How to Paint
A Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolors, Acrylics, and Oils
Anyone can learn to paint! You might be surprised by how easy it is.
This practical step-by-step guide helps beginners quickly achieve immediate and impressive results. Thirty-eight step-by-step projects each illustrate a different painting technique, using watercolors, acrylics, or oils. Readers learn to paint landscapes, still life, people, flowers, animals, buildings, and more.
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- Comprehensive introduction to painting for aspiring artists, written for complete beginners
- 38 step-by-step projects, each teaching a different essential technique, from backruns and blending to painting "alla prima"
- Practical advice on choosing the best materials and equipment to get the most out of your painting
- Inspirational galleries and essentials to help develop your artistic skills
- Over 350 photos in beautiful color, to take you through every step of the process
- Learn watercolors, acrylics, and oil paintings, with all aspects explored