The Acrylic Painter will take you on a complete course on acrylic painting, covering classic approaches and new innovations for a medium that's widely embraced by both beginners and experienced artists for its versatility, quick-drying properties and non-toxicity.
Celebrated artist and School of Visual Arts instructor James Van Patten shows how acrylics provide painter with a vast range of possibilities for producing highly expressive art. Readers will learn how to use acrylics to create a wide variety of effects in everything from non-representational works to painterly realism and photorealism.
This book includes expert guidance on materials, tools, processes and more, and comes with detailed step-by-step technical demonstrations to guide you through the range of techniques.
- 176 pages
- By James Van Patten
- Perfect for all abilities
- Includes step-by-step instructions
The Acrylic Painter