Playful Painting: Paint Your Pets

More than 20 fun and clever painting projects for animal lovers

Faye Moorhouse
AUD $27.99

Create art that is fun, spontaneous, and unstructured with Playful Painting: Paint Your Pets. Paint and illustrate your favourite pets and animals in gouache, pencil, ink, and more!

From an affectionate French Bulldog and astute Boxer to a sassy tabby cat, if you love animals and art, then your tail will be wagging with each of our easy-to-learn lessons and the humour that goes with them. You’ll be an expert in gouache, pencil, and ink in no time!

Playful Painting: Paint Your Pets is the first title in Walter Foster’s new compact and portable Playful Painting series, and it is aimed at artists, doodlers, and painting enthusiasts. There has never been a better time to learn to paint and illustrate whimsical portraits of your pets and favourite animals! Startup is easy, with minimal tools and materials required.

You’ll be inspired to create when you see our gallery of dozens of cute cat and dog breeds (plus mixes!) as well as birds, pigs, rabbits, and other favourites. Then, when you’re ready, dive into exclusive bonus content to see how to use finished artwork in fresh and clever ways.

Artist Faye Moorhouse illustrates this book in her signature friendly, quirky style. Not an artist? Playful Painting: Paint Your Pets is a perfect gift for the animal lover in your life and a must-have for anyone who’s shared their life and living space with furry or feathered friends.

Author bio:

Faye Moorhouse is a full-time illustrator near Brighton, England. In addition to mixed-media art made from gouache, pencil, and ink, Faye also works with paper, ceramics, and enamel. In 2011, she received the Design & Art Direction award for 'Best New Blood,' and she’s twice been shortlisted for the Serco Prize for Illustration. Faye has created illustrations for The New York Times and she's been featured by The Huffington Post, Design Sponge, and others.

Category: The arts
ISBN: 9781633223387
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Walter Foster
Pub Date: August 2017
Page Extent: 144
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: The arts