An introduction to art techniques / Ray Smith, Michael Wright, James Horton
- Smith, Ray, 1949-
- New York : Dorling Kindersley in association with the Royal Academy of Arts, 1999.
- 1st pbk. ed.
- Physical Description:
- 479 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Wright, Michael, 1955-
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
- The DK art school
- Drawing -- Perspective -- Watercolor -- Pastels -- Oil painting -- Acrylics -- Mixed media.
- This illustrated reference for the enthusiastic beginner and the experienced artist covers drawing, perspective, watercolors, pastels, oils, acrylics, and mixed media. Close-up, step-by-step color photographs show artworks being created, revealing the secrets of how professional artists produce their work. The book includes a wide range of specific topics from mixing watercolors to blockprintmaking, tonal drawing, oil painting in layers, experimental techniques, materials, and much more. The text is written by artists who specialize in each particular medium.
- 0789451514 (pbk.)
- Includes index.
Description based on surrogate.
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