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Step-by-Step Trompe LOeil: Designs & Projects Leonor Rieti

Step-by-Step Trompe LOeil: Designs & Projects

Leonor Rieti

Published September 1st 2009
ISBN : 9781847734112
Paperback
144 pages
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 About the Book 

It translates from the French as “trick the eye,” and once you’ve seen trompe l’oeil, it’s clear why: This comprehensive introduction covers the history of the style, and provides basic exercises to help artists develop the essential skills needed toMoreIt translates from the French as “trick the eye,” and once you’ve seen trompe l’oeil, it’s clear why: This comprehensive introduction covers the history of the style, and provides basic exercises to help artists develop the essential skills needed to complete eight beautiful projects. With step-by-step color photographs to guide them, painters will see how to use shadow and contrast to depict everything from a graceful archway to a secret alcove to a charming cat that looks real enough to purr!