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Search Press Art Books

We have an absolutely fascinating and inspiring collection of Search Press art books right here at Pegasus Art. Whether you are looking for a gift for someone who might have a growing passion about art, or indeed are looking to teach yourself some new techniques, you will be sure to find something of interest within this array of art books.

Search Press Art Books For a Variety of Subjects

The great thing about the Search Press art book range is that, because there are so many options, there will be the ideal art book for practically anyone. From focusing on birds to portraits to human anatomy to landscapes to abstract nature pieces and more, there will be helpful and effective guides here which will take you through the steps of so many different kinds of drawing and painting.

Expert Guides on Techniques & Methods

These expert guides will give directions for every aspect of the job at hand, whatever kind of painting or drawing it is that you are wanting to learn about. From the early stages of gathering references, to the matter of using the correct materials, to the business end of techniques to be applied when you are actually in the painting or drawing process, these handy art books will offer crucial and practical support all the way through till you have your finished product.

Fantastic Creatures and How to Draw Them by Kev Walker Fantastic Creatures and How to Draw Them by Kev Walker
£12.99
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Fantastic Creatures and How to Draw Them by Kev Walker Perfect for the imaginative youngster, this drawing art book is also a sketchbook and journal. Try your hand at drawing a swamp dragon, sabre-tooth tree cat or troll! 160 Pages; 250 illustrations Interactive sketchbook-journal by renowned comic book artists and illustrator Kev Walker, helping you master the art of drawing 30 beasts inspired by…
The Encyclopedia of Acrylic Techniques NEW The Encyclopedia of Acrylic Techniques NEW
£12.99
1 in stock
The Encyclopedia of Acrylic Techniques Pages 176, Illustrations 300 A unique visual directory of acrylic painting techniques, with guidance on how to use them by Hazel Harrison A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional artist Hazel Harrison. Ideal for artists of all skill levels, this exhaustive reference covers a multitude of topics concerning acrylic…
The Encyclopedia of Oil Painting Techniques The Encyclopedia of Oil Painting Techniques
£12.99
1 in stock
The Encyclopedia of Oil Techniques  NEW Pages 176 300 Illustrations A unique visual directory of oil painting techniques, with guidance on how to use them by Jeremy Galton Ideal for artists of all skill levels, this A-Z reference covers a multitude of topics concerning oil painting. The book is divided into two sections: the first provides step-by-step demonstrations that guide artists through a v…
The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques NEW The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques NEW
£12.99
1 in stock
The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques  NEW Pages 176 300 illustrations A unique visual directory of pastel painting techniques, with guidance on how to use them by Judy Martin A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional artist Judy Martin. Many manuals on pastel painting take for granted the use of traditional soft pastels, a dry medium that provides the…
The Encyclopedia of Printmaking Techniques by Judy Martin The Encyclopedia of Printmaking Techniques by Judy Martin
£12.99
1 in stock
The Encyclopedia of Printmaking Techniques A unique visual directory of printmaking techniques, with guidance on how to use them by Judy Martin A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia on printing techniques by professional artist Judy Martin. A new, up-to-date edition of this popular and comprehensive encyclopedia on printing techniques by professional artist Judy M…
Beginners Guide to Linocut by Susan Yeates Beginners Guide to Linocut by Susan Yeates
£9.99
1 in stock
NEW Beginners Guide to Linocut by Susan Yeates is a wonder way to learn to create beautiful and practical linocut prints at home with this contemporary guide to a well-loved traditional art form. Linocut and screenprinting have undergone a resurgence in recent years. This book teaches the basic techniques for learning to make your own prints under the guidance and tutelage of expert teacher and ar…
5 Minute Sketching Animals & Pets by Gary Geraths 5 Minute Sketching Animals & Pets by Gary Geraths
£8.99
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5-Minute Sketching: Animals & Pets Super-quick Techniques for Amazing Drawings by Gary Geraths 128 Pages, 350 illustrations All the tips, tricks and techniques you need to create amazing sketches of animals in no time at all. 5-Minute Sketching: Animals & Pets contains sixty exercises to help you sketch animals in just 5 minutes. Suitable for both new and aspiring artists, this easy-to-use handboo…
5 Minute Sketching Landscapes by Virginia Hein 5 Minute Sketching Landscapes by Virginia Hein
£8.99
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5-Minute Sketching: Landscapes Super-quick Techniques for Amazing Drawings by Virginia Hein 128 Pages, 350 Illustrations All the tips, tricks and techniques you need to create amazing landscape sketches in no time at all. 5-Minute Sketching: Landscapes contains over fifty exercises to help you sketch landscapes in just 5 minutes. Suitable for both new and aspiring artists, this easy-to-use handboo…
Abstract Nature by Waltraud Nawratil Abstract Nature by Waltraud Nawratil
£12.99
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Abstract Nature by Waltraud Nawratil Painting the natural world with acrylics, watercolour and mixed media Learn to create vibrant abstract art that reflects the variety of the four seasons. Austrian artist Waltraud Nawratil shows you how to combine a love for nature with a passion for expressive painting. It is divided into helpful sections to teach the reader how to use acrylics, watercolours or…
Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner by Charles Evans Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner by Charles Evans
£12.99
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Acrylics for the Absolute Beginners by Charles Evans If you have ever wanted to learn to paint, but lacked the confidence to start, then Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner is the book for you. A comprehensive course in landscape painting with acrylics by popular author and tutor Charles Evans. Charles' no-nonsense techniques and engaging writing style bring acrylic painting within the grasp of any…
Anatomy for the Artist by Sarah Simblet Dorling Kindersley Anatomy for the Artist by Sarah Simblet Dorling Kindersley
£25.00
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Anatomy for the Artist by Sarah Simblet Hardback Book Sarah Simblet unveils the extraordinary construction of the human body and celebrates its continuing prominence in Western Art today. Using superb specially commissioned photographs of male and female models together with historical and contempory works of art and her own illustrations. Sarah shows us how to look inside the human frame to map i…
Animals by Heather Kilgour - Draw 75 animals in 10 easy steps Animals by Heather Kilgour - Draw 75 animals in 10 easy steps
£8.99
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10 Step Drawing: Animals Art Book Draw 75 animals in 10 easy steps by Heather Kilgour 'This is a good book for a beginner because you really can draw some excellent studies of these animals just by following the instructions.' www.myshelf.com Learn to draw 75 different creatures in an illustrated style, in 10 simple visual steps. The blank page can be daunting, but 10 Step Drawing: Animals offers…
Arctic Light, An Artists Journey David Bellamy Arctic Light, An Artists Journey David Bellamy
£25.00
2 in stock
Artic Light, An Artist's Journey in a Frozen Wilderness by David Bellamy Hardback Book 176 pages 600 Illustrations A beautiful book, Pegasus Art highly recommends.                                                               "This book is an absolute delight, to browse through, to absorb the superb and evocative images, sketches and watercolours that took me straight back to my own Arctic wanderi…
Art Answers Acrylic Painting Paperback Art Answers Acrylic Painting Paperback
£10.99
1 in stock
Art Answers Acrylic Painting by Jennifer King. This fantastic acrylic painting book contains practical answers and advice from the experts to all your questions about painting landscapes, buildings, people, animals, still life and murals. Here you will find the reliable answers you need to build confidence and produce rewarding results. Includes step-by-step tips and techniques to help you learn a…
Art Handbooks - Basic Drawing Techniques by Richard Box Art Handbooks - Basic Drawing Techniques by Richard Box
£4.99
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Art Handbooks - Basic Drawing Techniques by Richard Box : 48 Pages Previously published as Step-by-Step Leisure Arts: Basic Drawing Techniques 9780855328429 Richard Box explores drawing line, tone and colour with numerous step-by-step illustrations and finished drawings. He covers drawing media such as graphite, Pierre Noire, carbon, white, sanguine, sepia and coloured pencils, pastels, conte cray…
Art Handbooks - Drawing Landscapes by Ronald Swanwick Art Handbooks - Drawing Landscapes by Ronald Swanwick
£4.99
2 in stock
Art Handbooks - Drawing Landscapes by Ronald Swanwick 48 Pages Ronald Swanwick shares his love of the landscape and reveals his techniques in this practical guide. Step-by-step demonstrations show how to compose a drawing, capture perspective and draw what you see. Ronald Swanwick's aim is to inspire the artist to go out and use a pencil at least as often as a brush. He shares his approach to draw…
Art Handbooks - Drawing Trees by Denis John-Naylor Art Handbooks - Drawing Trees by Denis John-Naylor
£4.99
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Art Handbook - Drawing Trees by Denis John-Naylor: 48 pages Previously published as the hugely successful Leisure Arts, these Art Handbooks are being reissued in a handy format with beautiful new covers and the same high quality content. Learn how to draw trees, with this easy-to-follow step-by-step guide. Denis John-Naylor creates wonderful drawings of trees and their leaves and seeds. Here he de…
Art Handbooks - Landscapes in Acrylics by David Hyde Art Handbooks - Landscapes in Acrylics by David Hyde
£4.99
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Art Handbooks: Landscapes in Acrylics by David Hyde: 48 pages Previously published as the hugely successful Leisure Arts, these Art Handbooks are being reissued in a handy format with beautiful new covers and the same high quality content. Learn how to paint with acrylics, this most exciting and versatile of media, with this easy-to-follow step-by-step guide. Renowned artist, David Hyde, provides…
Art Handbooks - Landscapes in Watercolour by Ray Campbell Smith Art Handbooks - Landscapes in Watercolour by Ray Campbell Smith
£4.99
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Art Handbooks: Landscapes in Watercolour by Ray Campbell Smith: 48 pages Lively skies, misty woodlands, country lanes, quiet harbours and soft reflections - these and more are presented by well-known artist Ray Campbell Smith as he shows how to capture the freshness and beauty of watercolours in his own distinctive style. He explains all his techniques clearly, from the initial planning and compos…
Art Handbooks - Painting with Oils by Noel Gregory Art Handbooks - Painting with Oils by Noel Gregory
£4.99
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Art Handbooks - Painting with Oils by Noel Gregory: 48 Pages Previously published as the hugely successful Leisure Arts, these Art Handbooks are being reissued in a handy format with beautiful new covers and the same high quality content. Noel Gregory has written a comprehensive, easy-to-follow guide to creating beautiful pictures in oils, using over 80 step-by-step photographs and a variety of in…

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