Painting Atmospheric Acrylics

By John Hammond

For acclaimed artist John Hammond, profitable work marry convinced strategy to a powerful evocation of person sensibility and an absolutely learned experience of position. during this stunningly illustrated advisor, formerly published in hardback as "Free Expression in Acrylics", that includes a hundred of his personal work, Hammond unearths the secrets and techniques of discovering remarkable matters and explains tips on how to deliver appealing scenes to lifestyles by using layout, colour, and composition. every one bankruptcy ends with a close "picture research" within which the artist dissects one in every of his personal work to spotlight the key issues of the chapter.

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