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Painting Expressive Pastel Portraits
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Paul Leveille
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Northlight

Presents advice and techniques for painting pastel portraits filled with light, color, and personality with eight complete painting demonstrations
Drawing Expressive Portraits
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Paul Leveille
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-15 - Publisher: Penguin

This guide encourages you to forget about creating a likeness, and instead, to concentrate on seeing and drawing the big shapes of dark and light. The likenesses will follow. In a clear, step-by-step format, with the help of nine start-to-finish portrait demonstrations, you will learn: • Easy, basic pencil and
Finding Your Style In Pastel
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Jean Hirons
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-25 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

As artists, we have choices. There are very few rules that apply across the board. We can create highly realistic paintings, or perhaps more expressive paintings, or paintings that have very little basis in reality, including those that are totally non-representational. We can record color as we see it or
Pastel Pointers
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Richard Mckinley
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-12 - Publisher: Penguin

Top Secrets for Beautiful Pastel Paintings Richard McKinley has been a professional artist for over 35 years. Factor in nearly as many years of teaching experience, and that adds up to a whole lot of know-how to share. In Pastel Pointers, he lays it all out: information on tools, materials,
Pastel Painting Techniques
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Roddon Guy
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-03-15 - Publisher: North Light Books

Introduces the student and artist to the special tonal subtlety of pastel painting, discussing its historical association with portraiture and demonstrating the visual effects of different techniques