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Dream of becoming a true artist?
Air, Water, Earth, Fire. All life on Earth depends on and survives because of the four elements of nature. Poets and painters alike have captured their allure and our desire for beauty. But how do artists render the essence of atmosphere and light, the sky, fog and mist, and wind and snow, as well as different terrain, mountains, wildfire, and festive fireworks?
About this book
Get inside the mind of an artist
All the secrets are revealed
Understand how artists get the essentials of various nature elements and raise their professional level.
About the book
Inside this book, you will find step-by-step exercises and tutorial methods on how to paint the elements in the best possible way.
The length of the book
The book consists of 240 pages and explains how over 50 contemporary artists approach this creative task in every possible style.
This book provides an analysis on each topic and its specific properties and uses. Additionally, you will find the resources, methods, and styles most suited to represent each element.
A true artists’ guide
This is magic and method all wrapped into one volume. The artists here will speak to you, so you can learn from their insight and the direction in which they pursue their artistic goals.
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