Présentation de l'éditeur
A Master Artist Shares His Straightforward Approach for Capturing the Essence of Nature
One measure of a painting's success is the emotion it elicits from its viewer; William Silvers' wildlife scenes make your pulse quicken and your breath catch as you witness some of nature's most miraculous everyday moments. The midnight prowl of a wolf. . .a sea lion diving into choppy surf. . .a pride of elephants at a watering hole in the thick, dusty air. In this book, Silvers shares his secrets for capturing the drama, the atmosphere and the very essence of wildlife.
- Accessible "whole painting" approach using limited materials and multiple acrylic washes
- 15 mini-demonstrations illustrate key acrylic techniques and how to use them to best effect
- 15 complete step-by-step demonstrations feature a stunning range of animals, including golden eagles, swans, wolves, foxes, giraffes, deer, elk, black bears, polar bears, alligators and various big cats
Full of rich colors, a gripping sense of life and masterful advice for achieving the same, this book will help intermediate artists and advanced beginners achieve new levels of success and expression.
Biographie de l'auteur
William Silvers (http://www.williamsilvers.com/) is an experienced artist with twenty years of success both commercially and as a fine artist. He has worked for Disney feature animation as a background artist on films such as Mulan
, Lilo & Stitch
and Brother Bear
; for Industrial Light & Magic where he worked on Day After Tomorrow
and Star Wars Episode III
as a matte painter; and for EA Sports as Associate Art Director where he worked on titles such as the award winning game, NCAA Football.