Walter Foster's classic How to Draw and Paint series provides aspiring artists with an exceptional array of art instruction books featuring all subject areas and media. Each title includes easy step-by-step exercises as well as finished illustrations or paintings that will inspire artistic talent in anyone.
Packed with practical information, helpful tips, and fundamental techniques, the How to Draw and Paint series offers a complete library of resources to which artists of all skill levels can refer again and again.
Discover how easy oil painting can be with 14 stunning demonstrations
Find out what materials and colors you'll need to get started painting right away
Choose your favorite subjects--from still lifes, flowers, and landscapes to street scenes, buildings, portraits, and more
Follow along step-by-step to create textural, color-filled works of art
Learn the secrets of composing with the color white and "suggesting" details
Master the techniques for painting with a palette knife