Your Shopping Cart

It appears that your cart is currently empty!

CONTINUE SHOPPING
SELECTED Plein Air Techniques for Artists

Plein Air Techniques for Artists

SELECTED
 –

$25.00

Share:
About
Shipping, Returns & Useful info

Take your plein air artwork to the next level through easy-to-understand workshop-style lessons and skill-building exercises in this just published title.

In 
Plein Air Techniques for Artists, award-winning artist and respected workshop instructor Aimee Erickson demystifies how to capture a variety of light effects and guides you in strengthening your plein air skills through practice. This accessible book covers:



  • Materials and gear. Gain a basic knowledge of the possibilities so you can keep your options open and your plein air process fresh.

  • Composition and value. Explore the impact of proportion, colour, value, line, edges, shape, and texture.

  • Colour. Consider how knowledge and intention, your colour palette, and what you see your perspective take turns being in charge of the colour game, inventing rules and finding solutions.

  • Light effects. Learn how conditions of the day, how much light there is, and whether it’s soft, diffuse, golden, harsh, pale, or dusky, affect everything we see and how we paint. 

  • Design and the visual idea. Discover strategies for developing a visual idea, from creating serial studies to working with a camera to improvisation. 



Featuring exceptional still lifes, figures, and landscapes by other noted artists working in a range of mediums, 
Plein Air Techniques for Artists gives artists at all levels of experience the guidance they need to grow as a plein air artist.


Hardback


Dimensions: 21.7 x 1.6 x 27.9 cm


Pages: 256


ISBN: 9780760379356

IMPORTANT UPDATES 

 

- The Gallery Shop is open 10-5pm Tue-Sun and Bank Holidays in line with Gallery opening hours. -

- Click & Collect orders made after Saturday 2pm will not be available to collect until Wednesday 10am, wait for for your collection confirmation before visiting -

- International orders may be subject to local customs charges, for which the customer is liable -

- Friends & Patrons receive 10% off in the Gallery Shop (not available on the Online Shop). Simply show your membership card at the till -

***  

Click & Collect: 

If you're local, why not try our click and collect service. Every purchase helps support us. Simply select 'Pick Up' instead of 'Ship' at the Delivery Method during Check Out. 

Click & Collects available from Wednesdays 10-5pm from the Gallery Shop. To pick up on a weekend, order by 3pm on the Friday before. Please don't come to pick up a Click & Collect order until you have received your 'Ready for Pick-Up' email.

 

UK Shipping Costs:

UK shipping starts from £1.95 and increases incrementally to £2.95, £3.95, and £6.95 for higher value orders (signed for service) or orders that may need to be split into separate parcels. 

These costs cover Royal Mail shipping costs and packaging. 

We do our absolute best to ship all purchases as soon as possible and aim to send most orders out within 3-5 working days. During busy periods this may increase slightly. Standard UK orders are sent with Royal Mail 2nd Class. Higher value items are sent via Royal Mail recorded delivery. If you require more urgent shipping please get in touch with us prior to ordering by email shop@dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk or phoning: 020 8299 8741

International Shipping Costs:

We are trialling Europe shipping again, however local customs duties and VAT charges are at the customers risk, we cannot refund you for these charges. Prices for shipping start from £8 and goes up to £12, £16 and £22 for higher value orders. 

US, CA, AUS & NZ shipping starts from £12 and goes up to £18, £22, and £36 for higher value and bulky orders. 

If you would like to get an item shipped to a country that isn’t listed please email shop@dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk with the following:

  • A link to the specific product(s) you are interested in
  • The delivery address & country

We will get back to you with a quote as soon as possible.

Our standard International shipping prices do not cover recorded delivery. Please get in touch if you wish to discuss paying extra for this service. 

Please note: orders sent to the EU and internationally may be subject to local customs charges, for which the customer is liable. 

Returns

If you purchase an item and you’re not completely happy with it, you are welcome to return it to us (at your expense) and providing it arrives back safely, and in the exact condition it was sent, we’ll give you a full refund. We comply fully with the distance selling act regulations and you have seven working days from the day after you receive your goods to notify us if you’d like to return anything. If an item arrives damaged please get in touch with us as soon as possible. Please note due to hygiene reasons earrings are non refundable unless faulty. 

Questions

We want you to be happy with anything that you purchase from our online shop, so please don't hesitate to get in touch and we'll be happy to help. Enquiries are answered Wed-Sat.

shop@dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk

Plein Air Techniques for Artists