♠Book Title : The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted
✍Author : Kathleen Staiger
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2013-05-15
✿Pages : 176
♠ISBN : 9780770434540
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted Book Synopsis : Everything you always wanted to know about oil painting...but were afraid to ask. Or maybe you weren’t afraid—maybe you just didn’t know what to ask or where to start. In The Oil Painting Course You’ve Always Wanted, author Kathleen Staiger presents crystal clear, step-by-step lessons that build to reinforce learning. Brush control, creating the illusion of three dimensions, foolproof color mixing, still-life painting, landscapes, and portraits—every topic is covered in clear text, diagrams, illustrations, exercises, and demonstrations. Staiger has taught oil painting for more than thirty-five years; many of her students are now exhibiting and selling their paintings. Everyone from beginning hobby painters, to art students, to BFA graduates has questions about oil painting. Here at last are the answers!

♠Book Title : The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted
✍Author : Kathleen Lochen Staiger
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2006
✿Pages : 176
♠ISBN : 9780823032594
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted Book Synopsis : An illustrated primer for artists of all skill levels furnishes step-by-step lessons, complete with diagrams, exercises, and helpful demonstrations, designed to introduce the fundamental principles and techniques of oil painting, and provides information on the art of color mixing, paints and brushes, portrait and landscape painting, and more. Original.

♠Book Title : The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted
✍Author : Kathleen Lochen Staiger
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2006
✿Pages : 176
♠ISBN : 0823032590
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Oil Painting Course You ve Always Wanted Book Synopsis : An illustrated primer for artists of all skill levels furnishes step-by-step lessons, complete with diagrams, exercises, and helpful demonstrations, designed to introduce the fundamental principles and techniques of oil painting, and provides information on the art of color mixing, paints and brushes, portrait and landscape painting, and more. Original.

♠Book Title : The Watercolor Course You ve Always Wanted
✍Author : Leslie Frontz
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2015-08-18
✿Pages : 192
♠ISBN : 9780770435301
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Watercolor Course You ve Always Wanted Book Synopsis : A comprehensive and practical guide to watercolor painting from sought-after instructor and acclaimed artist Leslie Frontz that answers the two most common questions students at all levels want to know: What am I doing wrong? and How do I decide what to do instead? In the tradition of the eminently practical, top-selling guides such as How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself, The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted, and Problem Solving for Oil Painters, this straightforward handbook offers a fresh approach to watercolor mastery that bridges the gap between theory and practice. Through thoughtful discussion, expert instruction, and in-depth step-by-step demonstrations, Leslie Frontz shows readers how to eliminate common barriers to achieve beautiful, captivating watercolor paintings. Beginning with teaching readers how to see with an artist's eye, Frontz then establishes how watercolor painters build on this skill by making timely decisions throughout the creation process.

📒Oil Painting For Dummies ✍ Anita Marie Giddings

♠Book Title : Oil Painting For Dummies
✍Author : Anita Marie Giddings
♛Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
♣Release Date : 2011-02-09
✿Pages : 303
♠ISBN : 1118051998
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting For Dummies Book Synopsis : Nobody ever said that oil painting was easy. But it gets much easier and a lot more fun when you follow a step-by-step approach that starts you off on the right foot, helps you build your skills one at a time, and gives you plenty of exercises to develop your craft. That’s what you’ll find in Oil Painting For Dummies. Completely free of arty jargon, this full-color guide has all the hands-on instruction you need to master the basics. You’ll see how to plan a painting, build an image in layers, mix colors, and create stunning compositions. You’ll also find everything you need to know about oil paints, solvents, and pigments; brushes, palettes, and painting surfaces; and how to keep costs down at the art supply store. Discover how to: Choose the right supplies Set up your studio and care for your equipment Handle your materials safely Develop your design and composition skills Make practice sketches and studies Use broken stroke, dry brush, glazing, scraffito and other brush strokes Try out different compositions Mix any color you want Simplify tricky still-life subjects Paint landscapes and common objects out doors Paint portraits and the human form Complete with handy color chart, basic materials list, and a very useful viewing square, Oil Painting For Dummies is the fun and easy way to discover your inner artist!

♠Book Title : Oil Painting for the Serious Beginner
✍Author : Steve Allrich
♛Publisher :
♣Release Date : 1996
✿Pages : 144
♠ISBN : 0823032698
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting for the Serious Beginner Book Synopsis : Priced to reach a broad market, this book offers an inviting introduction to the materials and techniques of oil painting. Allrich begins with an outline of the essential components of good painting, then describes the basic materials and tools of the oil medium. The fundamentals are strongly stressed and lessons on defining concept, toning the canvas, and understaning light sources are covered. 125 color illustrations.

♠Book Title : Oil Painting For The Absolute Beginner
✍Author : Mark Willenbrink
♛Publisher : North Light Books
♣Release Date : 2010-08-04
✿Pages : 128
♠ISBN : 9781440310454
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting For The Absolute Beginner Book Synopsis : The quick-start guide to great results! Oil painting doesn't have to be rocket science, although some books on the subject make it seem that way. Filled with encouraging, easy-to-follow instruction, Oil Painting for the Absolute Beginner is a no-fear, no-experience-required guide to enjoyable painting and happy results. Focusing on the needs of the first-time painter, this book covers everything from selecting brushes and setting up your palette to key principles of color and composition, presented in a way that moves you confidently from first strokes to finished paintings. Mini demonstrations break down fundamental painting techniques in a clear, common sense way 12 step-by-step painting projects progress from simple landscapes, still life and flower paintings to more challenging subjects, such as animals, seascapes and portraits The bonus DVD-workshop features the author creating two paintings from start to finish You'll learn tricks for keeping the greens in your landscapes looking fresh, advantages to working with water-soluble oil paints, simple tips for dynamic compositions and other expert advice to make your introduction to oil painting the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

♠Book Title : Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light Color
✍Author : Kevin Macpherson
♛Publisher : North Light Books
♣Release Date : 2000-03-01
✿Pages : 144
♠ISBN : 1581800533
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light Color Book Synopsis : Master painter Kevin Macpherson shares his bold, direct approach to capturing nature's glorious colors and luminosity in oils in complete step-by-step demonstrations.

♠Book Title : The Encyclopedia of Oil Painting Techniques
✍Author : Jeremy Galton
♛Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
♣Release Date : 2002
✿Pages : 192
♠ISBN : 0806989092
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Encyclopedia of Oil Painting Techniques Book Synopsis : Find out what you can do with oil paints. Make brushwork more expressive and add shadows. Try a full complement of creative techniques. Breathtaking examples of finished paintings, analyzed in detail, guide you through a range of themes, including architecture, figures, and landscapes.

📒The Oil Painting Book ✍ Bill Creevy

♠Book Title : The Oil Painting Book
✍Author : Bill Creevy
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill Publications
♣Release Date : 1999
✿Pages : 175
♠ISBN : 0823032744
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Oil Painting Book Book Synopsis : Provides 135 stimulating demonstrations in painting trees, skies & water from beautiful photographs by one of the world's leading nature photographers. A must for everyone who wants to master the techniques for becoming a first-rate landscape painter.

♠Book Title : Oil Painting with the Masters
✍Author : Cindy Salaski
♛Publisher : "F+W Media, Inc."
♣Release Date : 2014-07-31
✿Pages : 160
♠ISBN : 9781440329937
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting with the Masters Book Synopsis : Offers instruction in oil painting, including such topics as mood and atmosphere, light and form, and brushwork.

📒Landscapes In Oils ✍ David Crane

♠Book Title : Landscapes in Oils
✍Author : David Crane
♛Publisher : Search PressLtd
♣Release Date : 2010-04-01
✿Pages : 64
♠ISBN : 1844484203
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Landscapes in Oils Book Synopsis : From capturing light and reflections in water to building up the vibrant colors of a Mediterranean landscape or the delicate mood of morning mist, the three step-by-step demonstrations in this resource show aspiring painters how to get started with oils and create landscapes filled with compelling atmosphere and interest. Each of the three stunning designs is broken down into easily achievable small steps, ensuring that even novices will overcome common misconceptions associated with this advanced medium and produce beautiful, detailed landscapes for the growing portfolios. Illuminating the interplay of light within the context of painting, each plan offers an imaginative use of color as well as an investigation into impasto?the thick application of paint directly to the canvas.

📒Daily Painting ✍ Carol Marine

♠Book Title : Daily Painting
✍Author : Carol Marine
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2014-11-04
✿Pages : 192
♠ISBN : 9780770435349
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Daily Painting Book Synopsis : A unique system for jump-starting artistic creativity, encouraging experimentation and growth, and increasing sales for artists of all levels, from novices to professionals. Have you landed in a frustrating rut? Are you having trouble selling paintings in galleries, getting bogged down by projects you can’t seem to finish or abandon, or finding excuses to avoid working in the studio? Author Carol Marine knows exactly how you feel—she herself suffered from painter’s block, until she discovered “daily painting.” The idea is simple: do art (usually small) often (how often is up to you), and if you’d like, post and sell it online. Soon you’ll find that your block dissolves and you’re painting work you love—and more of it than you ever thought possible! With her encouraging tone and useful exercises, Marine teaches you to: -Master composition and value -Become confident in any medium including oil painting, acrylic painting, watercolors, and other media -Choose subjects wisely -Stay fresh and loose -Photograph, post, and sell your art online -Become connected to the growing movement of daily painters around the world From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Oil Painting ✍ Charles Sovek

♠Book Title : Oil Painting
✍Author : Charles Sovek
♛Publisher : Writer's Digest Books
♣Release Date : 1996-06-15
✿Pages : 152
♠ISBN : 0891347518
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting Book Synopsis : Learn to fill paintings with light; use color to unify; mix colorful grays; and use locations work, notes, sketches, and photographs to create a studio composition.

♠Book Title : Oil Painting Secrets from a Master
✍Author : Linda Cateura
♛Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
♣Release Date : 1995
✿Pages : 144
♠ISBN : 0823032795
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Oil Painting Secrets from a Master Book Synopsis : A classic of simplicity! Portrait Drawing has guided and inspired a generation of artists to create beautiful, realistic portraits. In just eighty pages, author Wendon Blake covers all the basics, from papers and pencils to drawing eyes, nose, mouth, ears, and head from every angle. Drawings by artist John Lawn illustrate each point clearly, making it easy to master the basics and move on to conveying expression and emotion. Ten "demonstrations" show exactly how to put everything together for portraits that are more than the sum of their parts. Easy to understand, easy to use, this 25th Anniversary edition of Portrait Drawing, newly updated for today's artists, shows the quick, rewarding way to master the fundamentals of a favourite genre.

📒Adventure Into Oil Painting ✍ Julie Gilbert Pollard

♠Book Title : Adventure Into Oil Painting
✍Author : Julie Gilbert Pollard
♛Publisher : "F+W Media, Inc."
♣Release Date : 2016-05-04
✿Pages : 128
♠ISBN : 9781440341281
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Adventure Into Oil Painting Book Synopsis : You Can Paint With Oils! An easy and fun introduction to landscape painting. Discover Oil Painting is a complete course on painting landscapes in oils. This fun and easy guide is loaded with time-honored methods, techniques and tutorials along with ways to tweak those ideas to suit your own painting personality. No matter what your experience (or lack of experience!) you will learn how to paint beautiful works of art in no time. 21 step-by-step painting demonstrations tackle skies, foliage, wildflowers, water, rocks and more Easy-to-understand lessons demystify composition, color, value, paint application techniques, and other key concepts Expert tips and advice honed over nearly 35 years of professional teaching and painting With master teacher Julie Gilbert Pollard, you will walk through the painting process in manageable steps, from laying out a palette and overcoming the initial intimidation of a blank canvas, to designing strong compositions and achieving brilliant, yet believable color. Along this path to successful landscapes, you will find the stepping stones to losing yourself in the journey and discovering the pure pleasure in painting with oils and using your own creativity.

♠Book Title : Problem Solving for Oil Painters
✍Author : Gregg Kreutz
♛Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
♣Release Date : 1997-04-01
✿Pages : 144
♠ISBN : 0823040976
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Problem Solving for Oil Painters Book Synopsis : 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 Simple as Possible? Are the Shapes Too Similar? Value Could the Value Range be Increased? Could the Number of Values be Reduced? Light Is the Subject Effectively Lit? Is the Light Area Big Enough? Would the Light Look Stronger with a Suggestion of Burnout? Do the Lights Have a Continuous Flow? Is the Light Gradated? Shadows Do the Shadow Shapes Describe the Form? Are the Shadows Warm Enough? Depth Would the Addition of Foreground Material Deepen the Space? Does the Background Recede Far Enough? Are the Halftones Properly Related to the Background? Solidity Is the underlying Form Being Communicated? Is the Symmetry in Perspective? Color Is There a Color Strategy? Could a Purer Color Be Used? Do the Whites Have Enough Color in Them? Are the Colors Overblended on the Canvas? Would the Color Look Brighter if it Were Saturated into its Adjacent Area? Paint Is Your Palette Efficiently Organized? Is the Painting Surface Too Absorbent? Are You Using the Palette Knife as Much as You Could? Are You Painting Lines When You Should Be Painting Masses? Are the Edges Dynamic Enough? Is There Enough Variation in the Texture of the Paint? From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Traditional Oil Painting ✍ Virgil Elliott

♠Book Title : Traditional Oil Painting
✍Author : Virgil Elliott
♛Publisher :
♣Release Date : 2007
✿Pages : 208
♠ISBN : 0823030660
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Traditional Oil Painting Book Synopsis : A detailed overview of the traditional techniques of working with oils brings together the classic artistry of the past with breakthroughs in the materials of today, explaining how the Old Masters created their masterpieces, the key elements in painting one's own artwork, the importance of drawing, the principles of visual reality, the art of color, and other topics.

♠Book Title : The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting
✍Author : Suzanne Brooker
♛Publisher : Watson-Guptill
♣Release Date : 2015-08-18
✿Pages : 208
♠ISBN : 9780804137560
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting Book Synopsis : A landscape painting guide for oil painters that breaks landscapes down into component elements from nature, and showcases tools and techniques used by classic and modern oil painters for bringing these scenes to life. Landscape painting is one of the most popular subjects for painters working in the medium of oils--from classic masters to contemporary artists. In The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting, established Watson-Guptill author and noted instructor/painter Suzanne Brooker presents the fundamentals necessary for mastering landscape oil painting, breaking landscapes down into component parts: sky, terrain, trees, and water. Each featured element builds off the previous, with additional lessons on the latest brushes, paints, and other tools used by artists. Key methods like observation, rendering, and color mixing are supported by demonstration paintings and samples from a variety of the best landscape oil painters of all time. With The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting, oil painters looking to break into landscape painting or enhance their work will find all the necessary ingredients for success.

📒Painting With Oils ✍ David Howell

♠Book Title : Painting with Oils
✍Author : David Howell
♛Publisher : Crowood
♣Release Date : 2014-02-28
✿Pages : 112
♠ISBN : 9781847977168
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Painting with Oils Book Synopsis : Oils give a rich, majestic quality to a painting but may often be deemed too tricky or ambitious to try. This practical book puts the joy of painting with oils within reach of all who want to develop their skills. Examples of landscape, marine, nude and equestrian paintings will inspire and show the rich diversity, texture and depth that oil painting can achieve. Written by a professional painter, it encourages artists of all levels to experiment with the medium and to develop their art. Contents include: the importance of drawings; a guide to oil paints suggesting a key range of colours; step-by-step examples with practical tips throughout; advice on composition, colour and light, and framing. An authoritative and beautiful guide to painting with oils, aimed at oil painters and, in particular, coastal and landscape - this new book will encourage artists of all levels to experiment with the medium and develop their art. Superbly illustrated with 108 colour images.

📒Painting Better Landscapes ✍ Margaret Kessler

♠Book Title : Painting Better Landscapes
✍Author : Margaret Kessler
♛Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
♣Release Date : 1992
✿Pages : 160
♠ISBN : 082303576X
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📝Painting Better Landscapes Book Synopsis : Fifteen lessons concentrate on different aspects of landscape painting, including negative shapes, value relationship, depth, lines and composition of movement, linear perspective, and division of space