Barron’s brand-new Painting Class books are set up in an instructional format that simulates a formal classroom course at a typical art school. Like all titles in this series, Acrylic Painting is divided into five separate sections. The topics covered are
Acrylics are plastic-based tube pigments capable of producing vivid colors and dramatic textural effects on canvas or paper. This book instructs in the many styles students can achieve with acrylic paints, and concludes with step-by-step projects in still life, landscape, cityscape, and human figure paintings. Color illustrations on most pages.