Learn to Paint in Watercolor with 50 Paintings

Author: Wil Freeborn
Publisher:
ISBN: 1631592777
Format: PDF
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Develop your watercolor skills one painting at a time! Are you a watercolor painter newbie? Have you dabbled in watercolors but wish your paintings looked more polished? Well, it's time to remedy that! Learn to Paint in Watercolor is the patient watercolor instructor you've been waiting for. This unique how-to book offers all you need to know about watercolor painting - perfect for first-time painters or anyone interested in refining their skills. Treat the book as an in-depth class on this medium. With each lesson, you'll be privy to a new watercolor technique or subject. Readers will move through the book subject by subject, course by course, painting all along the way. By the time you reach the end, you'll have fifty paintings showcasing your steady progress. You'll start by painting objects that are important to you and then move on to exploring your immediate environment. By the end of the book, your paintings will start to tell your own story, giving you the confidence to continue painting and discovering watercolors' myriad possibilities. Techniques are introduced throughout the book's projects, from using a simple color wash to learning about ink techniques or letting go with loose, free watercolors. At the same time, concepts such as properties of light (vital for watercolorists) give a solid foundation on which to work. Through fine and vibrant strokes, you'll make expressive watercolors that you can be proud of, all thanks to your instructor, Learn to Paint in Watercolor.

Acrylic Painting Step by Step

Author: Tom Swimm
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1560108584
Format: PDF
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A guide to acrylic painting introduces the basic techniques of the medium and provides step-by-step instructions for twelve acrylic projects.

How to Paint

Author: Angela Gair
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781845370534
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Covering the three most popular types of painting: watercolours, acrylics and oils, this comprehensive step-by-step guide provides basic information on materials and techniques as well as an exciting series of demonstrations aimed at complete beginners. The unique approach of this book is so simple that the reader can start immediately on original and exciting projects. Each section has practical information on materials and equipment and includes a gallery of work by other artists to inspire the beginner. The projects cover all types of subjects, including landscapes, still life, people, flowers, animals and buildings. Within each section the demonstrations provide instruction in a whole range of different techniques from the basic brushstrokes to using resist and painting with a knife. Filled with stunning artworks and inspiring projects, this book will help beginners to achieve immediate and impressive results with a minimum of practice.

Think Big Paint Small

Author: Joyce Washor
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781440346996
Format: PDF, Docs
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"Previously published as Big art small canvas and updated with new demonstrations ... "--Page [4] of cover.

Acrylic Secrets

Author: Gill Barron
Publisher: Readers Digest
ISBN: 9781606523452
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Learn the secrets of painting with acrylics from a lifelong master.

Abstracts in Acrylics

Author: Dani Humberstone
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 9781844484898
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Aimed at beginning artists who lack the confidence to boldly approach abstract painting, this innovative tutorial offers a series of projects that introduce fundamental skills and basic techniques. Sure to yield satisfying results, each lesson focuses on the step-by-step process of creating a concept using colors, shapes, and brushstrokes. Emphasizing the accessibility of abstract painting, this resource includes pull-out tracing papers that establish for the artist a clear look and organization on the painting surface—making project reproduction both easy and fun.

Acrylic Painting

Author: Wendon Blake
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780823000685
Format: PDF, Docs
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Draws attention to the tools and techniques of acrylic painting and features thirteen demonstrations illustrating the processes involved in painting fruit, flowers, landscape, and human heads

Painting in Acrylics

Author: Lorena Kloosterboer
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781770854086
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A guide to acrylic painting.