Secrets of Acrylic - Landscapes Start to Finish

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Let Jerry Yarnell teach you how to paint acrylic landscapes!

You can master landscape painting with the help of popular painter Jerry Yarnell. Jerry starts by exploring different areas of landscape painting that often create problems for beginning and intermediate artists. He'll walk you through individual studies, so you can practice and explore new techniques without ...

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Overview

Let Jerry Yarnell teach you how to paint acrylic landscapes!

You can master landscape painting with the help of popular painter Jerry Yarnell. Jerry starts by exploring different areas of landscape painting that often create problems for beginning and intermediate artists. He'll walk you through individual studies, so you can practice and explore new techniques without worrying about ruining a complete painting, then he'll show you how to apply those techniques to create finished works of art.

Learn how to:

  • Work with the right materials
  • Master all essential techniques
  • Choose, mix and apply color
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440321580
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 8/12/2012
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 360,627
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Jerry Yarnell is the author of many books, including Paint Along with Jerry Yarnell: Painting Basics. His unique style can be viewed at ArtistsNetwork.TV, as well on his popular PBS television series, Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art. Jerry also holds workshops and provides private lessons at his Yarnell Studio and School of Fine Art in Skiatook, Oklahoma.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 8

Terms and Techniques 10

Getting Started 13

Understanding Complements 21

Thumbnail Studies

Clumps of Grass 22

Weathered Wood and Wildflowers 26

Small Pebbles and Dirt 30

Stone Pathway 34

Rocks 38

Eroded Banks 42

Ocean Waves 46

Running Water 50

Reflections in Water 56

Clouds and Rainbows 62

Leafy Trees 68

Dead Trees 74

Falling Snow 78

Full Painting

High-Country Waterfall 80

Index 94

About the Author 95

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