The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted
Perhaps you’ve taken some oil painting courses, but still want help with the fundamentals. Or perhaps you’re a novice and are looking for the right book to get you started in the comfort of your own home. If so, this is the book for you. Based on an actual course that Kathleen Lochen Staiger has taught successfully for many years, The Oil Painting Course You’ve Always Wanted is structured so that each detailed lesson builds on the previous one. Once and for all, you’ll master the skills you need to create accomplished oil paintings, including learning how to depict three-dimensional forms on your canvas, sure-fire methods for making the color you want, and easily understood techniques for accurately conveying perspective. By the end of the course, you will have polished your color-mixing skills, brushstrokes, and rendering abilities as well as created a number of paintings, including a still life, landscape, and portrait. Packed with fully explained illustrations, hands-on exercises, step—by-step demonstrations, and inspiring art, this book is a must-have for anyone who wants to take their painting to the next level. 176 color pgs.
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