Have you ever stared at a blank canvas and thought, now what? Author Tesia Blackburn has come to the rescue with Acrylic Painting With Passion, a book that's sure to get your creative juices flowing whether you're a painting novice or a seasoned artist in a dry spell.
The techniques in these pages are designed to make the acrylic painting process fun and rewarding. You'll find more than 20 exercises incorporating methods such as collage, color mixing, simple offset printing, layering, and a lot more.
But perhaps the most important part of this book is the inspiration it provides. Blackburn shows you how to add play into your studio time via chapters such as Leaving Perfection Behind, Speed Painting, Fifteen "What-Ifs," and Working With Words. Finding time to create art can be a challenge, and Blackburn helps with this, too, by suggesting ways to find manageable chunks of time to feed your painting passion. Three interviews of accomplished acrylic painters are added to provide motivation straight from the source.
Add Acrylic Painting With Passion to your artist's bookshelf and your work is sure to grow and your spirit to thrive.
Author — Tesia Blackburn.
Hardcover. 128 pages. 8¾" × 11¼" (23 cm × 29 cm).