In September 04 six titles in Collins’ market-leading best-selling series of art instruction books will be relaunched with a fresh new cover design.The relaunch will be headed by a brand-new title, Learn to Paint Landscapes in Oils.
Landscapes are one of the most popular painting subjects among amateur artists and oils is the traditional painting medium.
Melanie Cambridge’s paintings are attractive and accessible and in this book she demonstrates all the basic techniques for painting successful landscapes in oils.There are many practical exercises and step-by-step demonstration paintings of a variety of different landscapes and seascapes, featuring mountains, lakes, meadows, buildings and water. In addition, there are useful sections on oil techniques, colour mixing, composition, creating recession and painting skies and trees, and how to add buildings and figures to your landscape paintings.
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Landscapes in Oils is well-planned, easy to follow, beautifully produced and offers excellent value for money -- Leisure Painter Magazine, September 2004About the Author:
A successful artist and art instructor, Melanie runs workshops and painting holidays both in the UK and abroad, teaching mainly in oils and acrylics. She is also a professional associate of the SAA and an exhibiting member of Guilford Art Society.
Melanie has written several books, all published by Collins alongside a DVD with APV Films. Melanie's latest book, 30 minute Oils was published in February 2010.
Melanie's website, www.melaniecambridge.com, gives details of her exhibitions and courses.
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