Complete Guide to Painting in Acrylics

Complete Guide to Painting in Acrylics

By: Lorena Kloosterboer (author)Paperback

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Description

EVERY painting technique explained and demonstrated, plus everything you need to know about paints, additives, brushes, papers, canvases, color palettes, color mixing, composition, and more. This comprehensive and accessible reference guide provides an in-depth exploration into the art of painting with acrylics, and has been created as one book that will accompany the reader on the complete journey from beginner to artist. With expert advice and step-by-step guidance in a wide range of techniques, this is an indispensable resource for beginning artists, students, and experienced painters alike. *Drawing on the expertise of master painters from around the world, Painting in Acrylics covers every aspect of working in acrylics in detail, from materials and mediums to tools and techniques. It is also a very practical approach, brimming with demonstrations to explain and reinforce the essential skills, and offering useful insights into all stages of the creative process. *Accompanied by a wealth of images, and with a useful reference section with technical data and notes on commissions, selling and exhibiting, this is the ultimate desktop resource for artists, students, and hobbyists alike.

About Author

Lorena Kloosterboer (b.1962) is an internationally acclaimed Dutch-Argentine artist, whose award-winning artwork has been exhibited in galleries and museums in numerous countries. Her paintings have been published in leading international art magazines, museum catalogs, and art books. Lorena Kloosterboer currently lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium. Visit www.art-lorena.com to see more of her art.

Contents

Prelims: 7 pp Introduction: 10 pp About Acrylic Paint: 46 pp Equipment: 40 pp The Foundation: 68 pp Acrylic Painting Techniques: 88 pp The Airbrush: 16 pp Be a Pro: 20 pp Resources: 18 pp Index and Credits: 7 pp

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781782211877
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781782211877
  • ISBN10: 178221187X

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