Painting From Photographs (Watercolor Basics) [Patrick Seslar] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Used correctly, photographs are extremely powerful tools. Most novice painters don''t know the tricks of the trade and often create boring compositions based upon photographs. Patrick Seslar reveals a number of useful
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The Art of Fresco Painting in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) [Mrs. Mary P. Merrifield] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Known for its durability, a fresco painting is created in sections on freshly laid wet plaster, allowing the painter to comprehensively portray the subject and execute designs with ease. As both the paint and plaster dry
Painting for the Gods: Art & Aesthetics of Yoruba Religious Murals [Bolaji Campbell] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book focuses on indigenous painting traditions found on ancestral shrines of Yoruba divinities collectively known as orisa in southwestern Nigeria. The devotional activity of orisa painting often enacted in honor and veneration of departed ancestors for healing
Traditional & Contemporary Chinese Brush Painting: Using Ink and Water-Soluble Media [Cheng Yan] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Using step-by-step demonstrations and his own evocative and inspirational pictures, Cheng Yan shows you how to capture the beauty and freshness of this exquisite style of painting.
Painting a New World: Mexican Art and Life, 1521-1821 [Denver Art Museum] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In the spring of 2004, the Denver Art Museum opened the largest exhibition of Mexican colonial painting ever assembled outside of Mexico. It included sixty masterpieces from public and private collections in Europe
Painting Abstraction: New Elements In Abstract Painting [Bob Nickas] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In recent years, abstract painting has developed a rich complexity that, now more than ever, rewards intensive viewing; this authoritative book guides the reader through the key issues in the field. Painting Abstraction profiles 80 of today?s most vital contemporary abstract painters
Painting Faces and Figures [Carole Katchen] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a collection of the work of 18 accomplished portrait and figure artists, was designed to help artists discover and refine their own personal styles. The painting techniques of a number of mediums and methods are explored in depth
Chinese Landscape Painting Techniques for Watercolor [Lian Quan Zhen] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Minimum stroke – maximum effect Learn how to make each brushstroke count when painting classically beautiful landscapes using a combination of traditional and modern watercolor techniques. Master artist and teacher Lian Quan Zhen shows how to blend Eastern and Western art theories