Author: newyorker Nicola Twilley on the second annual Art and Olfaction Awards: The influence of smell over emotion is precisely what makes it an exciting artistic medium. “With scent, you can create a really immediate, really visceral response,” Allison Agsten, the curator of public engagement at the Hammer Museum, in Los Angeles, and a Sadakichi judge, […]
Author: uselessweaponry a labyrinth of wet paper. 11” x 14” ink on paris paper. ?? *i’ve recently become obsessed with fountain pens. more peculiar than this, though, is that i became obsessed with watching fountain pen videos on youtube. and maybe more peculiar than me watching fountain pen videos is that there are plenty of […]
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
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 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
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting [Wendy Beckett] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. “The story of painting is one that is immensely rich in meaning, yet its value is all too often hidden from us by the complexities of historians. We must forget the densities of 'history' and simply surrender to the wonder of the story.” –Sister Wendy Beckett
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting in 450 masterpieces–reproduced in full color–chronicles the developments and movements in painting over the past 800 years from Gothic to Renaissance
Encaustic Art: The Complete Guide to Creating Fine Art with Wax [Lissa Rankin] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With a history that stretches back to the hauntingly beautiful mummy portraits of Greco-Roman Egypt, encaustic art is now enjoying a renewal of popularity among artists and art lovers alike. Today
Complete Guide to Watercolor Painting (Dover Art Instruction) [Edgar A. Whitney] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
The author of this superb guide was not only a renowned watercolor painter but also a brilliant teacher with an unmatched talent for conveying to his students the techniques and aesthetic philosophy underlying great paintings. Years after becoming award-winning painters themselves
Mixed Media Painting Workshop: Explore Mediums, Techniques and the Personal Artistic Journey [Jean Pederson] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
The artistic journey of a lifetime! Are you interested in adding a bit of mixed media to your artwork but unsure exactly how? Mixed Media Painting Workshop takes the fear out of artistic experimentation and instead celebrates the journey
Art of Acrylic Painting: Discover all the techniques you need to know to create beautiful paintings in acrylic (Collector's Series) [Walter Foster Creative Team] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
'This inspiring instructional book combines projects from some of our most popular How to Draw and Paint and Artist’s Library series titles into one handy volume. The Art of Acrylic Painting is a comprehensive collection that features the work of many accomplished artists