Animals on the Loose in mixed media SIGNED Book by Marilyn Allis



he ultimate guide to painting quick, loose, colourful animals that are full of energy! This inspiring book will capture your imagination and help you learn to paint animals in an imaginative way often from angles you wouldn’t expect. Popular artist Marilyn Allis shows you how to capture the character and movement of farm, domestic and wild animals, some with only a few simple brush strokes. She even reveals how to create simple yet affective backgrounds that bring real atmosphere to your paintings. The book is filled with vibrant step-by-step demonstrations for you to try in watercolour, but also using a number of other mediums including; pastel, gouache and acrylic inks. With a real mixture of animals to paint in a number of techniques and colours, this book is sure to brighten up those long winter nights! (signed copy) This book is a must have for any watercolour artists who struggle to paint people! Once you have begun putting figures into a painting you won’t be able to stop. Marilyn shows you how easy it is to add figures to paintings and explains that figures are just blobs of light and dark and shows and that with just a few simple brush strokes you can create a crowd of recognisable people. The book has a variety of vibrant and colourful projects to choose from, each with step-by-step illustrations to help fire the imagination. Learn how to highlight the movement and energy of the scene and use colour and tone to your advantage. 56 Pages Outside the UK email for P & P cost

How this was made

Interesting backgrounds and experimental ideas. I created this to help guide students with easy mix media ideas.

What's included in the price?

Book, SIGNED copy by author .




Marilyn Allis

with Craft Courses since 2019

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Popular TV artist and winner of ‘Artist of the Year’ 1999, with the SAA. She has featured on ‘Fraser & Friends’, ‘A Splash of Paint’ She was also a contestant in channel 4’s Water Colour Challenge series. Author of 3 books including the best seller ‘People aren’t Scary, really’ she also demonstrates and teaches for art on cruise ships. She has been a regular tutor at the ‘All about Art’ Writing regular teaching articles for art publications and test products for the art industry.

Suitable for

  • Father's Day
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Romantic
  • Mother's Day
  • Christmas
  • Pet lovers
  • Easter
  • UK Holiday
  • Spooky
  • Overseas Holiday
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