off point for creating art you will love to look at, and, in some cases, touch
In this comprehensive guide, you?ll find:
45 techniques. Exciting new applications such as the use of WonderUnder, pulled paper and plaster-dipped gauze will provide you with fresh ideas - many previously unpublished.
Multiple variations. Each technique features swatches and descriptions to take the techniques in multiple directions with multiple mixed-media products.
Inspirational style. Fully stepped-out projects from two artists will show you how to combine the techniques into finished works of art that can go in any artistic style.
Take Surface Treatment Workshop with you on your artistic journey for beautiful beginnings.
Similar to the authors' first best-selling book, Image Transfer Workshop, this book Surface Treatment Workshop provides you with an equally impressive amount of techniques and ideas for mixed-media surface treatments. In addition to over 45 stepped-out techniques, projects that combine the techniques into finished works of art are shown as well. Traditional techniques as well as new applications that have not been explored in other books such as the use of WonderUnder, pulled paper and plaster-dipped gauze are explored. Extensive examples from both artists show how the same techniques can be used to yield very different results, and troubleshooting will guide you into endless applications for your own artwork.