Harley Brown's Eternal Truths for Every Artist

Harley Brown's Eternal Truths for Every Artist

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by Harley Brown, Lewis Barrett Lehrman
     
 
Harley Brown offers artists his "truths" for painting success-the stuff he hopes they teach in art school. A well-established artist, Brown has gained a large following with his frank, no-nonsense approach to teaching art. Twelve knock-out chapters include:*What every artist should do first. Harley's own cheap and dirty way to start painting. *Composition-who needs

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Harley Brown offers artists his "truths" for painting success-the stuff he hopes they teach in art school. A well-established artist, Brown has gained a large following with his frank, no-nonsense approach to teaching art. Twelve knock-out chapters include:*What every artist should do first. Harley's own cheap and dirty way to start painting. *Composition-who needs it? See why most paintings are boring. And why a few will knock your socks off. *Working with color. Stay miles ahead of the person who skips this chapter! *Going on from here. Your greatest obstacle isn't skill... it's attitude. Plus, 30 magic solutions to common problems, 15 things to leave out of a painting, 24 painting sins and much more! Supplementing Brown's advice are more than 10 step-by-step painting demonstrations in oil and pastel. His unique offerings are sure to enlighten and entertain painters of all skill levels and backgrounds. Harley Brown lives and paints in Tucson, Arizona. He has been an award-winning member of the National Academy of Western Art since 1977. Lewis Lehrman is the founding American editor for International Artist magazine and the author of several art instruction books. He teaches at the Scottsdale Artists' School in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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ISBN-13:
9781929834068
Publisher:
International Artist
Publication date:
03/15/2001
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.81(w) x 11.48(h) x 0.75(d)

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Harley Brown's Eternal Truths for Every Artist 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I don't like most art advice books, but I have two in my studio which are my teachers and this is one of them. You find more good advice than artbabble here. Thanks for sharing your knowlege Mr. Brown
Guest More than 1 year ago
This art book has positively changed my art more than any other event in my life; including two art colleges. Harley Brown brings forth art matters that are not found anywhere else. This extraordinary 'how to' book is powerful for anyone at any level who is sincere about a strong evolvement in art. I won't let it out of my sight.