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Painting Wildlife Step by Step by Rod Lawrence

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Introduction

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Misty Morning (Hooded Mergansers) Gouache, 22½″ × 26″ (57cm × 66cm) Private collection

This book is intended to be a helpful aid to wildlife artists. I've tried to convey all that I can in the confines of each page to show how I approach painting different wildlife textures. Although I used several different paint media for my demonstrations, I prefer acrylics and, therefore, used them for many of the paintings. Keep in mind that the painting examples show my approach and may not be indicative of how you would paint. Each artist has his or her own methods, and these contribute to an artist's individual style. Thank heaven there isn't ...

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