Get Started Painting

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Get Started Painting

Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor

By Marla Baggetta; Marilyn Grame; Geri Medway

Walter Foster Publishing, Paperback, 9781600580451, 31pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2007


Learn how to paint in four different media Taking the first steps to learn how to paint can be a challenge, especially when beginning artists are unsure which medium best suits them. With this book, aspiring artists will discover the qualities and benefits of four painting media-acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor-making it easier for them to begin their artistic journey. After an in-depth introduction to the tools and materials needed for each medium, five accomplished artists guide readers step by step through the creation of their own works of art.

About the Author
Marla Baggetta has been a self-employed, professional artist since 1983. She currently lives in Oregon and holds painting workshops.