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The Complete Oil Painter

Author : Brian Gorst
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A guide to oil painting provides information on materials, tools and equipment, techniques, form and color, and themes.

Complete Oil Painter

Author : Brian Gorst
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Equally suitable for spontaneous work as well as for large ambitious studio paintings, oils are perhaps the most versatile of all paints. And yet for many painters, their use is shrouded in mystery, while others regard them as difficult medium. This book sets out to show that, with proper instruction, nothing could be further fom the truth.

The Complete Oil Painting Book

Author : Wendon Blake
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Every basic oil painting operation demonstrated step-by-step.

The Complete Oil Paintings of Edward Hopper

Author : Edward Hopper
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The complete oils of arguably America's best and probably America's most "American" artist.

The Complete Oil Painting Course

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A guide to oil painting containing information on materials and equipment, and the correct techniques for approaching color and tone, shape and form, composition and still life, portraits, landscapes, and animals

The Contemporary Oil Painter s Handbook

Author : Clifford T. Chieffo
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Oil Painting Techniques and Materials

Author : Harold Speed
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"In any exhibition of amateur work . . . it is not at all unusual to find many charming water-colour drawings, but . . . it is very rarely that the work in the oil medium is anything but dull, dead, and lacking in all vitality and charm." — Harold Speed Such provocative assertions are characteristic of this stimulating and informative guide, written in a highly personal and unique style by a noted painter and teacher. Brimming with pertinent insights into the technical aspects and painting in oils, it is also designed to help students perfect powers of observation and expression. Harold Speed has distilled years of painting and pedagogical experience into an expert instructional program covering painting technique, painting from life, materials (paints, varnishes, oils and mediums, grounds, etc.), a painter's training, and more. Especially instructive is his extensive and perceptive discussion of form, tone, and color, and a fascinating series of detailed "Notes" analyzing the painting styles of Velasquez, Reynolds, Gainsborough, Franz Hals, and Rembrandt. Nearly 70 photographs and drawings illustrate the text, among them prehistoric cave paintings, diagrams of tonal values, stages of portrait painting, and reproductions of masterpieces by Giotto, Vermeer, Ingres, Rembrandt, Titian, Reynolds, Gainsborough, Hals, Giorgione, Poussin, Corot, Veronese, and other luminaries. In addition to these pictorial pleasures, the author further leavens the lessons with thought-provoking opinion. Clear, cogent, and down-to-earth, this time-honored handbook will especially interest serious amateurs studying the technical aspects of oil painting, but its rich insight into the mind and methods of the artist will enlighten and intrigue any art lover.

Oil Painter s Solution Book Landscapes

Author : Elizabeth Tolley
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The must-have reference for every oil painter! Spend less time reading and more time painting with award-winning artist and instructor Elizabeth Tolley as she answers over 100 of the most pressing questions artists have about painting landscapes in oil. The handy Q&A format covers everything from basic brush techniques to deciding what to paint first while on location. Learn how to: Choose the right materials for you. Prepare indoor and outdoor workspaces. Design spectacular compositions. Select eye-catching color for visual impact. Paint with new brushstrokes and techniques.&break;-Evaluate your own work. Including 10 mini-demonstrations to help refine your technique and 7 complete step-by-step projects, the Oil Painter's Solution Book - Landscapes is one reference no painter can be without! Popular landscape questions include: What type of palette should I use? How do I divide space in my painting? How does light change at different times of day? Can I work back into a dry painting? How can I see and correct mistakes? Get the answers to all these questions and more!

Complete Guide to Oil Painting

Author : Ernest Fiene
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Covers the various aspects of oil painting and its technique applied to still life, landscape, figure, and portrait painting.

Oil Painting Workbook

Author : Stan Smith
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Clear instructions, advice and step by step demonstrations to enable beginners to build up their painting skills.

The Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Author : Barrington Barber
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Versatile and expressive, oils are the most popular media for artists who want to learn to paint. Professional artist and inspirational teacher Barrington Barber works with their strengths in The Fundamentals of Oil Painting. The perfect guide to an absorbing activity, the book covers everything you need to know, from investing in the right equipment and making those first marks on canvas to developing the range of subject matter available to you. In addition, Barrington Barber shows how paintings can be broken down into simple steps, whether the subject is a still life, a landscape or a human portrait. His engaging style and inspiring examples will encourage you to take up your brush and experiment for yourself.

Oils

Author : Norman Long
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Learn how use oil paints with this clear and simple guide. Accomplished artist and teacher Norman Long explains all the basics and shows you how to master this versatile, vibrant medium so you can produce beautiful paintings full of life and colour. A handy front section covers all the practical stuff, from choosing the right materials to essential techniques. Ten step-by-step tutorials then guide you through a range of subject matter, from still life to landscapes and figures, providing a thorough grounding in painting with oils. Each tutorial is broken down into key stages, with clear step-by-step photography and easy-to-follow instructions. There are also special features on composition, painting outdoors and painting people. Throughout, Norman gives plenty of tips and practical advice to help you make the most of your paints. AUTHOR: Norman Long BA, MAFA studied at Blackpool and Fylde College, Newcastle University and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. In addition to over thirteen solo shows, his work has featured in distinguished group exhibitions in the USA and throughout the UK, including the BP Portrait Award. He is the winner of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters' de Laszlo Award and Artist and Illustrator's Artist of the Year 2013. SALES POINTS: * 10 step-by-step projects to inspire and perfect new skills * Covers all the basic techniques with special features of painting outdoors, composition and painting people * Oils are the most popular medium for painting 190 colour photographs

The Complete Book of Painting and Drawing

Author : Gerald Woods
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A creative guide for aspiring artists covers the fundamentals of perspective, composition, color, and tone in a clear and informative format, highlighting four main sections including drawing, pastels, watercolor, and oil painting.

The Painter in Oil

Author : Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
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A wealth of insights for amateurs and professionals encompasses materials, principles, and applications. Topics include canvases, easels, brushes, paints, drawing, perspective, light, shade, still life, portraits, and landscapes. 64 illustrations.

Art Recreations

Author : Levina Buoncuore Urbino
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The Painter in Oil A Complete Treatise on the Principles and Technique Necessary to the Painting of Pictures in Oil Colors

Author : Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
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BOOKS of instruction in the practice of painting have rarely been successful. Chiefly because they have been too narrow in their point of view, and have dealt more with recipes than with principles. It is not possible to give any one manner of painting that shall be right for all men and all subjects. To say ""do thus and so"" will not teach any one to paint. But there are certain principles which underlie all painting, and all schools of painting; and to state clearly the most important of these will surely be helpful, and may accomplish something. It is the purpose of this book to deal practically with the problems which are the study of the painter, and to make clear, as far as may be, the principles which are involved in them. I believe that this is the only way in which written instruction on painting can be of any use. (From the Preface) Get Your Copy Today!

Oil Painting

Author : Angela Gair
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It's the medium of the masters--so join the great painters from Rembrandt to Pollack. You can minimize your expense by starting out with only the essentials, and by comparing grades of paint, brushes, palettes, supports, and accessories to find the best value for your needs. A gallery of paintings by contemporary artists will inspire you to cover each step, from brushwork to underpainting.

The Complete Guide To Art Materials and Techniques

Author : Caroline West
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Confused by the vast array of art materials out there? Unsure how to distinguish between those you must have to create your art and others that might be a wasted expense? Looking to try out a new medium but don't know where to start? If so, you've come to the right source! The Complete Guide to Art Materials and Techniques is the ultimate guide through the maze of art materials available, and an invaluable reference for aspiring artists and accomplished professionals alike. Using the right tools and materials are a cornerstone of success for amateur and expert artists alike. With a broad choice of mediums discussed in depth, everything from airbrush artists to tempura painters are covered. Every artist is provided a comprehensive analysis of the function and performance of the most popular art materials in the market today, including oils, watercolors, inks, acrylics, canvases, palettes, papers, and much more. Organized by medium, each chapter contains practical information about basic composition, tools, and methods of application plus step-by-step demonstrations. Specifics are branched out upon, such as the use of thickness in oil painting or how to draw without a brush in print making. Features a cross comparison of all the primary products available within each medium group: the characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, and costs of each product are detailed, enabling you to decide for yourself which products are worth investing in and which are not. So take this field guide to the practical side of creating art and take the guess work out of your artistic vision.

Complete Course in Oil Painting

Author : Olle Nordmark
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This is a new release of the original 1960 edition.

Euan Uglow

Author : Catherine Lampert
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“I am trying to find out why a subject does look so marvelous, and trying to make that sensation manifest on a flat surface.”—Euan Uglow