Take your creativity to the next level with the ultimate artist’s bible!
Covering everything from how to draw and paint to ceramics, sculptures and printmaking, you’ll get the most out of your passion for art with this beautifully illustrated artist’s handbook. It also includes newer areas like digital art and animation — perfect for modern artists!
Discover everything you need to help you release the artist within:
• All areas of visual and digital art, including drawing, painting, 3D art, printmaking, textiles and photography.
• Each section is written by an acknowledged expert in that field — both practicing professionals and university-level teachers.
• Comprehensive coverage of equipment and tools, including step-by-step sequences, where appropriate on how to use.
• Techniques are illustrated in step-by-step sequences by professional artists, with basic skills leading on to more advanced techniques.
• Gets to the heart of the matter and delivers the information quickly and authoritatively.
Whether you’re dipping in to find a specific painting technique or browsing for artistic inspiration, this artist’s reference book covers all the elements of art. Brush up on the art basics like choosing the right tool, mixing watercolors and preparing a canvas. Take your skills further and learn how to glaze a pot, try out 3D printing and mosaic, or create a digital collage.
The Artist’s Manual will help you become a more confident, creative artist. Equipment, materials and methods are fully explained and beautifully illustrated. Perfect for artists of every skill level, you’ll be creating your own masterpieces in no time with this sourcebook of art. It’s a must-have for every artist’s studio!