Get Started Painting - Marla Baggetta (Paperback)

Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor

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Product Details

Barcode
9781600580451
Department
Books
Released
1 Jun 2007
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Marla Baggetta
Marilyn Grame
Geri Medway
Tom Swimm
Caroline Zimmermann
Subtitle
Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Quayside Pub Group
Series
How to Draw and Paint Series: Beginner's Guides
Language
English
Number of Pages
31
Dimensions
349 x 260 x 6mm (204g)

Summary

Learn how to paint in four different media! Taking the first steps to learn how to paint can be a challenge, especially when beginning artists are unsure which medium best suits them. With this book, aspiring artists will discover the qualities and benefits of four painting media-acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor-making it easier for them to begin their artistic journey. After an in-depth introduction to the tools and materials needed for each medium, five accomplished artists guide readers step by step through the creation of their own works of art.

Non-Fiction

General Subject
Art
BISAC Subject 1
Art / Techniques / Painting
BISAC Subject 2
Art / Techniques / Painting
BIC Classification 1
Painting & paintings
BIC Classification 2
Painting & art manuals
Library Subject 1
Painting - Technique
Dewey Classification
750

Author Bio

Marla Baggetta has been a self-employed, professional artist since 1983. She currently lives in Oregon and holds painting workshops.Tom Swimm has felt an instinctive need to paint since his early childhood. Although he is self-taught, he has long been inspired by the work of Van Gogh, Monet, and Hopper, and he considers these masters his teachers. Tom's first one-man exhibition was at the Pacific Edge Gallery in Laguna Beach, California. His work has also been displayed in several other California galleries, at ArtExpo New York, and at the APPAF Exhibition in Paris, France. His paintings have also appeared on the cover of Skyward Marketing's in-flight magazine in 2001, as well as on the cover of Artist's Magazine in 1992. And Tom's work is currently featured in several Walter Foster Publishing titlesMarilyn Grame of Jamul, CA, has taught art for more than 20 years and has received numerous awards for her artwork at local, state, and national levels.Artist Caroline Zimmermann of Laguna Beach, CA, spends much of her time traveling, painting, and exhibiting abroad. BARBARA FUDURICH, JOAN HANSEN, CAROLINE LINSCOTT, GERI MEDWAY