Painting Self Portraits

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by Andrew James, Paul James

Self-portraiture is a remarkably rich and varied genre, acting for centuries as a means for artists to explore their inner and outer selves. This book:

  • looks into the whole creative process involved in making a self-portrait
  • provides step-by-step demonstrations follow three differing approaches to self-portraiture
  • Emphasises the use of good observational skills, expressive paint use and a highly practical and critical self-analysis
  • give a thorough cultural and theoretical review of the history and categorization of the self-portrait, as well as an analysis of two master self-portraits.

Hardback: 111 pages

Product Dimensions: 21.59 x 0.76 x 27.94 cm