The Essential Guide to Creative Painting Skills and Techniques.
Superbly illustrated and designed, 'Collins Art Class' is the definitive instructional guide to art and painting.
This is a practical yet inspirational book for artists of all levels, from aspiring beginners who would benefit from sound advice and simple exercises, to more experienced artists who want to try out different techniques and explore new avenues.
The book is a structured painting course with candid demonstrations from top professional artists that demystify the act of painting. These artists share their successes and setbacks with the reader and offer practical tips, techniques and advice throughout the book.
Contains detailed information on materials and techniques, such as brushes, mixing colours and creating paint effects - a plunder chest of practical reference.
Winner of the Art Instruction Book of the Year Award in 2000.