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Painting Urban and Cityscapes

By Hashim Akib

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ISBN: 9781785002687
PUBLISHED: 01/02/2017
PAGES: 128
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280x220 mm
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

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" 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. "
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Reviewed By: SAA

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