Painting Basics

Painting Basics

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You can transform a blank canvas into a spectacular landscape even if you've never painted before. Jerry Yarnell--the master of popular painting--will show you how with his successful step-by-step painting techniques. You'll learn to create beautiful art, building your skills and having fun every time you approach the canvas. The lessons inside will enable you to produce 10 complete paintings and provide you with detailed information on subjects such as color mixing, applications, composition, value studies, depth perception and much more.

Whether you're a beginning, intermediate or advanced painter, Jerry Yarnell's 28 years of art experience will inspire and enrich your painting journey--a lifelong learning process full of discovery and wonder.

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, 2000.
ISBN: 9781581800364
Branch Call Number: 751.426 YARNELL
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.


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7Liberty7 Jan 13, 2014

This book was really good, and the paintings were gorgeous! I especially like the step-by-step method that Jerry Yarnell uses, and am looking forward to checking out some of his other books.


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