The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting

The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting

Techniques for Rendering Sky, Terrain, Trees, and Water

Book - 2015
Average Rating:
Rate this:
A landscape painting guide for oil painters that breaks landscapes down into component elements from nature, and showcases tools and techniques used by classic and modern oil painters for bringing these scenes to life.
     Landscape painting is one of the most popular subjects for painters working in the medium of oils--from classic masters to contemporary artists. In  The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting , established Watson-Guptill author and noted instructor/painter Suzanne Brooker presents the fundamentals necessary for mastering landscape oil painting, breaking landscapes down into component parts: sky, terrain, trees, and water. Each featured element builds off the previous, with additional lessons on the latest brushes, paints, and other tools used by artists. Key methods like observation, rendering, and color mixing are supported by demonstration paintings and samples from a variety of the best landscape oil painters of all time. With  The Elements of Landscape Oil Painting , oil painters looking to break into landscape painting or enhance their work will find all the necessary ingredients for success.
Publisher: Berkeley : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2015
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9780804137553
0804137552
Characteristics: ix, 198 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at BPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top