The bottom half of the cover is a painting or a narrow street with tall buildings. Above is a grey blue band with the title written in thin, white letters. Across the top are open paint tubes in different colours.

The Oil Painters Bible

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Oil paint is such a responsive and versatile medium that no two painters need use it in exactly the same way, and since its invention in Renaissance times it has never lost its popularity with artists. Amateurs also find it appealing, both because it is enjoyable to use and because mistakes can be so easily rectified.

This compact book explains all the materials, techniques and different approaches to painting with oils. Step-by-step sequences show how to paint a range of themes, from still life to portraits and landscapes, with advice on more difficult subjects. There are also suggestions for presenting your finished paintings and how to go about getting your work seen and exhibited.

  • Learn how to use and enjoy one of the most satisfying painting mediums with this handy compact guide

  • Contains essential information on the materials, equipment, and techniques for creating accomplished works in oils

  • Step-by-step sequences show how to paint a range of themes, from still life to portraits and landscapes, with advice on more difficult subjects

  • Includes suggestions for presenting your finished paintings and how to go about getting your work seen and exhibited

 

Author: Marylin Scott

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Search Press

ISBN: 9781782213925