Techniques and Textures
Vliet, Rolina van (Book - 2013)
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This is the fourth and most technical book on abstract art by Rolina van Vliet. In comparison to its predecessors it takes a more in-depth look at the practical nature of abstract art. With a detailed explanation of the technical aspects of painting, the book covers figurative elements, composition and construction work specifically. Abstracts Techniques and Textures is a comprehensive handbook for amateurs, professionals, teachers and students alike to learn the intricacies of painting abstracts. It features 50 studies detailing dozens of techniques and textures readers can use to practise achieving abstract and non-figurative painting. The book also includes more than 350 selected images to inspire and guide the reader's eye.
Authors: Vliet, Rolina van
Title: Abstracts
techniques and textures
Publisher: Tunbridge Wells :, Search Press,, 2013
Characteristics: 159, [1] pages :,color illustrations ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Rolina van Vliet
Notes: "Originally published in the Netherlands as Abstracts, Het spel met techniek en textuur by De FonteinTirion Uitgevers, 2012"--Colophon
Contents: Abstract and abstraction
The 'abstract painting method'
Primary visual elements
Secondary visual elements
Play and practice
Getting started
Structuring your work
Study information
Technique and texture
Technique in pictures
Water-based and mixing techniques
Application techniques
Additions, relief and background techniques
Collage, integration and print-and-stamp techniques
Drawing, sketching and line techniques
Mixed techniques and freestyle painting
Over to you
ISBN: 1844489558
Branch Call Number: 751.4 V871at 2013
Subject Headings: Painting, Abstract Technique Painting, Abstract
Topical Term: Painting, Abstract
Painting, Abstract
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