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Painting Boats and Coastal Scenery

By Robert Brindley

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ISBN: 9781847971197
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): July 2009
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280 x 220 mm
INSIDE: 225 colour photographs

Boats and coastal scenery have always inspired artists. This book celebrates that inspiration and explains many aspects of painting the coast, from creeks and tidal rivers to bustling beach scenes, boats and harbours, with a strong emphasis on capturing light, mood and atmosphere. Using watercolour, oil and pastel, it looks in detail at the painting process and encourages both novice and experienced artists alike to venture forth to capture the drama and beauty of the coast and sea.

Topics covered: Step-by-step demonstrations Importance of light and how to create harmony, tone and colour Emphasis on drawing, sketching and plein-air painting Instruction on painting water and skies, as well as coastal scenes Advice on painting trips in Britain and abroad

RRP: £18.99

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