Abstracts: 50 Inspirational Projects


Search Press - Beginners will love the way Rolina encourages experimentation - there are no rules, and more experienced artists will find much here to inspire them. Rolina van vliet is an enthusiastic teacher, with 50 stunning projects, and she offers a brilliant insight into what makes good paintings, each accompanied by expert tips and a full palette of exciting and fun techniques.

Whether you want to purely abstract your ideas, flowers, such as landscapes, or music, or whether you want to base your pictures on subjects that interest you, thoughts and feelings into colour and mood, you will find much to guide and fascinate you here. Where do you find inspiration for an abstract painting? How do you start? What materials should you use? Are composition and perspective important? These questions and others are answered in detail in this impressive book, with a clarity that guarantees success.

Abstracts: 50 Inspirational Projects - With help on what materials to use and how to use them, textured, vibrant, collaged, she includes many photographs illustrating different ways to create smooth, powerful and atmospheric abstract art. Search Press UK.

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Painting Abstracts: Ideas, Projects and Techniques


Search Press 9781844483365 - Clear, this book contains instructions for 65 abstract paintings that you can get to work on straightaway, challenging and inspiring, with no previous experience. Rather than providing step-by-step instructions, each of the exercises consists of information on method, materials, composition, technique, imagery and structure which will direct you to the finished piece while at the same time allowing your creativity to flow.

. All the basic information relating to picture elements, theme and design is provided at the start of the book, composition, together with an exploration of the meaning of abstract painting, and its importance as a means of self-expression and creativity. Search Press UK.

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Abstracts: Techniques & Textures


Search Press - Used book in Good Condition. This is the fourth and most technical book on abstract art by Rolina van Vliet. The book also includes more than 350 selected images to inspire and guide the readers eye. With a detailed explanation of the technical aspects of painting, the book covers figurative elements, composition and construction work specifically.

Search Press UK. It features 50 studies detailing dozens of techniques and textures readers can use to practise achieving abstract and non-figurative painting. In comparison to its predecessors it takes a more in-depth look at the practical nature of abstract art. Abstracts techniques and textures is a comprehensive handbook for amateurs, professionals, teachers and students alike to learn the intricacies of painting abstracts.

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Realistic Abstracts: Painting abstracts based on what you see


Search Press - Search Press UK. Used book in Good Condition. It has been described as the 'grey' area between figurative and abstract painting, yet there is nothing dull about this style, as the numerous colourful examples in this book show. This book introduces the concept of realistic abstract painting - a loosely impressionistic form of painting that leaves much to the imagination of the viewer.

Aimed at those with some experience of painting, all the examples in this book use various forms of water-based media, including gouache, acrylics and watercolours. Designed to inspire, this book will stimulate your imagination; encourage you to try out the various methods described; and help you develop your own way of painting in this exciting style.

Realistic Abstracts: Painting abstracts based on what you see - Search PressUK. The subject, is executed with freedom and fluidity, though recognisable, resulting in a painting that is far from photographic.

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Abstract Explorations in Acrylic Painting: Fun, Creative and Innovative Techniques


North Light Books - Discover fresh takes on stenciling, sponging, making and working with gesso. Used book in Good Condition. At the heart of the book, 8 start-to-finish painting projects put it all together. Search PressUK. Achieve wonderfully original patterns using resist pens, mouth atomizers and India ink. 10 like a diving board for creativity, Abstract Explorations in Acrylic Painting will help you plunge joyfully into artmaking.

North Light Books. Heavily illustrated and filled with exciting ideas you won't find anywhere else, Abstract Explorations in Acrylic Painting will inspire you to paint, experiment, play. And come away with some of your best work yet! Search Press UK. Use razor blades and applicator bottles to create distinctive linework.

Abstract Explorations in Acrylic Painting: Fun, Creative and Innovative Techniques - When you don't have anything to lose but a few minutes and a little piece of paper, you'll find that you paint more fearlessly, absorb new concepts faster and enjoy yourself more. Step-by-Step Instruction. Experiment with clear Tar Gel, pour paint with pipettes, work over top a "failed" painting.

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Abstract Painting: The Elements of Visual Language


Jane Davies Publications - Search PressUK. As you examine line, you become more aware of the elements that make up a painting, texture, and color in detail, pattern, depth, shape, and better able to observe your own work without judgment and self-criticism. Abstract painting: the elements of Visual Language examines and articulates a vocabulary of visual elements from which you build images, abstract or otherwise.

Used book in Good Condition. Generously illustrated with over 200 color images, this book will open your eyes to a whole new way of seeing your paintings as they develop, allowing you to be more personally expressive and authentic in your artistic expression. North Light Books. Search Press UK.

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Abstract Nature: Painting the natural world with acrylics, watercolour and mixed media


Search Press - Search Press UK. The book covers the variations through all seasons, teaching the reader to see the natural world with creativity and a fresh new perspective. North Light Books. Used book in Good Condition. Austrian artist waltraud Nawratil shows you how to combine a love for nature with a passion for expressive painting.

It is divided into helpful sections to teach the reader how to use acrylics, watercolours or airbrushing, bark and leaves, as well as natural materials such as sand, to create captivating pictures full of colour and vitality. There is a wealth of stunning abstract pieces by Waltraud which will provide inspiration for more experience painters as well as the beginner.

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Paint Party Level 1 - Happy Abstracts: Fearless Painting for True Beginners! Learn to Create Vibrant Canvas Art Stroke-by-Stroke


Leisure Arts - They’re perfect to tuck into a gift or pass to a friend. This guide is for true beginners, as well as more seasoned painters, looking to explore a new painting style. Search Press UK. As an added bonus, etta vee’s colorful artworks adorns 14 pullout cards at the back of your Happy Abstracts book. Burn bright and beautiful with bold hues and daring brushwork as you paint along with stroke-by-stroke photo guides.

Search PressUK. Everyone has an artist within them and a unique perspective to offer the world! Happy Abstracts is an explorative painting guide by colorful artist EttaVee, Jessi Raulet where you’ll learn to create bright and uplifting abstract art on canvas. North Light Books. There’s no better way to feed your creative soul than by exploring new ways to stretch your mind and creativity.

Paint Party Level 1 - Happy Abstracts: Fearless Painting for True Beginners! Learn to Create Vibrant Canvas Art Stroke-by-Stroke - Each card has an uplifting quote on the back and they’re perforated for easy removal. Used book in Good Condition. Pick up a brush to create vibrant and unique canvases for your home as you stride into the world of EttaVee Art with these 6 colorful abstract paintings: Bright Brush Strokes, Monochromatic Glam, Multi Canvas Strokes, Art Heart, Expressive Abstract Sky, and Artful Paper.

Journey through six projects, where you’ll be encouraged to explore abstract painting with a playful and open mind. Let’s get creative! Search Press UK.

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The Artist's Journey: Bold Strokes To Spark Creativity


Artist's Journey Press, The - Overcome your fears to live your deepest life. North Light Books. From artist, psychiatrist and founder of The Artist's Journey courses in creativity: the path to the art and life you've dreamed of. It brings up everything, especially fear and yearning. Slay self doubt and say YES to your artist's journey. You've got paintings inside you waiting to be expressed.

Start your journey of self expression today. Say yes to finally expressing your deepest art, art that expresses you. Search Press UK. Paint with confidence and finally express YOU in your art. Art is about exploring wonder and the unknown, the terra incognita of the soul. You want to express YOU in your art. Have you always dreamed of being an artist? why put off following your dreams? Are you ready to set out on a journey of self-discovery? To develop strength, clarity, and skill as an artist? The time to create your art is NOW.

The Artist's Journey: Bold Strokes To Spark Creativity - Is an inspirational exhortation with psychological and philosophical underpinnings, to move you closer and closer to your deepest self expression in your art and life. Invest in YOU. Grab the book and devour it as if your creative life depends upon it. If you want a comprehensive, clearly explained, psychologically sophisticated map and self-help guidebook for your creative self-expression, start here with The Artist's Journey.

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The Art of Abstract Painting: A Guide to Creativity and Free Expression


Search Press - Filled with inspired instruction, beautiful, thought-provoking, this detailed guide shows how to compose dramatic, and evocative abstract paintings. North Light Books. Search Press UK. Search PressUK. While focusing on the goal of developing the creativity and self-expression inherent in each individual, the approach is unique in that there are no step-by-step instructions.

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Creating Abstract Art: Ideas and Inspirations for Passionate Art-Making


North Light Books - Used book in Good Condition. Search PressUK. Familiar obstacles such as "i don't know what to paint" or "How do I know if this is good?" are easily set aside as you explore fun exercises such as connecting dots, automatic drawing, shadow hunting, working with haiku poetry paintings and much more. A creative & inspiring guide to abstract painting.

Overcome the familiar obstacles of "I don't know what to paint!" & "How do I know if this good?" with this. Search Press UK. Write your own artistic license and start Creating Abstract Artyour way, today! Search Press UK. Celebrate your own nonconformist place in the world of art. Going far beyond standard notions of developing an abstract "style" or particular "look, " Creating Abstract Art unleashes the numerous possibilities that abound in your creative subconscious.

Creating Abstract Art: Ideas and Inspirations for Passionate Art-Making - So turn off the noise in your head, follow your own instincts and delight in what emerges!40 exercises exploring original ideas and inventive techniques for making abstract art. Projects can be done in any order and with nearly any materials--start working right away on any project that grabs your attention!50 contemporary artists share diverse work and viewpoints on the process of working abstractly.

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