Artist Toolbox: Surfaces & Supports

A Practical Guide to Drawing and Painting Surfaces
Elizabeth Gilbert


The surface you draw or paint on impacts everything in your artwork, from its texture and brightness to colour and durability. Artist Toolbox: Surfaces & Supports covers the drawing and painting surfaces and supports that all artists should know. You'll learn the basics and finer points of working on:

  • Canvas
  • Paper
  • Panels
  • Textiles
  • Metal
  • Glass
  • Stone

You'll also learn useful tips and techniques for preparing supports to receive media, see how to work with different media on each support and discover the most effective way to protect your finished artwork.


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    240 x 165mm
  • Publisher
    Walter Foster
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