Painting with Pastels: Easy Techniques to Master the Medium

Posted By : bookwyrm | Date : 13 Jun 2013 18:34:12 | Comments : 5 |

Painting with Pastels: Easy Techniques to Master the Medium By Maggie Price
2007 | 128 Pages | ISBN: 1581808194 | PDF | 97 MB

Come enjoy the art of pastel painting with beloved workshop instructor Maggie Price. In this step-by-step guide, she teaches you everything you need to know to make the most of this accessible art form. From selecting the right materials to learning the fundamentals of composition, Maggie starts with the basics and progresses to 21 complete pastel demonstrations that detail specific painting techniques and effects.
You'll learn how to:
  • Create depth and movement with color
  • Paint using a range of strokes
  • Blend colors to create luminous skies, reflections and more
  • Underpaint to achieve brilliant light and deep shadows
  • Mix pastels with watercolor and gouache to create fluid effects
  • Create new compositions from photographs

In addition to step-by-step guidance, you'll be inspired by the work of ten nationally renowned pastel artists. Their contributions to this book illustrate the limitless possibilities of pastel painting and offer additional insight for working with this versatile medium. Maggie also includes dozens of helpful sidebars to help you save time, avoid mistakes and work more efficiently.
With its blend of visual instruction, thorough guidance and breathtaking artwork, this is the only guide you need to experience the joy and satisfaction of painting with pastels.


Posted By: saro Date: 14 Jun 2013 05:33:12
Hi my friend,

The file is not useable. It will be great if you re-upload. Thanks
Posted By: bookwyrm Date: 14 Jun 2013 12:28:17
I check it now. Book is ok!
Posted By: Jacquot51 Date: 15 Jun 2013 09:10:04

I must agree with saro. The book is unreadable. Acrobat displays an error message "There was an error processing a page. There was a problem reading this document (110)."
Posted By: HazelEyes Date: 16 Jun 2013 17:44:41
Yes, there is Error 110 when opening the book with Adobe Reader XI.
Sumatra PDF opens it well.
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Posted By: lomaloma Date: 02 Sep 2013 23:41:09
404-Not found

Would you be kind enough to re upload this wonderful share please?