Each project comprises an image of the finished painting presenting a challenge. This is followed by a list of the art materials required to complete the painting. Step by step images and instructions follow. A tip is thrown in at the end. If the painting does not go to plan, an in-depth troubleshooting section may help.
|Painting completed within the Artist's Garden in Oils|
My book will show the artist does not have to shell out a lot of money to purchase the art materials needed. An in-depth guide on what to purchase and how to prepare the art surfaces for painting provide the proper groundwork prior to tackling each project within See screenshot below to get an idea of how the interior of the new large edition version looks. The image on the left shows the finished projects within.
|Guide to Painting in Oils in your Garden|
A preliminary demonstration exploring light.
18 step by step projects, with full colour illustrations of the painting in progress plus corresponding instructions, a challenge and a tip. Each project is assigned a level: 1, 2 3 and 4 for guidance. Various oil painting techniques are explored, namely: alla prima, scumbling, impasto, glazing, palette knives and sgraffito.
A troubleshooting chapter offering guidance if the painting does not go to plan.
A chapter on what art materials to buy for the demonstrations.
A chapter on how to prepare the art surfaces for painting.
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