Oil Painting Step by Step - Walter Foster (Paperback)

Discover a Wide Range of Painting Styles and Techniques for Creating Your Own Masterpieces in Oil

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Product Details

Barcode
9781560106586
Department
Books
Released
1 Jan 2002
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Walter Foster
Anita Hampton
John Loughlin
Tom Swimm
Caroline Zimmerman
Caroline Zimmermann
Subtitle
Discover a Wide Range of Painting Styles and Techniques for Creating Your Own Masterpieces in Oil
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Quayside Pub Group
Series
Artist's Library Series
Language
English
Number of Pages
64
Dimensions
292 x 222 x 6mm (227g)

Annotation

Introduces the materials, principles, techniques, and methods of oil painting and includes step-by-step demonstrations.

Summary

Aspiring oil painters can take a journey with four accomplished oil artists as they follow along with step-by-step demonstrations that feature a variety of techniques and a range of subject matter. Artists of all skill levels will appreciate the appeal of each approach as they learn to paint tropical seascapes, pastoral landscapes, dynamic still lifes, captivating animal portraits, and more. Oil Painting Step by Step walks you through concepts and techniques including underpainting, composition, plein air, and special effects, assuring you a solid foundation in this wonderful art form.

Juvenile Non-Fiction

General Subject
Art
BISAC Subject 1
Art / Techniques / Oil Painting
BISAC Subject 2
Crafts & Hobbies / Painting
BIC Classification 1
Oils
Library Subject 1
Painting; Technique.
Library Subject 2
Technique
Dewey Classification
751.45

Author Bio

Anita Hampton is a signature member of the California Art Club. Her work has won a number of awards and is featured in the American Embassy Plein Air Painting Exhibition in Madrid, Spain. John Loughlin is a New England artist whose work has won a number of awards. Specialising in capturing the natural beauty of the New England countryside, John's work is included in many corporate and private collections throughout the East Coast and nationally. Tom Swimm is inspired by the work of Van Gogh, Monet, and Hopper. His work has won a number of awards and has been featured in several California galleries, ArtExpo New York, and the APPAF Exhibition in Paris, France. Caroline Zimmermann has exhibited at the Laguna Beach Festival of the Arts for 15 years. Her work is featured in galleries in the US; in Laguna Beach, Mono County in the Sierras, Sonoma, and Mammoth Lakes.