Painting Books

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. Torch-Fired Enamel Jewelry: A Workshop in Painting with Fire
    1. Torch-Fired Enamel Jewelry: A Workshop in Painting with Fire by Barbara Lewis Published: August 31, 2011 Score: 10.51
  2. Color and Light: A Guide for the Realist Painter
    2. Color and Light: A Guide for the Realist Painter by James Gurney Published: November 30, 2010 Score: 3.49
  3. Van Gogh: The Life
    3. Van Gogh: The Life by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith Published: October 18, 2011 Score: 2.39
  4. Acrylic Revolution: New Tricks and Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium
    4. Acrylic Revolution: New Tricks and Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium by Nancy Reyner Published: March 30, 2007 Score: 2.3
  5. Imaginative Realism: How to Paint What Doesn't Exist
    5. Imaginative Realism: How to Paint What Doesn't Exist by James Gurney Published: October 20, 2009 Score: 2.11
  6. Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice
    6. Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice by Mitchell Albala Published: November 17, 2009 Score: 0.96
  7. Facial Expressions: A Visual Reference for Artists
    7. Facial Expressions: A Visual Reference for Artists by Mark Simon Published: June 1, 2005 Score: 0.62
  8. Plaster Studio: Mixed-Media Techniques for Painting, Casting and Carving
    8. Plaster Studio: Mixed-Media Techniques for Painting, Casting and Carving by Stephanie Lee and Judy Wise Published: May 30, 2011 Score: 0.54
  9. Mastering Composition: Techniques and Principles to Dramatically Improve Your Painting (Mastering (North Light Books))
    9. Mastering Composition: Techniques and Principles to Dramatically Improve Your Painting (Mastering (North Light Books)) by Ian Roberts Published: November 29, 2007 Score: 0.52
  10. Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits: More than 500 Color Combinations for skin, eyes, lips & hair
    10. Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits: More than 500 Color Combinations for skin, eyes, lips & hair by William F. Powell Published: November 1, 2006 Score: 0.5
  11. Creative Paint Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists: Experimental Techniques for Composition, Layering, Texture, Imagery, and Encaustic
    11. Creative Paint Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists: Experimental Techniques for Composition, Layering, Texture, Imagery, and Encaustic by Ann Baldwin Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 0.44
  12. Rethinking Acrylic: Radical Solutions For Exploiting The World's Most Versatile Medium
    12. Rethinking Acrylic: Radical Solutions For Exploiting The World's Most Versatile Medium by Patti Brady Published: December 29, 2008 Score: 0.42
  13. The Complete Watercolorist's Essential Notebook: A treasury of watercolor secrets discovered through decades of painting and experimentation
    13. The Complete Watercolorist's Essential Notebook: A treasury of watercolor secrets discovered through decades of painting and experimentation by Gordon MacKenzie Published: October 19, 2010 Score: 0.41
  14. Alla Prima: Everything I Know About Painting
    14. Alla Prima: Everything I Know About Painting by Richard Schmid Published: November 1, 1999 Score: 0.39
  15. Paint Watercolors that Dance with Light
    15. Paint Watercolors that Dance with Light by Elizabeth Kincaid Published: October 29, 2008 Score: 0.38
  16. Lord of the Rings Sketchbook
    16. Lord of the Rings Sketchbook by Alan Lee Published: September 5, 2005 Score: 0.34
  17. Portrait Painting Atelier: Old Master Techniques and Contemporary Applications
    17. Portrait Painting Atelier: Old Master Techniques and Contemporary Applications by Suzanne Brooker and Domenic Cretara Published: March 9, 2010 Score: 0.33
  18. How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself: Experimental Techniques for Achieving Realistic Effects
    18. How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself: Experimental Techniques for Achieving Realistic Effects by Nita Engle Published: July 10, 2007 Score: 0.32
  19. Landscape Painting Inside & Out
    19. Landscape Painting Inside & Out by Kevin D. Macpherson Published: December 1, 2009 Score: 0.31
  20. Classical Painting Atelier: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice
    20. Classical Painting Atelier: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice by Juliette Aristides Published: April 1, 2008 Score: 0.27
  21. The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted: Guided Lessons for Beginners and Experienced Artists
    21. The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted: Guided Lessons for Beginners and Experienced Artists by Kathleen Lochen Staiger Published: July 1, 2006 Score: 0.26
  22. Dk Art School: Introduction to Acrylics
    22. Dk Art School: Introduction to Acrylics by Ray Smith Published: June 18, 1998 Score: 0.25
  23. One Drawing A Day: A 6-Week Course Exploring Creativity with Illustration and Mixed Media
    23. One Drawing A Day: A 6-Week Course Exploring Creativity with Illustration and Mixed Media by Veronica Lawlor Published: October 1, 2011 Score: 0.24
  24. Why Cats Paint: The Ethics of Feline Aesthetics
    24. Why Cats Paint: The Ethics of Feline Aesthetics by Burton Silver and Heather Busch Published: September 1, 2006 Score: 0.23
  25. Creative Illustration Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists: Seeing, Sketching, Storytelling, and Using Found Materials
    25. Creative Illustration Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists: Seeing, Sketching, Storytelling, and Using Found Materials by Katherine Dunn Published: November 1, 2010 Score: 0.22

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  2. Landscape Painting Books
  3. Watercolor Painting Books
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  5. Oil Painting Books
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