Books tagged: art techniques

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Secrets of the Sun Sects
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,600. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
An ancient solar paradigm is revealed that embraces many ancient cultures. It is shown how the pyramids and temples were used for an eco industry. When combined with mirrors, able to make glass, metals and win wars a new view is forced. The ancients were not worshipping the sun, they were using it to support their society, art and science. Evidence comes from texts, relics, proofs and demos.
Why do My Ellipses look like Doughnuts? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Still Life Painting Peeves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Advisory art book on still life oil painting. Troubleshooting chapters include: ‘I have no interesting objects to paint,’ and ‘how do I make glass look real in my painting?’ Other solutions on offer are for issues surrounding: ellipses, perspectives, backgrounds and colour mixing. With 26 chapters, a step by step demo, glossary, over 100 images and 25,000 words.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 2
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Series: How To Draw In Six Easy Steps, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art
Step-by-step instructions for drawing a girl, woman, vampiress, robot, car, dragon, pirate, puppy Clydesdale horse, rose, orchid, and Arabian horse.
The Art of Crafting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This book provides 26 Eco-friendly craft projects pertaining to: painting, sewing, embroidery, felting, crocheting and knitting. Each project has illustrations and clear step-to-step patterns so any novice can be successful in completing a project. Remember to reuse, remake and recycle items from your own personal store. Using this theory is not only economical, but better for our environment.
Portrait Painting in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A guide for portrait painters, this book outlines 10 step by step demos on how to paint portraits in oils copied from old masters including Botticelli, Velazquez, Rossetti, Delacroix, Gauguin and more. Find preliminary chapters on preparing for portrait painting and troubleshooting common problems. Numerous techniques are explored. Contains 218 images.
Why do My Skin Tones Look Lifeless? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Portrait Painting Peeves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A troubleshooting guide for portrait painters, this invaluable guide tackles each element separately. Find sections on starting out in portraiture, common problems with eyes, different-coloured hair, noses and remedial techniques. Find out the essential pigments to capture skin tones and much more. With over 150 images.
A B C of Acrylic Painting-Sunsets
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Acrylics are an exciting medium for painting sunsets. They are also ideal for learning. In this book are three lessons beginning with the simplest sunset and moving to a more advanced sunset.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This in depth painting demo to be included within my forthcoming book, Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters, explains how to paint the Mona Lisa in sfumato with oils. With numerous images showing the painting in progress accompanied with in-depth instructions. Features include guide to dry-brushing, glazing, troubleshooting and the art materials. With 66 images.
Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An oil painting guidebook outlining 10 step-by-step demos on completing figure paintings in oil taken from old masters. Each demo comprises on average 28 images in progress and instructions. Artists featured are Da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Gauguin, Ingres, Courbet, Rubens and Cezanne. Techniques explored include sfumato, sgraffito, cangiante and scumbling.