Modern Acrylic

A playful and contemporary exploration of acrylic painting

Blakely Little
AUD $24.99
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Modern Acrylic delivers the simple concepts and painting techniques you’ll need to create exciting and expressive works of art.

Modern Acrylic delivers the simple concepts and painting techniques you’ll need to create exciting and expressive works of art. With Modern Acrylic, artists, illustrators, art students, and art hobbyists can learn how to use basic painting techniques and concepts to create expressive works of art. Youll learn to paint flowers, animals, patterns, and even how to transfer your hand-lettering skills to paint. This guide offers a lively and creative approach to acrylic paint packed with inspiring exercises and whimsical projects. Foremost a beginner’s guide, Modern Acrylic starts with a brief introduction to the tools you’ll need and continues with explanations of key painting concepts like color mixing and atmospheric perspective. Once you have a handle on the basics, it’s time to create dynamic color palettes, use basic shapes and techniques to render a range of subjects, and practice mark making and textures.Modern Acrylic is an inspiring and accessible guide to painting everything from expressive landscapes to colorful architectural gems.

Author bio:

Blakely Little is based in Charleston, South Carolina, where she uses a mixture of acrylic and oil paints as well as crayons to create colorful, modern, and bright artwork. Blakely enjoys playing with colors and patterns and has been featured in magazines and online. Learn more at www.blakelymade.com.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781633226180
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Walter Foster
Series: Modern Series
Pub Date: October 2018
Page Extent: 128
Format: Paperback
Subject: Painting & art manuals