Just Paint It!: The World's Most Enjoyable Painting Course. Ever!

Just Paint It!: The World's Most Enjoyable Painting Course. Ever!

by Sam Piyasena, Beverly Philp




For anyone who has ever gazed longingly at a set of artist's paints and brushes in a store and wished that they knew where to begin, this is the book for them. This companion to Barron's Just Draw It! relies on the belief that anyone can paint, and encourages readers to not only learn, but to experiment and play with their art. Every exercise in this unique manual can be performed by artists at all levels of training and ability.
  • All exercises are designed to inspire, motivate, and break down any fears about painting
  • Covers a variety of techniques and approaches to expand and improve painting skills
  • A powerfully effective art course that never feels like a set of tedious drills

    Lessons cover a number of subjects, including color, tone, light and shade, compositions, textures, patterns, surface, and paint quality. Illustrations on every page in color and black and white.
  • Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9780764166549
    Publisher: B.E.S. Publishing
    Publication date: 03/01/2014
    Pages: 160
    Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.70(d)

    About the Author

    Sam Piyasena is an illustrator and photographer who has worked for major clients, including Nike and Universal Records. He has taught illustration at several art colleges and has conducted international art workshops.

    Beverly Philp is a freelance illustrator whose commissions include work for magazines, publishing houses, and design companies. She has worked as a lecturer, teaching illustration, at several universities.

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