Author(s): John Barber
Helps those who want to paint in pastels produce quality art in days. This book looks at the equipment you may need to get started and describes the basic principles of colour mixing and applying colour.
John Barber is a professional artist and designer whose work has been published by many leading publishers worldwide. His interest in art and design have led to diverse commissions, including model-making for film and TV, sculpture, and stained glass design, in addition to painting. He has lectured widely on Turner and Rembrandt, and regularly teaches painting courses near Flatford Mill in Suffolk and in La Rochefoucauld, France. John lives in London. He is the author of The Watercolor Wheelbook, Color Pencil Wheel Book, Oil Paint Color Wheel Book, Acrylics Color Wheel Book, and Pastel Color Wheel Book.
Introduction How to use this book Materials & equipment Basic techniques Gallery The Projects: Winter sunset Cliffs in sunlight Clementines still life Thames barge race House in the snow Flowering cyclamen Playing in the shallows Barn owl