The Encyclopedia of Oil Techniques : A Unique Visual Directory of Oil Painting Techniques, with Guidance on How to Use Them Paperback
Part of the 2017 edition Encyclopedias series
A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional and award-winning artist, Jeremy Galton. Ideal for artists of all skill levels, this A-Z reference covers a multitude of topics concerning oil painting.
The book is divided into two sections: the first provides step-by-step demonstrations that guide artists through a variety of techniques, from basic colour mixing through to creating special effects such as peinture a l'essence and sgraffito.
The second part focuses on themes, illustrating how individual artists tackle a number of common subjects, including landscapes, buildings, portraits, still life, skies and water. This resource provides a wealth of stimulating ideas to help artists - both amateurs and veterans - develop their own oil-painting style.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, 300 Illustrations, color
- Publisher: Search Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/11/2017
- Category: Painting & art manuals
- ISBN: 9781782215950