Paint Charming Seaside Scenes With Acrylics

Paint Charming Seaside Scenes With Acrylics

by Jacqueline Penney
     
 

Paint 16 scenes that conjure the romance of the sea

Seagulls cawing, the meeting of sky and sea, the hypnotic ebb and flow of waves breaking on the shore—it's no wonder artists are drawn to the magic of the sea. Jacqueline Penney has lived near the water and been inspired by its many moods for over 30 years. In this book, she shares her

Overview

Paint 16 scenes that conjure the romance of the sea

Seagulls cawing, the meeting of sky and sea, the hypnotic ebb and flow of waves breaking on the shore—it's no wonder artists are drawn to the magic of the sea. Jacqueline Penney has lived near the water and been inspired by its many moods for over 30 years. In this book, she shares her favorite techniques and expert tricks for capturing the atmosphere and romance of the ocean in acrylics.

  • 16 gorgeous painting projects—from beautiful sunrises and a romantic walk along the beach, to scenes featuring lobster boats and lighthouses
  • Step-by-step instruction for painting a wide range of seascape elements including waves, skies, sand dunes, reflections, driftwood, grasses, rocks, sailboats, fishing shacks and more
  • Techniques for painting pebbly beaches, ocean spray, weather-worn rocks and other realistic textures
  • Creative variations to explore, including two-piece artworks, painting with a palette knife and moonlit scenes

Complete with a gallery of finished paintings that deliver waves of inspiration to water-loving artists of every skill level.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600610592
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
12/17/2008
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
510,292
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Jacqueline Penney is a well-known artist and very successful author who has maintained her Penney Gallery/Studio on the North Fork of Long Island for the past thirty-five years. She captures the charming moods of the seascape in her colorful and inviting paintings.

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