Beginning to intermediate painters seeking a traditional education in oil painting can find it here with this foundation course. Written by Gage Academy of Art instructor, Michael Friel, readers are led through a progression of still life lessons, starting with simple compositions that build to more complex arrangements.
Still Life Painting Atelier begins by addressing composition through thumbnail sketches and line drawings. It progresses on to painting lessons in value contrast and underpainting, brush applications, still life with limited color and beyond. Chapters are presented in a logical, progressive sequence and are complete with
The French word for "artist's studio," an atelier consists of an artist, usually a professional painter, working with a small number of students to train them in art. This book offers a facsimile of the atelier experience in your own home or studio.
Author — Michael Friel.
Hardcover. 192 pages. 9" × 11" (23 cm × 28 cm).