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Author Seegmiller, Don.

Title Advanced Painter Techniques
Edition First edition
Published Hoboken : Wiley, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (306 pages)
Series Serious skills
Serious skills.
Contents Advanced Painter Techniques -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Painting an Oil Portrait -- Creating a 3D Look with 2D Tools -- Considering the Result First -- Painting the Portrait -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 2: Painting Clouds, Water, and Stone -- Learning the Fundamentals of Painting a Landscape -- Painting the Clouds -- Painting the Water -- Painting the Rocky Cliffs -- Completing the Water -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 3: Painting a Rocky Surface Then Making It Look Wet -- Creating a Rocky Texture -- Painting a Wet Surface -- Painting a Gooey Surface -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 4: Painting a Fantasy Forest with the Image Hose -- Using the Image Hose -- Setting Up the Image -- Painting Trees in the Forest -- Adding Leaves to the Trees -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 5: Painting the Sleepwalker -- Painting a Night Scene -- Painting the Sleepwalker -- Painting the Eye Candy in the Image -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 6: Painting a Sea Serpent -- Using a Paper Texture for the Image -- Painting the Sea Monster -- Adding the Fog Bank -- Adding the Sea Serpent's Reflection in the Water -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 7: Red Riding Hood -- Importing the Sketch and Setting Up the Image -- Using Custom Brushes to Paint the Forest Background -- Making a Grass Paper Texture -- Building a Grass Nozzle File -- Painting Red Riding Hood -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 8: From Concept to Complete -- Defining Concept Work -- Setting Up the Image -- Setting the Mood and Tone -- Painting the Monster -- Finishing the Monster -- Painting the Foreground -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Chapter 9: Painting Shiny Baubles -- Using a Different Approach -- Painting the Face
Adding a Decorative Pattern to the Fabric -- Painting the Earrings -- Painting the Neck Rings -- Using Liquid Metal to Paint Jewelry -- Using a Custom Brush to Paint Decorative Shapes -- Creating an Amazing Background -- Finishing Touches -- Final Thoughts -- Index
Summary Don Seegmiller, BFA, is a professional artist, author, and instructor. His traditional paintings are on display at Wadle Galleries in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and his work is also featured in several editions of The Painter WOW! Book. He teaches senior-level illustration, traditional head painting, figure drawing, and digital painting courses at Brigham Young University, as well as online undergraduate and graduate courses at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco
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Subject Fractal Design painter.
Computer graphics.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 047041491X
9780470414910 (electronic bk.)