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Jan 02, 2018
| ISBN 9781782215950
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Jan 02, 2018 | ISBN 9781782215950
A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia of oil painting by professional and award-winning artist, Jeremy GaltonIdeal for artists of all skill levels, this A-Z reference covers a multitude of topics concerning oil painting. The book is divided into two sections: the first provides step-by-step demonstrations that guide artists through a variety of techniques, from basic color mixing through to creating special effects such as peinture a l’essence and sgraffito. The second part focuses on themes, illustrating how individual artists tackle a number of common subjects, including landscapes, buildings, portraits, still life, skies and water.This resource provides a wealth of stimulating ideas to help artists–both amateurs and veterans–develop their own oil-painting style.
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