LEVEL: 6th form onwards. This complete guide to painting provides a comprehensive overview of painting techniques, tools, and traditions, while fully explaining such painting fundamentals as master, non-traditional subjects, and up-to-date safety precautions. Against the backdrop of current and classic works of art, basic to advanced studio opportunities encourage students of varying ability to explore and express their own unique style and perspective. Lessons are designed to draw on a variety of instructional strategies and are carefully crafted and organised for success in creating art and mastering key concepts and skills. Revised to reflect the new art and ideas of the 21st century, this multicultural, studio rich text introduces students to: Contemporary masters; Cutting-edge works of art; Alternative colour theories; Current careers in art.
Table of Contents
Painting is Communication; Elements and Principles of Design; Working with Colour; Tempera; Transparent Watercolour; Acrylic; Oil; Pastel; Natural and Everyday Objects; The Human Figure; Natural and Constructed Environments; Non-objective Art; Student Handbook.
Gerald F Brommer and Nancy K Kinne