Painting Canvas for Hobby : A Beginner's Painting Guide with Easy Painting Lessons on How to Paint on Canvas So You Can Learn to Create Your Own Dramatic Canvas Artwork Just Like the Great Masters! by Sheryll Hill (2011, Paperback)
Many artists today use canvas as their painting surface of choice. Good-quality canvas can hold colors very well which helps bring about professional results. Canvas also has very good shelf-life so it can protect the quality of paintings throughout time. Canvas painting is a popular method but it can be difficult especially for beginner painters. Does this mean then that newbies need to have formal painting lessons to learn the skill? It can help, of course, but painting on canvas can be easy if you have the right guide to teach you proper techniques and helpful tips to use the painting tools and materials. There are many important lessons for learning canvas painting. First of all, you have to know how to select your medium. You also need to decide what style of painting you will practice on. Then, there is the matter of choosing your colors, how to find your light source and what details to pay attention to so you can paint that on your canvas precisely to capture real life. This book is a painting lesson written for beginner artists in particular who are interested to learn how to paint on canvas. It is an easy guide which will give you all the most important elements of canvas painting so you can learn on your own and produce impressive canvas works of art for your own pleasure, or possibly sell them for huge profits!