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Acrylic Revolution: New Tricks & Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium
Acrylic Revolution: New Tricks & Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium
by Nancy Reyner
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Liberate Your Creativity with Acrylic Paints Acrylic Revolution is your essential, all-in-one guide for acrylic painting techniques and more. It features over 101 ways to break through the boundaries of conventional painting and re-define the creative... (read more)

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Pastel Step by Step: Master the Basic Skills and Special Techniques of Painting in Pastel (Artist's Library)
Pastel Step by Step: Master the Basic Skills and Special Techniques of Painting in Pastel (Artist's Library)
by Marla Baggetta
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Explore the colorful art of painting in pastel with this compelling how-to guide. Pastel Step by Step provides all the information beginning artists will need to start working with hard pastel, soft pastel, and pastel pencil to create realistic... (read more)

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Getting Started: Master the Basic Theories and Techniques of Painting in Acrylic (Acrylic Made Easy)
Getting Started: Master the Basic Theories and Techniques of Painting in Acrylic (Acrylic Made Easy)
by Patti Mollica
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Acrylic Made Easy is a new dynamic technique- and project-driven series devoted to introducing beginning and intermediate artists to the fun and engaging world of acrylic painting. With a fresh and simple approach, this debut title, Getting Started... (read more)

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Pastels Unleashed
Pastels Unleashed
by Margaret Evans
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Margaret Evans shows artists how to unleash the creative power of pastels. She shares her huge enthusiasm for the medium and her expertise in the properties of pastels, showing how to choose papers or use underpainting techniques to make the most of them.... (read more)

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Portraits (Acrylic Made Easy)
Portraits (Acrylic Made Easy)
by Susan Miller Bradbury
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Acrylic Made Easy: Portraits is a fitting addition to Walter Foster’s new dynamic technique- and project-driven series devoted to introducing aspiring artists to the fun and engaging world of acrylic painting. Painting portraits is a fundamental... (read more)

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500 Acrylic Mixes: Paint Color Recipes for Artists
500 Acrylic Mixes: Paint Color Recipes for Artists
by Sharon Finmark
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Color is fundamental to painting and the ability to mix and reproduce specific hues is a key skill. Color theory can be dull and complicated; but in 500 Acrylic Mixes experienced artist and teacher Sharon Finmark demonstrates color mixing with acrylic... (read more)

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Painting Expressive Pastel Portraits
Painting Expressive Pastel Portraits
by Paul Leveille
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Paul Leveille captures the very essence of his subjects in vibrant, life-like portraiture in complete step-by-step demonstrations.... (read more)

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You Can Paint Pastels
You Can Paint Pastels
by Marie Blake
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Emphasizing more show than tell, this visual instructional takes even the most hesitant, absolute beginners of all ages by the hand and demonstrates, stage by stage, how to start painting in pastel with enthusiasm, confidence and success. This book... (read more)

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The Acrylic Painter's Book of Styles & Techniques
The Acrylic Painter's Book of Styles & Techniques
by Rachel Rubin Wolf
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Acrylics are famous for their versatility. They can be used straight from the tube to look like oil paints. They can be thinned with water or painting medium and used like traditional watercolors. Or they can be used with techniques unique to acrylics... (read more)

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Master Strokes: Pastel: A Step-By-Step Guide to Using the Techniques of the Masters (Master Strokes)
Master Strokes: Pastel: A Step-By-Step Guide to Using the Techniques of the Masters (Master Strokes)
by Hazel Harrison
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Budding artists have always looked to the masters for inspiration. With his lushly illustrated volume, filled with close-up images of techniques in action, students can learn from their best paintings how to create evocative, beautiful pastels of their... (read more)

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Creative Painting with Pastel
Creative Painting with Pastel
by Carole Katchen
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Twenty artists show how to master the colorful versatility of pastel with solid step-by-step instruction.... (read more)

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Acrylic Painting/Pinturas Acrilicas: A Complete Painting Kit for Beginners/Un Kit Completo Para Principiantes [With Paint Palette and 2 Paintbrushes a
Acrylic Painting/Pinturas Acrilicas: A Complete Painting Kit for Beginners/Un Kit Completo Para Principiantes [With Paint Palette and 2 Paintbrushes a
by Tom Swimm
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This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of acrylic painting because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs—from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. The 32-page illustrated... (read more)

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Rethinking Acrylic: Radical Solutions for Exploiting the World's Most Versatile Medium
Rethinking Acrylic: Radical Solutions for Exploiting the World's Most Versatile Medium
by Patti Brady
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Have you ever walked into an art supply store, stood in front of the amazing array of acrylic products and just thrown up your hands in confusion, leaving the store without buying something new to experiment with? If you've ever wondered what to do with... (read more)

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Pastel Painting
Pastel Painting
by Jose M Parramon
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This collection has been designed especially for those with an interest in discovering the fascinating world of drawing and painting. Complementing each different technique with step by step examples, Techniques & Exercises provides for that most... (read more)

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Pastel Painters Pocket Palette
Pastel Painters Pocket Palette
by Rosalind Cuthbert
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Pocket Palettes are visual dictionaries of color mixes. They save time, frustration and materials by showing artists exactly what colors to mix to get the color they want. These handy guides will help artists perfect and expand their use of color.... (read more)

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Acrylic Painting Techniques: How to Master the Medium of Our Age
Acrylic Painting Techniques: How to Master the Medium of Our Age
by Stephen Quiller
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Who would have thought that synthetic acrylic paint, a still-young medium with a plastic polymer base, would become the most versatile and exciting painting medium in the twenty-five years since it appeared? Today, acrylics are being used by more... (read more)

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Discover the Joy of Acrylic Painting
Discover the Joy of Acrylic Painting
by Jacqueline Penney
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Here's all the information you need to begin painting with acrylics--the most exciting, versatile medium available. The basic techniques are easy--stippling, blending, glazing, masking, and wet-in-wet. Over a dozen mini-demos illustrate how to paint... (read more)

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Pastel Painting Techniques
Pastel Painting Techniques
by Guy Roddon
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A classic reference to mastering the brilliant medium of pastels. Includes expert advice on materials and techniques, plus a hands-on element that takes artists through 17 projects.... (read more)

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Acrylic School (05 Edition)
Acrylic School (05 Edition)
by Hazel Harrison
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A step-by-step guide to the many possibilities of painting with acrylic, the perfect medium for first-time painters. Includes advice on colors, brushes and materials; paint textures and surfaces and how to mix colors to match what you see in real life... (read more)

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Acrylic Tips & Tricks (Internal Wire-O Bound)
Acrylic Tips & Tricks (Internal Wire-O Bound)
by David Cuthbert
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This book sets out everything the acrylics artist will need to know. It tackles brushes and the no brush approach - using sponges and fingers - before launching into the nuts and bolts of painting.  Whether the reader is a novice or an old hand... (read more)

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