New Bundle! Little Art Books I, II and III! Each book is intentionally small (4.5 x 5.5) so they easily fit into your bag of art supplies for quick access and easy reference. They are unique one-of-a-kind Little Books filled with all kinds of information straight from the artist. Printed on heavy stock for crisp brilliant color and protected from accidental drips and splatters with a clear vinyl.
LITTLE ART BOOK I: A Collection of Thoughts, Concepts and Ideas to Paint By is the first in the series of Little Art Books by Joyce Hicks. It is filled with bits and pieces of information personally collected by the artist as she learned how to transform ordinary landscape scenes into beautiful paintings. The kind of information that most accelerated her personal growth as an artist is now available as a companion guide to her teaching. It concludes with a step-by-step demonstration of one of her popular paintings and also includes a blank page for personal note taking on each forward facing page.
LITTLE ART BOOK II: Key Steps for Transforming the Landscape is the second in the series of Little Art Books by Joyce Hicks. This one focuses on important concepts that must be considered if your wish is to transform ordinary landscape scenes into beautiful paintings. It highlights the artists national and international workshop teachings and is the perfect companion guide to her workshops and first Little Art Book. Two step-by-step demonstrations of popular paintings are included as well as a blank page for personal note taking on each forward facing page.
LITTLE ART BOOK III: Create A Visual Language with Easy-To-Paint Shapesis the third in a series of Little Art Books by Joyce Hicks. In this one Joyce will show you how you can begin creating a personal visual language by turning complicated landscape elements into easy to paint shapes. She illustrates this by example with 5 separate landscape scenes! With practice you will learn to ignore unnecessary detail and easily change things like barns, houses, trees or distant mountains into easy-to-paint shapes. There is even a blank space on each forward facing page for your own personal note-taking!