Books tagged: oil painting

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Grandpa Smiles
Series: Natalie's Art in Stories. Price: Free! Words: 110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Art
Original oil paintings tell the story of how Grandpa watches over a little boy over the course of his life, even though Grandpa can be with him only in spirit. Gentle emotions, passionate colors, and simple words communicate an inspirational message that love lives on and family is forever. Watch the artist paint the pictures from Grandpa Smiles by clicking on the link inside the book.
No Need for an Easel or a Mahl Stick: Oil Painting for the Absolute Beginner Made Simple
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A guide for the beginner in oil painting on what to buy and how to get that brush moving. With basic exercises on colour application to alla prima, shading and glazing. Find step by step demos on painting a first landscape floral art and animal painting. With hundreds of colour images.
A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,780. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
This book contains a collection of short stories by Jimmy Earl Cooley, an nasa engineer on his life and work in Louisiana and Maryland. His imaginary friend Abigaile Interfaces with him in many faucets of his life causing adventures and misadventures.
Art eBook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Media tie-in, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
The adventures of many of John Blandly's experimental oil paintings, with commentary
Oil Painting: Painting An Autumn Landscape
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Visual & Performing Arts
Oil Painting: Painting An Autumn Landscape walks artists of all skill levels through the process of painting an autumn landscape one step at a time. Includes the artist's comments on selecting the subject for a landscape painting, deciding whether or not to draw the landscape, and choosing and preparing the painting surface. Step by step instructions detail the painting process.
How To Mix Color
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
The book will show you proven methods to mix color and 100 paint mixing formulas to practice. This book is based on standard mixing practices to mix the ideal color for your work. Learn about artists and some of their methods to mix color and create successful paintings. Also you can read about the Color wheel, 20 interesting color facts, 6 artist palettes, Painting Terms & Color Glossary.
Brief Overview: Jan van Eyck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Have you ever wanted to know more about the Flemish painter named Jan van Eyck? Are you writing a research paper about him, or are just curious as to what some of his most famous paintings are? If these questions peak your interest, then this book is for you! Over 1500 words all about the 15th century Flemish oil painter flowing out of this book.
Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters: Learn to Paint Figures and Portraits via Oil Painting Demonstrations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,060. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, 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.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps: A Step by Step Demonstration in Portraiture in Oils (after Leonardo Da Vinci)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, 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.
Why do My Skin Tones Look Lifeless? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Portrait Painting Peeves: Tips and Techniques on Oil Painting Portraits, Mixing Skin Colours, Eyes, Hair and More
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, 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.