Created specifically for the novice artist, this basic guide helps those who have never before dabbled in drawing to master the fundamental techniques. It helps readers learn how to capture still lifes, human figures, animals, and landscapes, and create perfect lighting and shading.
The 101 easy-to-follow exercises in this book teach the basics of virtually every technique an artist needs to know in order to master painting with acrylics, including applying transparent washes, dragging paints, modeling faces, adding flesh tones, and more. Full color illustrations throughout.
Learn to draw beautiful landscapes using a variety of tools and materials, including graphite, charcoal, pastel, pen and ink, and colored pencil. Drawing Landscapes for the Beginning Artist offers the perfect introduction to the basic tools and techniques necessary for creating realistic landscape drawings....
Die Kunst über das Malen mit Ölfarben: Die Ölmalerei ist die große Welt innerhalb der Malerei mit alter Tradition und das meistverwendete Malverfahren in der Geschichte In diesem Buch erfährt der Leser alles, in Theorie und praktischen Beispielen, warum diese Technik aufgrund ihrer Vielseitigkeit, die beste Methode ist, sich mit der Welt der Kunst vertraut zu machen. Es wird kein Thema...
Each title in Barron's growing series of 101 Techniques art instruction manuals focuses on a specific art media and teaches students and amateur artists through purely visual means. Relying on a progression of step-by-step captioned illustrations, the exercises in this book teach the basics of virtually every technique an artist needs to know in order to master oil painting. Exercises apply to...
Aims to teach various aspects of watercolourist's art, from the pigments, paints, palettes and papers to drawing techniques and colour harmony, in nine projects. This book helps you to learn to do line drawings, create blocks of colour, and more.
Part of the "Art of Drawing" series, this title captures human anatomy and the nude on paper. With each anatomical explanation shown in detail, it puts each concept into practice through sequences of drawings that show the intricacies of muscular and skeletal structure.
Painting Class Series: Books in this series are set up in an instructional format that simulates a formal classroom course at a typical art school. Topics covered are: Materials and Tools; Techniques; Advanced Applications of Techniques; Special Effects and Textures; and Step-by-Step Art Projects.
Pastels are ideal for rendering a wide range of delicate colors. You'll learn how to apply pastels to paper and you'll discover how to use various colors and textures of paper to achieve many different effects. Projects include landscapes, seascapes, still lifes, and human figure drawings.
Painting Class Titles from BARRON'S
Acrylic Painting ? Pastels
Both beginning art students and practicing artists will find information and advice on a wide selection of materials and equipment to help them expand on their skills and further develop their techniques in all art media. This directory shows and describes virtually everything for every graphic artistâ?"from simple charcoal pencils to easels and canvas-stretching equipment. All items are illustrated in color photos. A concluding section shows examples that demonstrate the uses of these many different materials in finished paintings and drawings.
Hundreds of color photos and illustrations
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