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Realistic Oil Painting in One Day

Realistic Oil Painting in One Day

Realistic Oil Painting in One Day
Basic Techniques to Draw Beautiful Paintings with Six Colors + White


Oil colors are beautiful to look at but considered difficult to use by beginners. This book will teach you how to draw realistic still-life paintings from zero with a limited number of colors and step-by-step instructions! All paintings are in medium to small sizes and can be completed in 1 or 1.5 days.


Chapter 1: Getting used to the painting supplies
Chapter 2: Painting with the grisaille technique
Chapter 3: Painting one still life a day
Chapter 4: Trying paintings that require one and a half days
Chapter 5: Painting backgrounds from photos


    ■ by Naoya Ohtani, edited by Tsubura Kadomaru

    ■ 257 x 190 mm / 144 pages

    ■ Published in September 2019

    ■ ISBN: 9784798619910

    ■ Japanese title: 1日で描くリアル油絵の基本 6色+白だけで多彩に描ける本格入門!

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    Rights sold to Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, South Korea


    Naoya Ohtani graduated in oil painting from the Tokyo University of the Arts. He has displayed his art in many private and group exhibitions over the years. He also teaches oil classes on Mitsubishi Pencil's online platform Lakit.


    Tsubura Kadomaru has always loved drawing and sketching, and in middle and high school was the head of the school's art club. She protected the club, that had become a manga study group and Gundam get-together, and its members, raising creators who now work in the game and anime industry. She studied oil painting in the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Tokyo University of the Arts at a time when film studies and contemporary art were thriving. She has authored, edited, and conceived dozens of drawing manuals.

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