You will love this book if:
- You want to learn how to paint abstractly
- You are interested in taking your art into a new direction
- You want to explore new techniques in pastel and acrylic
Step into your own abstract frame of mind today with Abstract Art Painting. Combine pastel and acrylic paint and enter into the realm of tactile, intuitive excitement. After getting to know the basic materials, follow along a combination of step-by-step exercises exploring color theory, how to develop an underpainting to bring structure and depth into your art, how to tap into your emotions for more expressive paintings, how to use symbolism, and much more! Author Debora Stewart will help you take your work into a new direction while developing our own personal style.
Inside Abstract Art Painting you will:
- Explore pastel and acrylic techniques
- Understand how to work in a series
- Discover the benefits of expressing your ideas abstractly
- Work with photos for inspiration
About the Author
Debora L. Stewart's pastels have won awards from Pastel Journal Magazine, International Artist Magazine and the Pastel Society of America. She has exhibited her paintings in Chicago, Denver and throughout the Midwest. Stewart's work is in private and public collections including the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and she has been an art educator for over thirty years.
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