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Figurative Painting with Collage

By Rod Judkins

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ISBN: 9781785000744
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 04/04/2016
PAGES: 144
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 280x220 mm
INSIDE: 189 colour photographs

Collage is an innovative and exciting technique that invigorates the artistic process through unusual associations and dislocated imagery. This practical book shows how collage can be used to portray the figure in new and challenging ways. Written for both novices and experienced artists, it explains the fundamental techniques used to manipulate different paints and collage, whilst encouraging experimentation and individual development.


  • Guide to the materials, including papers and glues
  • Practical exercises and instructions explain techniques, including how to transfer processes, use mixed media and add tone
  • Advice on developing painting from sketches, photographs and found images, and how to experiment with a wide range of image-making strategies
  • Traces how collage was first used by cubists Braque and Picasso, and introduces contemporary methods and ideas, including photographic imagery>
  • Illustrated with nearly 200 images to show the diverse range and depth of collage in figurative painting

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