Acrylic Painting: Expert Answers to the Questions Every Artist Asks (Art Answers)

Acrylic Painting: Expert Answers to the Questions Every Artist Asks (Art Answers)

By: Jennifer King (author)Paperback

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This fantastic acrylic painting book contains practical answers and advice from the experts to all your questions about painting landscapes, buildings, people, animals, still life and murals. Here you will find the reliable answers you need to build confidence and produce rewarding results. Includes step-by-step tips and techniques to help you learn and improve important skills. Invaluable questions include: What is the wax resist technique? How do I lay white over dark colours to create interesting landscapes? Is mixing acrylic and gouache a good medium for still life?

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About Author

Jennifer King has edited several leading artists' magazines and art-instruction books with such noted artists as Tom Lynch, Dan McCaw, and Ramon Kelley. She has been the editor of Fine Art Connoisseur, International Artist and The Artist's Magazine, and has taught workshops for various art clubs, shows and societies and been a guest lecturer for the Allied Artists of America, the Florida Watercolour Society, and Alyson Stanfield's She contributes regularly to the's plein air blog, offering advice and instruction. Jennifer has exhibited her work at solo shows and numerous group shows. Her studio is in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Introduction Introducing Acrylics Understanding the Medium Getting Started with Essential M terials Discovering Additional Materials Choosing and Preparing a Painting Surface Familiarising Yourself with Your Materials Mastering Basic Techniques Combining Acrylics with Other Media Learning the Basic Principles of Picture-Making Developing Your Personal Approach and Style Glossary Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/07/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781844488810
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781844488810
  • ISBN10: 1844488810

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