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Flowers in Acrylics

Handbook / Manual

Series: Ready to Paint

By: Wendy Jelbert (Author)

72 pages, colour illustrations

Search Press

Paperback | Mar 2009 | #210244 | ISBN-13: 9781844484256
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NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€11 approx

About this book

In this work, no drawing skills are required because full-size pull-out tracings containing the demonstration outlines are included. Whether you want to paint portraits of stargazer lilies, poppies in a cornfield or a Venetian windowbox, Wendy Jelbert makes acrylics easy to use in this guide to painting flowers.

Features include:
- hints and tips accompany the detailed step-by-step instructions;
- five complete demonstrations;
- a variety of subjects shows the versatility and vibrancy of acrylics;
- and, no drawing skills are required: full-size pull-out tracings containing the demonstration outlines are included.

Flowers in Acrylics also includes six reusable tracings to pull out.


Contents

Introduction 4
Materials 6
Transferring the image 9
Hollyhocks 10
Poppies and Daises 18
Windowbox 26
Stargazer Lilies 34
Foxgloves 40
Index 48


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Biography

Wendy Jelbert is a teacher and professional artist who works in pastels, oils, acrylics, inks and watercolours. She enjoys experimenting with different ways of using mixed media and texture and her sometimes unconventional methods often produce surprising and original results. Wendy lives in Andover, Hampshire.

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