In this helpful book, professional artists Anita Hampton, Michael Obermeyer, Kevin Short, and Tom Swimm guide you through the process of painting beautiful landscapes—from initial drawing to finished, detailed landscape painting. The book covers important aspects of landscape painting, such as composition, color schemes, and perspective, as the authors show you how to render eight charming landscapes in oil or acrylic paint, step by step. Full of inspiring images and invaluable tips from the pros, this look at a traditional genre is an essential aide to any beginner.
• Learn how to paint landscapes in oil and acrylic by following along with easy step-by-step lessons
• Discover techniques specific to painting depth, atmospheric perspective, reflections, and other landscape elements
• Observe a variety of different ways to approach landscape painting as you learn from four talented artists, each with thier own unique style