Playful Painting: People

Whimsical projects and clever techniques for painting any likeness - from family and friends to the rich and famous

Sarah Walsh
AUD $27.99
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Learn to paint fun, fresh, and vibrant portraits of yourself and your loved ones, animals, favourite celebrities, and more with Playful Painting: People!

Make creating portraits fun and easy with Playful Painting: People.
You’ll sharpen your skills with 16 step-by-step projects that will have you creating beautiful portraits of women and men, animals, and nature motifs. Whether you’re an aspiring, a beginning, or a more advanced artist, you’ll get to work with affordable, approachable tools, such as colored pencil, gouache, watercolor, pen and ink, and pencil, to create your own portraits.
Every portrait is customisable, allowing you to add your own personal embellishments. Pick up a variety of tips and techniques that will show you how to paint whimsical patterns, accessories, and famous faces. There's even a section devoted to learning how to paint a self-portrait.
Playful Painting: People isn’t just a collection of skills to learn; it’s a fun, fresh take on an age-old art form.

Author bio:

Sarah Walsh is a Kansas City based artist and illustrator. She's inspired by animals, magical creatures, coffee, music, a good story, her friends and family, bravery, vintage children's books, folk art and mid century anything. She is the author/illustrator of three Just Add Color titles from Rockport: Circus, Carnival, and Day of the Dead. Sarah is inspired by animals, magical creatures, coffee, music, a good story, her friends and family, bravery, vintage children's books, folk art and mid-century anything.

Category: Art techniques
ISBN: 9781633224698
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Walter Foster
Series: Playful Painting
Pub Date: August 2018
Page Extent: 144
Format: Paperback
Subject: Art techniques & principles