Along the way, Lee shares her best tips from her 20 years of teaching experience: what colors to mix to get "skin," an easy trick for adding a hint of color to cheeks, what makes a good background, and expert advice on: • Painting ...
Author: Lee Hammond
Finally, a portrait drawing book that's "head-and-shoulders" above the rest! Paint People in Acrylic With Lee Hammond You are this close to buying the perfect book for first-time people painters! This fantastic book combines the easy-to-use medium of acrylic paints with beginner-friendly instruction designed to help you achieve realistic likenesses. With Lee Hammond's simple, step-by-step approach, you'll learn how to start with a basic foundation of color, then add layer after layer, gradually building towards a likeness. (Sound easy? It is!) A whopping 50 step-by-step demonstrations teach you basic techniques, how to paint individual facial features and, ultimately, how to accurately portray subjects of every age, complexion and ethnicity. Ten start-to-finish portrait demos bring it all together. Along the way, Lee shares her best tips from her 20 years of teaching experience: what colors to mix to get "skin," an easy trick for adding a hint of color to cheeks, what makes a good background, and expert advice on: • Painting notoriously tricky elements, like eyes, ears, teeth, hair and clothing • Capturing the look of age and the glow of youth • Working from a reference photo • Using the grid technique to simplify portraits and create an accurate preliminary sketch Even if you've never before painted in acrylics, this book will give you a great "head start" on the fun art of painting people!
This is a complete acrylic painting course right on your bookshelf. Follow along from beginning to end or refer to this guide when you need a quick lesson.
Author: Lee Hammond
Basic Acrylic Instruction—Amazing Results! This resource is packed with the best of Lee Hammond's lessons and tips on working with acrylics, including more than 80 step-by-step exercises and demonstrations that will have you creating amazing paintings in no time flat. Success is easy—just follow along with Lee! With just seven to nine pigments, you can paint anything. You'll learn how to add layers and details, one stroke at a time. Along the way, Lee 's friendly encouragement and quick tips will help you work past what she calls "the awkward stage," so you can complete your paintings with confidence. In addition to detailed information on selecting materials and mixing colors, you'll also get complete visual instruction for painting subjects of all kinds, including: • Still Life: Get proper proportions every time, using easy graphing techniques. You'll also find demonstrations for painting the tricky parts, such as glossy textures and reflective surfaces. • Landscapes: Lee shares proven tips for creating depth and realism in subjects ranging from forests and mountains to prairies and seascapes. She also shows how to paint realistic clouds, trees, water and more. • Animals: This chapter provides step-by-step guidance for painting all your favorite creatures. There's even extra instruction for getting the eyes, noses, fur and feathers just right. • People: Painting people can be especially challenging, but success is easy with basic steps and practical guidance. One feature at a time, you'll learn simple techniques for painting faces of all kinds—male or female, young or old. You'll also find in-depth guidance for creating realistic fleshtones, eye color, hair and more. This is a complete acrylic painting course right on your bookshelf. Follow along from beginning to end or refer to this guide when you need a quick lesson. Either way, after learning from a master like Lee Hammond, you won't be a beginner for long. Get started today!
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Author: Lee Hammond
Enjoy the scenery with fast and fun landscape painting! A summer sunset, a bubbling brook, a sea of golden wildflowers like nature itself, landscape painting doesn't have to be complicated to be beautiful. In this beginner-friendly guide, Lee Hammond shows you how to use a handful of colors, a simple three-step approach, and the friendly medium of acrylic to create charming landscapes throughout the seasons. • Step-by-step instructions for painting favorite landscape elements—skies, trees, grasses, mountains, water and more—provide endless mix-and-match possibilities. • 16 paint-along landscape projects can be completed quickly, using no more than 8 colors each. • Basic brushwork techniques, easy-to-learn painting methods, and lots of step-by-step instruction get beginners painting fast. One of the most popular art instruction authors out there with 20+ years of experience, Lee Hammond shares tried-and-true secrets for achieving a sense of distance, evoking mood, painting realistic textures, and much more—everything you need to turn any moment in nature into a personal work of art.
Lee Hammond. CHAPTER 8. People. Nothing is more rewarding than creating a realistic portrait of a special person. I have specialized in portraiture for my ...
Author: Lee Hammond
Instruction for Beginners - Results Like a Pro! You can learn to paint with skill and confidence. Lee Hammond makes painting with acrylics accessible and fun with sound guidance, practical tips and encouraging advice. As Lee explains, the magic of acrylic painting is in the layers. Painting in layers makes it easy to block out shapes, add details and cover mistakes. Just follow along step by step, and in no time you'll be painting a variety of beautiful subjects so realistic and detailed no one will believe you're just a beginner. Starting with the basics, Lee's masterful instruction includes: • Help with choosing brushes, paints and other materials • Easy methods for thinning paint, mixing colors and preparing surfaces • Visual explanations of color and composition • Close-up instruction for getting the details just right, including textures, shading, reflections, highlights and skin tones • 40 step-by-step painting demonstrations for painting still-lifes, landscapes, portraits, flowers, animals and more Try Lee's proven techniques and start achieving the paintings of your dreams!
As flattering as that title is, I want people to know that I do more than just draw. I love to paint! This is my third book about acrylic painting.
Author: Lee Hammond
Discover the no-fear, all-fun way to paint family pets, barnyard animals, woodland critters and exotic creatures! Paint Realistic Animals in Acrylic With Lee Hammond What do you get when you combine the ever-popular subject of animals, the user-friendly medium of acrylic, and the friendly, encouraging teaching style of Lee Hammond? A simple and fun way to start painting your favorite animals in a charming, realistic style! No previous experience? No problem! Lee's easy-going approach begins with nothing more than an assembly of spheres and a basic foundation of color. 24 step-by-step demonstrations show you how to refine these basic elements into living, breathing animal portraits, including: cats, dogs, horses, goats, cows, squirrels, rabbits, woodchucks, tigers, elephants, lions, turtles, snakes, iguanas, robins, swans, owls, and cockatoos. This book is full of expert tips for painting animal eyes, mouths, noses and ears. Learn to make fur and feathers look remarkably real, and avoid common mistakes like "humanizing" eyes. You'll find an easy trick for making accurate drawings and color "recipes" for some of the most common fur tones. Before you know it, you'll be able to paint not just the animals that roam and soar through this book, but any animal that captures your heart!
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Amy Jeynes and Jolie Lamping ) . ... a blended approach Painting landscapes Painting flowers - Drawing creatures Painting other creatures Painting people .
PAINTING Sunlit Still Lifes CARIOONING SIMPSONS Watercolor EST TIPS
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Landscapes : Posters American Style Painting Watercolours Heyman , Thérèse
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Doughcraft Sourcebook June , £ 8.99 , 0891348174 Welby ... 00041 Sketch , lan
Randle Crawshaw , Alwyn , new edn , 33196 Shades of Grey People Watson ,
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Author: New York Public Library. Art and Architecture DivisionPublish On: 2001
NA7800 R87 2001 Penney , Jacqueline , 1930- Discover the joy of acrylic painting / by Jacqueline Penney . Cincinnati , Ohio ... NC892 1365 2000 People
and portraits People and portraits . Hammond , Lee ART & ARCHITECTURE :
Author: New York Public Library. Art and Architecture Division
ART INSTRUCTION This is a good book on how to paint but an even better book
on how not to paint . ... All in a small Utah town , creating images of three books
are recommended and should people in quiet , evocative moments of their prove
popular . ... Subjects include a Greek scene with acrylics , a traditional cottage
garden Kershisnik : Painting from Life . in mixed media , a ... Hammond , Lee .
Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
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A multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,144 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, and it indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals.
Teaching : Instr oil painting , Art League Los Angeles , 69-71 . ... Bibliography :
Robert Wiener ( auth ) , Bill J Hammon , Channel 12 , Shreveport , La ; Paul
Williams ( auth ) , Who is this Hammon ?, Sun Publ , 66 ; Lee Terry ( auth ) ... Art
Gallery , Liverpool , Eng . Positions : Ed cartoonist , Liverpool Eve Express , 36-
40 ; ed cartoonist , The People , 46-48 . ... HAMMOND , RUTH MacKRILLE
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and Richard Lou : " Low Mower ... This practice ( of elaborately decorating every -
day utilitarian objects ) is similar practices of ethnically diverse poor people in the
South ... Billy Copley : “ Boy With Cow ” and “ Cow Girl ” These works were made
with acrylic paints and various kinds of ... Jane Hammond : “ Be Zany ” and “
Extravagant Reflex " My work proceeds from a conceptual system I devised as a ...