A very helpful and practical book for the amateur artist by one who has been oil-painting on week-ends for 12 years and...

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WEEK-END PAINTER

A very helpful and practical book for the amateur artist by one who has been oil-painting on week-ends for 12 years and shares with other aspirants knowledge gleaned from his own experiences. He discusses the pleasures of painting, the equipment and its care, color systems, how to mix paints, techniques of brushwork and types of brushes, suitable subject matter for paintings, advice on procedure. The author feels that oil is the easiest medium for the beginner, he includes other data the beginner should have. Strictly for those who want to paint as a hobby.

Pub Date: Oct. 21, 1948

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Page Count: -

Publisher: Whittlesey

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Kirkus Reviews Issue: Oct. 1, 1948