Painting: Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor
(How to Draw
and Paint Series: Beginner's Guides)
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Learn how to paint in four different media!
Taking the first steps to learn how to paint can be a challenge, especially when
beginning artists are unsure which medium best suits them.
With this book, aspiring artists will discover the qualities and benefits of
four painting media-acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor
-making it easier for them to begin their artistic journey.
After an in-depth introduction to the tools and materials needed for each
five accomplished artists guide readers step by step through the creation of
their own works of art.
* Series: How
to Draw and Paint Series: Beginner's Guides
* Paperback: 32
by 10 inches
Baggetta has been a self-employed, professional artist since 1983. She currently
lives in Oregon and holds painting workshops.
of Jamul, CA, has taught art for more than 20 years and has received numerous
awards for her artwork at local, state, and national levels.
Tom Swimm has
felt an instinctive need to paint since his early childhood. Although he is
self-taught, he has long been inspired by the work of Van Gogh, Monet, and
and he considers these masters his teachers. Tom's first one-man
exhibition was at the Pacific Edge Gallery in Laguna Beach,
His work has also been displayed in several other California
galleries, at ArtExpo New York, and at the APPAF Exhibition in Paris,
His paintings have also appeared on the cover of Skyward Marketing's
in-flight magazine in 2001, as well as on the cover of Artist's
Magazine in 1992.
work is currently featured in several Walter Foster Publishing titles
Caroline Zimmermann of Laguna Beach,
CA, spends much of her time traveling, painting, and exhibiting abroad.