Painting Urban and Cityscapes
|INSIDE:||190 colour photographs|
Cities provide endless exciting scenes for the artist, from sun-baked cafes, rain-soaked streets, illuminated nightscapes and busy squares to quiet, atmospheric corners. This practical book explains how to paint these scenes using water-based painting materials and new techniques. With invaluable tips and advice throughout, it encourages a looser, more colourful approach to painting and shares a range of ideas for style and interpretation.
- Guide to water-based mediums including acrylic, watercolour and mixed media
- Advice on drawing, creative colour mixing and perspective
- Step-by-step instruction to techniques, including tackling a street scene, and creating and capturing the movement of people
- Showcases the work of a range of international artists
" This exciting new book explores a range of urban scenes from bright and colourful to monotonal, and settings with modern architecture as well as historic buildings. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: SAA