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Beginning Oil | Paperback | By Jan Murphy

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  • Beginning Oil - Tips and Techniques for Learning to Paint in Oil - Portolio Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Format: Paperback
  • Author: Jan Murphy
  • Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
  • Publication date: 06 Apr 2017
  • Category: Painting / Art Manuals
  • Size: 27.9 x 21.6 x 1.3 cm
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Beginning Oil by Jan Murphy


Beginning Oil's collection of step-by-step exercises and practice projects will have you painting lovely works like the classic masters in no time.

Beginning Oil is a well-rounded introduction to the art of basic oil painting. This introductory guide to the medium describes and explains everything you'll needed to paint your own oil masterpieces, including tools and materials, color essentials and theory, design and composition, still life painting, landscape painting, painting en plein air, and more.

There's no need to be intimidated by the prospect of painting with this classic medium. In Beginning Oil, the techniques are clearly explained and beautifully illustrated on each page. You will master key concepts with ease, and then put them into practice quickly. Dry, repetitive exercises on blank canvases are a thing of the past with Beginning Oil. Let this collection of step-by-step exercises serve as your instructor as you learn by practicing each technique within a larger work, making oil painting approachable and accessible and, most importantly, fun!

The Portfolio series covers essential art techniques, core concepts, and media with an approach and format that's perfect for aspiring, beginning, and intermediate artists.

About the Author

Jan Murphy was born in Palo Alto, California. Writing and illustrating books started for Jan when she was a child. Although these early books were just for fun, they started her on a path. Jan’s professional career includes being a successful graphic design consultant and art director. Her focus now is on painting. Jan's background in design shows in her painting style. She has exhibited her paintings widely and has collectors throughout the U.S.


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