For thousands of years, artists in cultures across the globe have been captivated by the grace and beauty of the horse, making it the subject of countless works of art. Now you can learn to capture the mysterious and powerful nature of this beloved animal by following the clear, easy-to-follow projects in The Art of Drawing & Painting Horses .
Learn how to paint a stunning Appaloosa, a magnificent Arabian, an elegant Friesian, and many other breathtaking breeds. Whether you want to draw or paint with oil, acrylic, pastel, or watercolor, this book contains all the information you need to get started.
The Art of Drawing & Painting Horses features lessons from five artists using different media, perfect for the beginner experimenting with multiple approaches. Different drawing and painting techniques are also included, specific to painting anatomy, different breeds, poses, and more.
Materials and techniques specific to each of the five media are clearly outlined and discussed before they are put to use in the projects. You'll learn all about anatomy, features specific to different breeds, how to render lifelike horses in poses ranging from grazing to galloping, and much more.
Authors — Patricia Getha, Janet Griffin-Scott , Lesley Harrison, Cindy Larimore, and Elin Pendleton.
Paperback. 144 pages. 9" × 12" (23 cm × 31 cm) .