Art techniques & principles

    AcrylicWorks 5

    Hardback £18.05

    The unparalleled competition showcase for outstanding acrylic artists! There's an old saying among artists that "value does all the work, while color gets all the credit." AcrylicWorks 5 gives value its due, showing how--in the hands of today's top artists--it brings drama to everyday subjects, conveys emotion and commands the...


    By Marion Deuchars

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists or cultures? Why does grey make a colour stand out? What colour are the oceans? Why is the yellow of lemons something to treasure? Award-winning illustrator Marion Deuchars takes us on a journey through colour, showing how its language...

    Gauguin: Artist as Alchemist

    By Gloria Groom

    Hardback Save £4.29 = £40.71

    An unprecedented exploration of Gauguin's works in various media, from works on paper to clay and furniture

    Figure Drawing Methods for Artists

    By Peter Boerboom

    Paperback £9.65

    Figure Drawing Methods for Artists demonstrates how figure in a particular posture can be assembled with a few key characteristic strokes.

    Drawing Perspective Methods for Artists

    By Peter Boerboom

    Hardback £9.65

    For laymen and professionals alike, this book offers a refreshing, simple approach to the graphic depiction of three-dimensionality.

    Figure Drawing for Concept Artists

    By 3DTotal Publishing

    Paperback £17.45

    Figure Drawing for Concept Artists is the essential life drawing primer for concept artists, by respected industry practitioner Kan Muftic.

    Paint this Book

    By John Cassidy

    Hardback £13.85

    Award-winning illustrator Thacher Hurd and John Cassidy, cofounder of the renowned publisher Klutz, include witty instructions, charming illustrations - and plenty of room to do your own experimenting. You'll learn the basics of colour blending, light and shadow, and perspective - but you'll think you're just having fun!

    Modern Painters, Old Masters

    By Elizabeth Prettejohn

    Hardback Save £4.29 = £40.71

    With the rise of museums in the 19th century, including the formation in 1824 of the National Gallery in London, as well as the proliferation of widely available published reproductions, the art of the past became visible and accessible in Victorian England as never before. Inspired by the work of...

    Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration

    By Ellen Mara De Wachter

    Paperback £17.43

    Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively

    Unpacking: The Marciano Art Foundation

    Paperback £26.45

    This first book from the Marciano Art Foundation offers an in-depth look at one of the world's premier private collections of contemporary art and celebrates its dynamic new public home in Los Angeles.

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