The Art of Gouache: An Inspiring and Practical Guide To Painting With This Exciting Medium : Book By Jeremy Ford




An inspiring and practical guide to painting with Gouache by Jeremy Ford.
  • An inspiring and practical guide to painting with Gouache by Jeremy Ford.
  • 90 beautiful colour illustrations
  • Three simple step-by-step projects


This book is a highly practical step-by-step guide to working with gouache. Not only does this book teach and inspire novice painters, but it also introduces more experienced artists to the advantages of using this much overlooked, but wonderful, medium.

Gouache is water-based, quick-drying and can be painted light over dark as well as dark over light. Ideal for the beginner, it can be used thinly in a watercolor style, or more thickly as with oils or acrylics.

This guide covers all the materials and tools required and has a comprehensive techniques section that includes overlaying colors, color blending and troubleshooting.

Experienced author Jeremy Ford takes you through three simple, step-by-step projects, each showcasing a unique style of painting with gouache. Numerous finished paintings are included to demonstrate the range of subjects, styles and techniques that you can achieve. While offering practical examples, this book encourages you to develop your own style of painting using this exciting medium.

  • Size: 216 mm x 280 mm
  • Format: Paperback, 144pp
  • ISBN-13: 9781782214540
  • Publisher: Search Press


Product CodeBKS476
To Use WithGouache
PublisherSearch Press
Books & Magazines : SubjectPainting
Books & Magazines : Author/ArtistJeremy Ford
Weight (kg)0.618000


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