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Series: Acrylic Tips & Techniques

Creative Acrylic Landscapes


by Wendy Jelbert

  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 27 July 2009
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781844481712
  • Carton Qty: N/A
  • Size: 8.5 x 11.5 inches
  • Illustrations: 200
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $19.95
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With six detailed demonstrations, dozens of terrific tips and instructions on all the elements that make up the landscape, this practical guide makes acrylic painting easy and fun to do.

Wendy Jelbert shares her expertise in working with acrylics and in creating beautiful, convincing landscapes. There is information on what materials to buy, how to use sketches and photographs, how to look at landscape shapes and how to use tone and composition to good effect. Wendy demonstrates a variety of acrylic techniques and explains elements of the landscape such as foregrounds, distances and skies. There are six beautiful step-by-step demonstrations with clear photographs and instructions for readers to follow.

Table of Contents

Using sketchbooks12
Using photographs14
looking at landscape shapes16
Basic techniques22
Foregrounds and distances28
Variations on a theme34
Coastal scene36
Golden Woodland56
Cows by river66
lake garda76
us forest scene86

Also by this author:
Watercolour Landscapes Step-by-Step

Watercolour Landscapes Step-by-Step

By Geoff Kersey & Wendy Jelbert

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