Learn to Paint Coloured Pencils is a new title in HarperCollins’ successful new-look Learn to Paint series. The book covers traditional coloured pencils (crayons), water-soluble graphite pencils, watercolour pencils and pastel pencils.
Coloured pencils, once associated mainly with children and then adopted as a creative tool by designers and illustrators, are now an increasingly popular medium among leisure painters. They are very practical, versatile and easy-to-use – ideal for beginners. Here David Cook looks at all aspects of using coloured pencils to paint various popular subjects. Several step-by-step demonstrations are also included. The book features:
guidelines on choosing materials
clear, practical advice on coloured pencil techniques
a variety of subjects, including landscapes, buildings, people, animals and birds.
stage-by-stage demonstration paintings
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Discover the excitement of painting with coloured pencils under the expert guidance of well known professional artist and teacher David Cook.
Colour: helpful advice on choosing and applying colours
Techniques: close up details showing how different effects are achieved
This easy to follow guide includes everything you need to know to get started on this absorbing pastime:
• Advice on equipment and materials
• Hints, tips and techniques
• Simple exercises
• Step by step demonstrations
David Cook is a professional artist, well known for his work in coloured pencils. His work is exhibited throughout the UK and he holds regular painting courses and workshops. He has written numerous articles for The Artist magazine and his work was featured in Chromacolour, published by HarperCollins in 1996.
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Book Description Collins, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 11.00x8.50x0.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk000413320X
Book Description Trafalgar Square Publishing, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000413320X
Book Description Trafalgar Square Publishing, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 000413320X