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Painting on Location

Secrets to Plein Air Painting

By David Curtis

Format: Hardcover

SKU# U5873

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You’ll love this plein air painting book if:

  • You’re looking to enhance your landscape painting skills
  • You tips on how to paint and be successful on location
  • You’re an intermediate painter hoping to bring your talents to the next level

Enhance your artistic practice when you paint straight from the source!

Discover tips for a successful practice in the great outdoors in this must-have resource from David Curtis. Many artists are interested in painting outside but lack the confidence to successfully work in this way.

In this essential plein air painting book, Curtis shows you how to develop the necessary skills to take your practice outdoors. Follow along step by step as he shares every aspect of his process, from preliminary planning to appropriate painting techniques and, above all, how to capture the essence of the scene in front of you. Dive into instruction on location sketching as well as advice on essential equipment to take with you.

Order your copy today and discover . . .

  • A new book by popular and successful artist David Curtis covering both oils and watercolors
  • The confidence and guidance you need to paint outdoors
  • Practical advice and inspiration to help you make the most of plein-air painting
  • And more!

Order your copy of this essential landscape painting book today!

Additional Information

SKU U5873
Additional Feature Hardcover
Author/Speaker/Editor David Curtis
File/Trim Size 8.5 x 10.8
Format Hardcover
ISBN 13 9781440331428
Number Of Pages 128

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Develop the skills to take your painting practice outdoors and learn to paint landscapes straight from the source!

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A must have book! Review by Jeremy
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David Curtis is a master plein air painter and shares his knowledge in this excellent book. The book is full of practical advice for overcoming the complexities of plein air painting. He does not speak over your head and it's written in a way that keeps your interest. It's also full of colored photos. This book is a must have for anyone who enjoys plein air painting.

(Posted on 4/9/14)

Learn how to paint en plein air from the best! Review by Mary Bostic, Senior Editor
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David Curtis has been painting for over 50 years, and he's ready to share his painting secrets with you! Curtis has faced a number of plein air painting challenges, from the drizzly English countryside, to the bright sun of southern France, and the crowds of the city, and he can help you overcome these challenges and learn the satisfying art of painting on location. Be prepared to be inspired! ~Mary

(Posted on 8/13/13)

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