The Encaustic Art Project Book

Author: Michael Bossom
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 0855329920
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Art

Using over 155 step-by-step photographs and many inspirational examples, Michael Bossom shows how to paint a whole range of stunning pictures - vibrant flowers, incredible fantasy scenes, tranquil landscapes and luminous abstract designs. Different surfaces can be used including wood, rigid board, absorbent and sealed card, foil, and smooth, textured and tissue paper. Images can be transferred on to fabric which can then be overpainted, or embroidered and embellished with beads and collage. There are so many ways to use the pastel, bold, bright and metallic colours - the free flowing wax melts magically into patterns, borders and intricate designs or skies, trees, lakes and mountains. Each painting is unique and original and a whole range of cards and gifts can be make quickly and simply.

Wonderful Ways with Wax

Author: Jann Visser
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 1844487903
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Art

Offers projects with instructions and photographs that demonstrate different techniques for using pigmented wax to create original artwork and handicrafts such as greeting cards, gift boxes, and candleholders.

The Encaustic Studio

Author: Daniella Woolf
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781596683907
Release Date: 2012-04-24
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Award-winning encaustic artist Daniella Woolf shares her groundbreaking techniques and ideas in working with encaustic, a highly-versatile and popular mixed-media technique that unifies and brings all elements together. Inside this essential resource on encaustic art, you'll discover a thorough introduction to materials and methods, pigment exploration, sculptural techniques, and incorporating found objects. Daniella also teaches you how to compose encaustic art by layering such techniques as collage, stenciling, masking, pigmenting, and image transfers into wax, as well as how to fuse the layers with heat. You'll be inspired by a broad selection of projects and progress into extending the myriad of possibilities using encaustic techniques. The versatility of encaustic is enhanced and beautifully illustrated throughout the book. Also included in the book is a one-hour bonus DVD showcasing Daniella's expert teaching and the book's extensive techniques.

The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art

Author: Walter Foster Creative Team
Publisher: Walter Foster Jr
ISBN: 9781633223431
Release Date: 2018-02-06
Genre: Art

Featuring a wide variety of mixed media techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, ephemera, encaustics, collaging, journaling, and more, The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art is the perfect resource for artists exploring the many ways they can expand their artistic horizons with mixed media art. Each technique is presented with simple step-by-step examples of how to wield basic art tools and materials to effect both traditional and cutting-edge mixed media concepts. Artists will not only learn a variety of new concepts and techniques, but also discover how to apply them within their own mixed media projects. With so many techniques to choose from, The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art will inspire artists of all skill levels to explore the many ways they can get started with the ever-evolving, ever-popular mixed media art form.

Encaustic Painting Techniques

Author: Patricia Baldwin Seggebruch
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 1440331944
Release Date: 2013-08-09
Genre: Art

Your Comprehensive Encaustic Guidebook! Everything you need to know to get started with encaustic painting is contained inside this book. Featuring techniques and projects from Encaustic Workshop and Encaustic Mixed Media--plus a multitude of brand new projects--Encaustic Painting Techniques is the Whole Ball of Wax! Painting with wax might seem intimidating or dangerous, but have no fear. The myths of encaustic are dispelled as you discover how easy and safe this dynamic art form can be. Whether you're a beginner or a more experienced artist, you will experience new inspiration as you experiment with tar, shellac, acrylic, watercolors, paper and more. Inside you'll find: More than 40 step-by-step technique demonstrations. 20 projects to inspire gorgeous encaustic art. Dozens of tips and words of wisdom for getting the most out of your encaustic practice. Add encaustic to your creative toolbox!

Encaustic Art

Author: Jennifer Margell
Publisher: Parkstone International
ISBN: 9781785251764
Release Date: 2015-08-21
Genre: Art

Encaustic painting is one of the world’s most venerable art forms, having been practised consistently around the world since the ancient Egyptians first used it to decorate sarcophagi, and enjoying continuing popularity in the modern era with artists such as Paul Klee and Diego Rivera. In this new text, Jennifer Margell offers readers a comprehensive introduction to the medium, featuring instructive how-tos for encaustic art beginners, revealing interviews with some of the most celebrated practitioners of the medium, and a gallery featuring one of the largest published collections of encaustic art to date.

Gardner s Art through the Ages Backpack Edition Book A Antiquity

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305544895
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Art

The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years just got easier to carry. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: BACKPACK EDITION, BOOK A: ANTIQUITY, 15e is part of a six-book set that provides you with a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated tour of the world's great artistic traditions. GARDNER has built its stellar reputation on up-to-date and extensive scholarship, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, and the consistent voice of a single storyteller. Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts--all reproduced according to the highest standards of clarity and color fidelity. The Fifteenth Edition includes new images, new boxed features, updated maps, Google Earth coordinates for every artwork and site in the text, architectural reconstructions beautifully rendered by John Burge, and more. In addition, more than 40 reviewers contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. For half-year and Western-only courses, books within the six-book set can be purchased individually. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

101 Mixed Media Techniques

Author: Cherril Doty
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 9781633226937
Release Date: 2018-12-18
Genre: Art

In 101 Mixed Media Techniques, artists of all backgrounds and skill levels will learn and explore fun, cutting-edge techniques in the popular genre of mixed media art. Mixed media enthusiasts will enjoy learning the essential concepts for creating their own mixed media art—whether they are experienced in its approaches or just starting out. 101 Mixed Media Techniques features a wide variety of traditional and eclectic techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, using photos, prepping backgrounds, working with wax, using different kinds of inks, collaging, journaling, and working with encaustics. Multiple ways to use each technique are provided to inspire and nurture creative freedom in every artist. Each technique is presented in a step-by-step format, beginning with an overview of the required tools and materials. The instructions are straightforward and approachable, so artists of all levels can master them with ease. The engaging and accessible format caters to individual learning preferences, allowing artists to focus on a single technique or several at a time. Readers will not only learn a variety of techniques, but will also discover new ideas and inspiration for using the techniques in their own projects. With so many options to choose from, 101 Mixed Media Techniques has something for every artist and is sure to inspire new forms of creativity.

Grabados Japoneses

Author: Gabriele Fahr-Becker
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 3822867829
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Art

Este volumen incluye 139 grabados japoneses de tres siglos, de 43 maestros famosos de ukiyo-e, tal como se denomina la tcnica de la xilografa en Japn. Las lminas proceden de Riccar Art Museum en Tokio, la coleccin ms amplia y famosa del mundo. Ochenta y siete de ellas son piezas de gran valor que por su importancia y rareza estn calificadas de Tesoro nacional japons o Importante patrimonio cultural nacional.

The Big Book of Tiny Art

Author: Karen Libecap
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1633221792
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Genre: Art

Discover how to draw and paint beautiful, miniature works of art. The Big Book of Tiny Art is a modern, eclectic collection of miniature art. Showcasing both drawing and painting, this inspirational guidebook offers an up-close look at the art of the miniature. Beginning with an introduction to miniature art and its history, The Big Book of Tiny Art includes photographs of stunning miniature art composed to highlight and demonstrate the actual size of the artwork. Packed with amazing photography and illustrations, The Big Book of Tiny Art is not just a feast for the eyes. Alongside incredible art examples, readers will find insight and professional tips from the artists about how they work and how to achieve big impact on tiny canvases. A "small" selection of how-to projects demonstrates how beginning artists interested in miniature art can get started.

Acrylic Painting for Encaustic Effects

Author: Sandra Duran Wilson
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 1440340021
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Art

"Discover 45 innovative ways to use acrylic paints, mediums and a variety of mixed-media art supplies to achieve the look of encaustic without the wax or the heat usually required"--Back cover.

Encaustic Revelation

Author: Patricia B. Seggebruch
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 1440332959
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Art

Offers step-by-step demonstrations from nine artists that showcase innovative techniques used in encaustic painting, and features such special projects as sculpting with foam and wax, dying fabrics, and creating collages.

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015046424373
Release Date: 2002-02
Genre: American literature


Storytelling Art Studio

Author: Cathy Nichols
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 1440349355
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Mixed media (Art)

Storytelling Art Studio is the guide that will show you how to create mixed-media art that tells impactful stories. It's a creative guide for mining your own life to manifest imaginary worlds, emotional narratives and clever characters. Each chapter presents a new subject--you may paint a tree, collage a landscape or use sgraffito to create a scene. You will begin with inspirational warm-up exercises, then learn how to tell your story with a step-by-step demonstration. You'll even get to see alternate versions of the piece that explore the magic and impact of different choices." -- Back cover.

Collage Fusion

Author: Alma de la Melena Cox
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 1600613306
Release Date: 2009-12-09
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Unleash vibrant collage creations using a new process: Telamadera Fusion Collage Fusion shows you how to create meaningful art with your favorite mediums—including fabrics, paint, papers, encaustic and so much more—using the Telamadera Fusion process. Artist Alma de la Melena Cox combined the Spanish words for fabric (tela) and wood (madera) to express the combination of vibrantly colored materials that make up this beautiful technique. Clear step-by-step photos and instruction guide you through 20 techniques including how to use a wood-burning tool to add lines and details, working with fabric and paints, and incorporating beads, personal. 10 projects teach you how to incorporate Telamadera Fusion into other art forms, including encaustic, jewelry-making, quilting and more. Finished art pieces for all techniques and projects along with inspirational galleries are sure to spark your creativity. Let Collage Fusion inspire your collage creations!