Pastels Unleashed

Margaret Evans

Description

Margaret Evans shares her huge enthusiasm for the medium and her expertise in the properties of pastels. She demonstrates the stages: sketching in, blocking in and then building up, that lead to a successful painting, and then the dry and wet techniques that really unleash the potential of pastels. There are then six beautiful step-by-step demonstrations.

She shows how to:

  • Choose papers or use underpainting techniques to make the most of them
  • Use turpentine and how to dilute or intensify colours, and there is information of composition, perspective, painting figures and mood and atmosphere, all helping equip the reader to paint in her fantastically creative way
  • Develop painting ideas from her wonderfully inspiring photographs, workbooks and travel diaries

    Look inside the book.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    144
  • Size
    280 x 215mm
  • Publisher
    Search Press
  • ISBN
    9781844489084
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
140503
Our Price
$39.99