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The art of drawing & painting horses / by Patricia Getha ... [et al.]

Contributor(s): Getha, Patricia.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Collector's series.Publisher: Irvine, United States : Walter Foster Publishing / Quayside Publishing Group, c.2011Description: 144 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9781600582370.Other title: Art of drawing and painting horses capture the majesty of horses and ponies in pencil, oil, acrylic, watercolor & pastel.Subject(s): Horses in art | Drawing -- Technique | Painting -- Technique | | Communication and mass media May2015Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 743.696655 Summary: For thousands of years, artists in cultures across the globe have been captivated by the grace and beauty of the horse, making it the subject of countless works of art. Now anyone can learn to capture the mysterious and powerful nature of this beloved animal by following the clear, easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions in this book. Whether an aspiring artist wants to draw or paint with oil, acrylic, pastel, or watercolor, this book contains all the information they need to get started. Materials and techniques specific to each of the five media in this 144-page book are clearly outlined and discussed before they are put to use in projects that any horse lover will enjoy. Beginning artists will learn all about the anatomy of the horse, features unique to different horse breeds, how to render lifelike horses in poses ranging from grazing to galloping, and much more.
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Index : p. 142-144.

For thousands of years, artists in cultures across the globe have been captivated by the grace and beauty of the horse, making it the subject of countless works of art. Now anyone can learn to capture the mysterious and powerful nature of this beloved animal by following the clear, easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions in this book. Whether an aspiring artist wants to draw or paint with oil, acrylic, pastel, or watercolor, this book contains all the information they need to get started. Materials and techniques specific to each of the five media in this 144-page book are clearly outlined and discussed before they are put to use in projects that any horse lover will enjoy. Beginning artists will learn all about the anatomy of the horse, features unique to different horse breeds, how to render lifelike horses in poses ranging from grazing to galloping, and much more.

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