Acrylic Painting For Dummies
Part I: Getting Acquainted with Acrylics.
Chapter 1: Acrylics Are Awesome!
Chapter 2: Setting Up Supplies: Brushes, Surfaces, and Palettes.
Chapter 3: All About Paints and Mediums.
Part II: Exploring Tricks and Techniques.
Chapter 4: Basic Painting and Finishing Techniques.
Chapter 5: Building Your Repertoire with Quick Tricks and Techniques.
Chapter 6: Drawn to Paint — Even if Your Drawing Skills Need Work.
Part III: Finding the Fun in Fundamentals.
Chapter 7: Taking a Quick Color Tour.
Chapter 8: Design of the Times: Design Elements and Principle.
Chapter 9: Putting the Pieces Together: Composition.
Part IV: Acrylic’s Versatile Styles.
Chapter 10: Letting It Flow: Creating a Watercolor-like Landscape.
Chapter 11: Laying It On Thick: Painting Like the Oil Masters.
Chapter 12: Thinking and Painting Abstractly.
Part V: Projects for Different Surfaces.
Chapter 13: Creating Collages and Transfer.
Chapter 14: Cool Projects for All Types of Surfaces.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 15: Ten (Plus One) Genres: Figuring Out What You Want to Paint.
Chapter 16: Ten Ways to Get the Creative Juices Flowing.