Consultant editor: Rob Pepper is a practising artist and principal of Art Academy London, an innovative art school that has taught over 20,000 students. In galleries, museums and private collections, Rob has a worldwide audience for his work. He has had solo exhibitions in London, Melbourne, Houston, Dallas and Hong Kong.
Sections include contributions from artists who are specialists in their field.
Take your creativity to the next level with the ultimate artist's bible!
Covering everything from how to draw and paint to ceramics, sculptures and printmaking, you'll get the most out of your passion for art with this beautifully illustrated artist's handbook. It also includes newer areas such as digital art and animation - perfect for modern artists!
Discover everything you need to help you release the artist within! This essential art book includes:
- All areas of visual art; including drawing, painting, 3D art, printmaking, textiles, and digital arts including photography
- Each section is written by an acknowledged expert in that field - both practising professionals and university-level teachers
- Comprehensive coverage of equipment and tools, including step-by-step sequences, where appropriate on how to use
- Techniques are illustrated in step-by-step sequences by professional artists, with basic skills leading on to more advanced techniques
Whether you're dipping in to find a specific painting technique or browsing for artistic inspiration, this artist's reference book covers all the elements of painting and drawing. Brush up on the art basics like choosing the right tool, mixing watercolours, and preparing a canvas. Take your skills further and learn how to glaze a pot, try out 3D printing and mosaic, or create a digital collage.
The Artist's Manual will help you become a more confident, creative artist. Equipment, materials, and methods are fully explained and beautifully illustrated. Perfect for artists of every skill level, you'll be creating your own masterpieces in no time with this guide to art. It's a must-have for every artist's studio!