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Painting Landscapes

By Kevin Scully

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ISBN: 9781785003837
PUBLISHED: 22/03/2018
PAGES: 128
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280x220 mm
INSIDE: 165 colour paintings

The landscape is probably the most popular theme for artists, and this book takes you through the fundamental concepts and techniques necessary for painting the natural world. It presents a vast range of practical information and advice for both beginners and more experienced painters; it will help them develop their knowledge and skill in painting the landscape both in the studio and also when working en plein-air. From initial planning through to finished paintings, you will be shown how to tackle this vast and exciting subject.

  • Explains the preparation process essential for establishing good composition
  • Advises on materials and equipment , from sketchbooks and paints to easels
  • Covers the crucial elements of tonal values, colour, shape and perspective
  • Demonstrates a variety of techniques for oil and acrylic painting
  • Includes the work of several established contemporary landscape artists
  • Suggests ways of encouraging self-motivation and inspiration

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" This is an enjoyable book, and an attractive survey of a perennially popular subject covers all aspects of landscape painting. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: The Artist

" This is an enjoyable book that covers every aspect of landscape painting. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: The Artist

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