Painting Miniatures Book by Pauline Denyer-Baker

BKW60

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Miniatures are not simply small paintings: special techniques are used to achieve their unique glow and luminosity. This book explains how to paint in detail in a small format with colour and precision. Drawing on her extensive experience, Pauline Denyer-Baker shares her passion for painting miniatures, and inspires both beginners and more experienced artists to master and enjoy this historic art form.

 

  • An introduction to the history and traditions of miniatures set by Holbein, Hilliard and Oliver
  • The importance of drawing and sketchbooks
  • Advice on materials, paints, bases and framing
  • Step-by-step demonstrations of stippling and hatching, watercolour and oil painting, and colour mixing
  • Focus on portraits, still life and silhouettes
  • Work from leading artists with a range of styles and subjects
ISBN: 9781847978400
PUBLISHED: 21/11/2014
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280x220 mm
INSIDE: 254 colour photographs
SKU BKW60
Weight 0.6710
Quantity : Pack Single
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