Oils: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

This concise guide contains all the information you need to start painting with oils! Award-winning artist and teacher Norman Long explains everything from essential materials to key techniques, for enjoyable painting and successful results. 

The handy front section covers all the essentials 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.

Book Features:

  • 10 step-by-step projects to inspire and perfect new skills
  • Drawing
  • Light, Shade and Tone
  • Colour theory
  • Covers all the basic techniques with special features of painting outdoors, composition and painting people.

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Barcode # 9781784944056
Brand Peribo Books
Shipping Weight 0.4000kg
Shipping Width 0.300m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.250m
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