Oil & Acrylic (Paperback)

Flowers: Discover techniques for painting fresh and lively floral scenes (How to Draw & Paint)

By Marcia Baldwin

Walter Foster Publishing, 9781600582820, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 30, 2012

List Price: 8.95*
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In this new addition to the How to Draw & Paint series, accomplished artist Marcia Baldwin teaches aspiring artists how to paint stunning floral scenes in oil and acrylic. First, readers are introduced to all the tools and materials they'll need to get started. Then Marcia shares painting techniques specific to creating beautiful flower portraits and arrangements that burst with vibrant color. Beginning artists will learn to create a variety of flowers, ranging from water lilies and daisies to birds of paradise and poppies, by following the easy step-by-step projects.

About the Author

Marcia Baldwin is a professional artist in Florida who specializes in vibrant oil paintings. After many years working in and around art—making a living as an advertising designer, art teacher, art consultant, photographic artisan, and many other niches—Marcia opened her own art studio dedicated to fine art. Formally trained in art, she has earned both a BFA and an MFA.