The Artist's Handbook

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DK Pub., 2003 - Art - 384 pages
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This new edition of the 1987 classic contains updated text and brand new, beautiful, full-color images. Step-by-step projects and glowing reproductions of the great masters inspire readers to expand their vision and experiment with creative techniques. The text is designed to instruct, inspire, and broaden the skills of anyone interested in all aspects of art from drawing, painting, and printmaking to digital media and applied techniques.

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im 12 years old and i was looking around my school library and i saw this book. its so cool. and its so intersting. One of the best ive read, i mean it gives you these tips and their so use ful!!
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An excellent beginner's introduction to various media and their basic uses; the section on health and safety was also extremely useful, as the section on pigments was interesting. Read full review

Contents

PAINTING
118
PRINTMAKING
229
CONSERVATION AND FRAMING
327
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Smith is an award-winning artist who teaches at prestigious UK institutions including the Chelsea School of Art and Exeter Art College.

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