You Can Draw or
Paint Any Subject With Ease - Even If You Have Never Drawn or Painted
Resurfaces With Over 190 Pages on Drawing, Sketching, Oil & Watercolor
Painting and Different Modes of Seeing - Revealing All The
Secrets of a True Art Master!
Most people who have
never painted before believe painting and drawing is a very difficult
skill to master - and that it's even more difficult if you believe you
have "zero talent".
There's no doubt, learning to paint and
draw can be challenging for any artist. Too often the study of art is
dull and boring, and self-study books are confusing and lacking in good
information. Frankly, the most common complaint amongst art students is
study books containing a minimum of useful information offered at the
maximum price - much better for ornament than for use!
The big problem is that most books on the
subject are filled with boring description after description, and not
enough nitty-gritty, nuts and bolts information with clear illustrations
Sound at all familiar?
Recently a manuscript by highly acclaimed
artist Alfred Daniels, has been re-discovered. Daniel's work is the secret resource many
top artists used to perfect their drawing and painting with oils and
Way to Learn Painting and Drawing
released work called “Painting and Drawing Secrets” by Alfred Daniels is
the quickest and easiest way to learn painting and drawing. Inside this
standout work you’ll get nearly 60 illustration and plates, as well as
197 pages jam-packed with nitty-gritty information, tips and techniques
to get you drawing and painting in no time. In fact,
everything any artist would need.
Section 1: Beginning to
The number one (and only!) rule when
learning to draw and paint -
The importance of
materials do the work, your hands having their way and allowing your
eyes to dictate their impressions... In other words, don't force
anything, let it happen naturally.
between various drawing media, the correct way to use them, and
which drawing supplies best suit specific projects.
- Introduction to the
three basic elements in drawing, namely line, tone
and shape - broken down and simplified using charcoal and paper.
- Learn how to develop your ability
to "see", then "draw what you see" using the "window-pane"
- How to use light and shade to
develop form in your creation.
- The secrets to mastering the
principles of perspective which apply to artists (It's not as
difficult as most of the text-books would have you believe!)
- Wonderful suggestions on how to
choose beautiful, interesting subjects to draw.
- How to create correct proportion
when drawing portraits of the human figure - and the important
role that lighting plays when creating a portrait.
- The role that tone and color plays
in black and white drawings.
How to avoid being like some other
artist, and accept your own drawing style and vision. You are
yourself, separate and distinct, and
in that lies your uniqueness.
Section 2: Watercolor
The importance of using quality
brushes, paints and papers when working with watercolors.
- Learn the correct techniques for
stretching and damping your paper before beginning to paint with
How to select
the right color palette for you.
- The tricks and secrets for
successfully applying watercolor washes to avoid streaky and
- Learn the correct techniques for
using opaque watercolor.
- Helpful tips and suggestions for
selecting beautiful subjects for watercolor and opaque watercolor
- Examples of some famous modern
watercolor artists and the particular methods they use for their
Section 3: Sketching
The best range of materials and art
supplies to pack in your satchel when sketching outdoors.
- The advantages and disadvantages of
selecting various locations for sketching and painting outdoors.
role that sunlight and light levels plays in outdoor sketching
How to avoid
sticking with fixed ideas for outdoor sketching subjects, and
allow your creative abilities to see the endless possibilities in
- Learn the step by step tips for
creating an outdoor sketch from start to finish, and the
importance of knowing what to leave in and what to leave out.
of foreground, middle and background, in creating every sketch you
that accuracy of an ever-changing ever-moving, ever-complex
nature is impossible. What is more important is getting pleasure
from observing these changes and movements in nature and trying
to express them on paper in your own way.
Learn how to
use "viewpoint" to create interesting, movement-filled sketches
- Learn the special techniques needed
for drawing people outdoors.
Section 4: Oil Painting
How to keep
your palette simple and choose the oil colors that are right for
- Learn the differences in the various
grades of oil paint, and how NOT to get confused with all the paint
tubes in your art supply store.
- Learn the secrets to successfully
mixing colors and how to avoid the waste, mess and confusion
which can result with poor mixing techniques.
- Which brushes and materials to buy,
including which type of brushes are best suited to beginners.
- Thoroughly learn the three basic
activities of oil painting -
choosing the colors to be mixed 2) mixing them so that they fuse
and handle well 3) applying them to the canvas or support with brush
Learn to make
better progress with your oil painting by studying the paintings of
Section 5: Picture Making
- How to acquire the ability
to "take things apart", by appreciating and criticizing the
great works of the past as you are making your own pictures.
Learn the key
techniques required to examine the pictures of others.
How to choose
the elements in nature that will be useful and effective on a
avoid boredom and monotony and achieve good balance in composition when placing shapes on your beginning canvas.
techniques required to
achieve depth and movement within your picture and bring it
The secrets to
turning drawings into great oil paintings.
How you can use
the "squaring-up" technique to begin a painting.
approach for getting your picture started on canvas.
Section 6: In Conclusion
The best way to prepare, fix
and frame drawings and watercolors.
Tips and techniques for framing and hanging your oil
Suggestions for further fields of study which will help improve
your understanding of painting and drawing and ultimately
improve your techniques.
and true techniques for analyzing the paintings you can view in art
galleries and museums.
As you can see, this really is the ultimate guide for drawing,
sketching and painting. Alfred Daniel's unique
principles teach you to let
your materials do the work, let your hands have their way and let your eyes
dictate their impressions. Nothing is forced, but is left to happen naturally.
After all it is quite natural to want to draw and paint.
Just imagine being able to draw and paint any subject with
ease...all from the comfort of your own home...even if you have
never drawn or painted before!
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