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Traditional Oil Painting: Advanced Techniques and Concepts from the Renaissance to the Present
Traditional Oil Painting: Advanced Techniques and Concepts from the Renaissance to the Present
by Virgil Elliott
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The only book that lets artists explore the highest levels of realistic oil painting. As more and more artists today look to the past, there has been a tremendous resurgence of interest in painting realistically—in creating convincing illusions... (read more)

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Alla Prima: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Direct Painting
Alla Prima: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Direct Painting
by Al Gury
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This comprehensive guide explores one of the great traditions of Western painting: alla prima, or direct, painting. Bold brushwork and a painterly surface are the hallmarks of this renowned technique, and one of the great masters of alla prima was Arthur... (read more)

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Carlson's Guide To Landscape Painting
Carlson's Guide To Landscape Painting
by John F. Carlson
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The whys and hows of the various aspects of landscape painting: angles and consequent values, aerial and linear perspective, painting of trees, emotional properties of line and mass in composition, light, unity of tone, plus information on canvas... (read more)

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Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light & Color
Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light & Color
by Kevin D. Macpherson
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These pages practically glow with Kevin Macpherson's rich and powerful paintings He shares his techniques for quickly capturing the mood of a scene in bold, direct brushstrokes, with step-by-step instructions that make it easy - simply a matter of... (read more)

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Painting with Oils (Art Handbooks)
Painting with Oils (Art Handbooks)
by Noel Gregory
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Previously published as the hugely successful Leisure Arts, these Art Handbooks are being reissued in a handy format with beautiful new covers and the same high quality content. Noel Gregory has written a comprehensive, easy-to-follow guide to creating... (read more)

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Magic of Oil Painting, No. 2
Magic of Oil Painting, No. 2
by William Alexander
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In this title, William Alexander invites you into his artistic world and shows you how to re-create a variety of beautiful landscapes in oil. After exploring tools and materials, he explores tips for various oil painting techniques as well as... (read more)

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Painting the Impressionist Landscape: Lessons in Interpreting Light and Color
Painting the Impressionist Landscape: Lessons in Interpreting Light and Color
by Lois Griffel
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Master Impressionism with an art-instruction classic. Impressionism has inspired generations of American artists. And no one has done more for the cause of American Impressionism than Charles Hawthorne, the founder of the Cape Cod School of Art. In... (read more)

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The Big Book of Painting Nature in Oil
The Big Book of Painting Nature in Oil
by S Allyn Schaeffer
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Depict the spidery delicacy of sycamore branches outlined against a brilliant sky. Capture the feeling of dawn creeping over the horizon. Interpret the drama of waves surging toward the shore. The Big Book of Painting Nature in Oil provides 135... (read more)

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Flowers: Discover Techniques for Painting Fresh and Lively Floral Scenes (How to Draw & Paint: Oil & Acrylic)
Flowers: Discover Techniques for Painting Fresh and Lively Floral Scenes (How to Draw & Paint: Oil & Acrylic)
by Marcia Baldwin
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Discover how to paint stunning flowers in oil and acrylic with award-winning artist Marcia Baldwin. Inside you’ll find information about the tools and materials you’ll need to get started, as well as basic painting techniques. Follow along... (read more)

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Problem Solving for Oil Painters: Recognizing What's Gone Wrong and How to Make It Right
Problem Solving for Oil Painters: Recognizing What's Gone Wrong and How to Make It Right
by Gregg Kreutz
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Idea Is There a Good Abstract Idea Underlying the Picture? What Details Could be Eliminated to Strengthen the Composition? Does the Painting “Read”? Could You Finish Any Part of the Painting? Shapes Are the Dominant Shapes as Strong and... (read more)

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Capturing the Moment in Oils
Capturing the Moment in Oils
by David Curtis
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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... (read more)

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Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier: Landscapes Inspired by Bartram's Travels
Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier: Landscapes Inspired by Bartram's Travels
by Philip Juras
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Presenting stunning reproductions of oil paintings by landscape artist Philip Juras, this exhibition catalogue offers a glimpse of the presettlement southern wilderness as late eighteenth-century naturalist William Bartram would have experienced it... (read more)

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Landscapes in Oils [With Stencils] (Ready to Paint)
Landscapes in Oils [With Stencils] (Ready to Paint)
by Noel Gregory
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People who want to learn to paint without relying on their drawing skills have everything they need in this book. Noel Gregory shares his passion for the landscape with five wonderful projects.... (read more)

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Oil Painting Techniques
Oil Painting Techniques
by David Lewis
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Brushwork Essentials: How to Render Expressive Form and Texture with Every Stroke
Brushwork Essentials: How to Render Expressive Form and Texture with Every Stroke
by Mark Christop Weber
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Knowing how to use a brush properly is essential for effective oil painting. Brushwork Essentials shows artists everything they need to know to render a variety of elegant strokes, along with other exciting techniques like paint mixing and brush shaping.&... (read more)

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Oil Painting for the Serious Beginner: Basic Lessons in Becoming a Good Painter
Oil Painting for the Serious Beginner: Basic Lessons in Becoming a Good Painter
by Steve Allrich
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The Master Keys: A Painter's Treatise on the Pictorial Technique of Oil Painting
The Master Keys: A Painter's Treatise on the Pictorial Technique of Oil Painting
by Franklin H. Redelius
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Painting is not a vagabond's craft. From the 15th through the 17th Centuries, painters studied past techniques in order to evaluate the possibility of improvement through a process of logical progression. This book is divided into chapters (Keys) that... (read more)

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Colour and Light in Oils
Colour and Light in Oils
by Nicholas Verrall
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Through an array of demonstrations and inspirational images, a respected and successful painter reveals all his secrets for depicting light and mood, and bringing out the rich color of oils. Many artists dont realize exactly how to use oils to create... (read more)

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Oil Painting Workbook: A Complete Course in 10 Lessons
Oil Painting Workbook: A Complete Course in 10 Lessons
by Stan Smith
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This complete painting course for the beginner in ten easy-to-follow lessons presented in a wire-o format is designed to make oils accessible to everyone. Principles and approaches are explained in a simple and logical way using practical examples, step... (read more)

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The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted: Guided Lessons for Beginners & Experienced Artists
The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted: Guided Lessons for Beginners & Experienced Artists
by Kathleen Lochen Staiger
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Everything you always wanted to know about oil painting...but were afraid to ask. Or maybe you werent afraid—maybe you just didnt know what to ask or where to start. In The Oil Painting Course Youve Always Wanted, author Kathleen Staiger... (read more)

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