Oil & Acrylic: Flowers

Oil & Acrylic: Flowers

Discover techniques for painting fresh and lively floral scenes

Format: Paperback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781600582820
Publisher: Walter Foster
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In this new addition to the How to Draw & Paint series, accomplished artist Marcia Baldwin teaches aspiring artists how to paint stunning floral scenes in oil and acrylic. First, readers are introduced to all the tools and materials they'll need to get started. Then Marcia shares painting techniques specific to creating beautiful flower portraits and arrangements that burst with vibrant color. Beginning artists will learn to create a variety of flowers, ranging from water lilies and daisies to birds of paradise and poppies, by following the easy step-by-step projects.

Marcia Baldwin is a professional artist in Louisiana who specializes in vibrant oil paintings. After many years working in and around art--making a living as an advertising designer, art teacher, art consultant, photographic artisan and many other niches--Marcia finally opened her own art studio dedicated to fine art. Formerly trained in art, she has earned both a BFA and an MFA.
Format: Paperback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781600582820
Illustrations: 100
Size: 10.25 in x 13.75 in / 260 mm x 349 mm

Tools & Materials
Painting Techniques
Color Theory
Working from Photos
Working from Sketches
Applying an Underpainting
Taking Artistic Liberties
Enhancing Backgrounds
Creating Texture
About the Author