Author(s): Simon Jennings
The definitive artist's reference guide and comprehensive sourcebook of art materials and painting techniques, now available in a modern paperback edition.
The Complete Artist's Manual covers all the elements of painting and drawing from materials to techniques, colour composition and media - the ultimate artist's bible.
In addition, it contains a structured painting course with simple exercises developing into more advanced projects, with demonstrations by well-known practising artists who share their experience and expertise with the reader.
Drawing and painting media
Drawing and sketching
Colour and composition
What to paint - getting started
The artist's studio
Glossary and directory
The Complete Artist's Manual is visually rich and exciting, practical and comprehensive - no artist's studio should be without it.
' A work of art in itself' The Artist magazine
Simon Jennings trained at the Royal College of Art, London and has been a visiting lecturer at a number of leading art schools. He has conceived and designed many books on art and design, including Collins Artist's Manual and Collins Artist's Colour Manual.