Beginning Oil

Beginning Oil

Tips and Techniques for Learning to Paint in Oil

Book - 2017
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Beginning Oil 's collection of step-by-step exercises and practice projects will have you painting lovely works like the classic masters on day one. Learn to handle this classic medium like a master.

Beginning Oil is a well-rounded introduction to the art of basic oil painting . This introductory guide to the medium describes and explains everything you'll needed to paint your own oil masterpieces, including tools and materials , color essentials and theory , design and composition , still life painting , landscape painting , plein air painting , and more.

There's no need to be intimidated by the prospect of painting with this classic media; techniques are clearly explained and beautifully illustrated on each page. You will master key concepts with ease, and then put them into practice quickly .

Dry, repetitive exercises on blank canvases are a thing of the past with Beginning Oil . This collection of step-by-step exercises are your instructor as you learn by mimicing and practicing each technique within a larger work, making oil painting approachable and accessible , and most importantly, fun!

Publisher: Lake Forest, CA :, Walter Foster,, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781633221932
Branch Call Number: 751.45 Mur
Characteristics: 128 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm


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