Обложка книги Artist's Materials: All The Materials You Will Ever Need To Make Art

Artist's Materials: All The Materials You Will Ever Need To Make Art

ISBN: 1552979946;
Издательство: Firefly Books Ltd
Страниц: 288

Book DescriptionA comprehensive and useful handbook for all artists. Artist's Materials is a detailed, accessible and comprehensive reference to all the materials available for drawing and painting. The book provides a brief history of the materialsfocusing on those that have been used for generations -- such as oil paint and ink -- and art surfaces such as paper, canvas, wood and others. Each material is discussed in terms of cost, suitability, and drying times. The book covers every medium in detail along with illustrated techniques and tools: - Brushes of every size, shape and bristle type - Pencils, graphite sticks and powders, charcoal and felt pens - Pens and inks for drawing and calligraphy - Pastels: soft, hard, oil, pencil and conte sticks - Watercolor effects, papers and media - Gouache, tempera and powder paints - Acrylics; Liquitex acrylics and modeling media - Oils, additives, glazing and more - Mixed media combinations that work. Detailed...