Ten Landscape and Wilderness Art Books

Ten Landscape and Wilderness Art Books

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Title: Californias Wild Edge

A new collection from the artist behind Tamalpais Walking and The High Sierra of California -This new volume captures the beauty of the California coast from Mendocino, Point Reyes, and the San Francisco Bay down through Carmel, Big Sur, ...
Author(s): Tom Killion Gary Snyder
ISBN 13: 9781597142991
Pages: 176
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Title: The Sea Painter's World: The New Marine Art of Geoff Hunt

Author(s): Hunt, Geoff
ISBN 13: 9781844861422
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Title: Impressionists in Their Gardens

Author(s): Caroline Holmes
ISBN 13: 9781851496532
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Title: Painting Sunlight and Shadow with Pastels: Essential Techniques for Brilliant Effects

Infuse your paintings with light and life!

Whether you work outdoors or indoors, understanding the effects of light and shadow is key to making your art lifelike and engaging. Rather than providing a one-size-fits-all recipe for painting light, this book shows you how to capture the particular ambient qualities of any scene before you, be it a gloriously clear morning, a rainy afternoon, or the joyful dance of sunlight on water.

  • Master pastel artist Maggie Price shares techniques for painting beautiful light, rich shadows and convincing reflections.
  • 10 step-by-step demonstrations tackle a diversity of lighting situations, encompassing various weather conditions and times of day.
  • Five contributing artists explore different styles, approaches and subjects, including landscapes, water scenes and people.
  • Concepts are demonstrated with pastel but are applicable to any medium.
An illuminating read for beginning and experienced artists alike, this book will help you engage your viewer by achieving that captivating sense of being there."


Author(s): Maggie Price
ISBN 13: 9781440303913
Pages: 128
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Title: Landscape Painting in Pastel

From the first ferns unfurling in spring to the flaming red foliage of fall and the snow-blanketed quiet of winter, master pastel artist and teacher Elizabeth Mowry offers both beginners and seasoned artists alike a fresh approach to ...
Author(s): Elizabeth Mowry
ISBN 13: 9781440343100
Pages: 160
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Title: Painters of Grand Tetons National Park

A survey of the long history of artistic interpretation of the Teton Range and Jackson Hole area, this book is timed to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the formation of the National Park Service in 2016 and its early efforts to ...
Author(s): Donna Poulton James L. Poulton
ISBN 13: 9781423617693
Pages: 288
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Title: Painting the Faces of Wildlife Step by Step

Author(s): Kalon Baughan, Brook McClintic Baughan
ISBN 13: 9780891349624
Pages: 128
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Title: Painting the Southern Coast

The beauty and spirit of coastal landscapes and waterways captured and celebrated during a lifetime
Author(s): West Fraser
ISBN 13: 9781611176940
Pages: ooks#volumes"
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Title: Paint Charming Seaside Scenes With Acrylics

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.
Author(s): Jacqueline Penney
ISBN 13: 9781600610592
Pages: 128
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