WorldCat Identities

Seligman, Patricia 1950-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 211 publications in 6 languages and 6,650 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: ND1500, 751.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patricia Seligman
Painting murals : images, ideas, and techniques by Patricia Seligman( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly looks at the history of murals, discusses paints, brushes, composition, and perspective, and shows a variety of decorative and surreal murals
Art school : a complete painters course by Patricia Monahan( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to painting that provides information on using different mediums, choosing the right materials, mastering various techniques, and other related topics
Oils by Patricia Seligman( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ouvrage comprend neuf chapitres. Après une introduction très précise, les huit autres chapitres sont consacrés: au matériel, au meilleur parti à tirer des couleurs, aux techniques de base, à l'ombre et à la lumière, aux touches fragmentées, à la texture, à la profondeur et à la figure humaine. Seize exercices pratiques conçus étape après étape, offrent la possibilité de s'initier à différentes techniques artistiques. Plus de 350 photos en couleurs illustrent par l'exemple les propos de l'auteur
The illuminated alphabet by Timothy Noad( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for creating intricate, decorative letters from five historical periods: Celtic, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, and Modern Revival
Painting the effects of weather by Patricia Seligman( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and French and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step demonstrations explain each technique and show how to render problem effects such as sunshine, shadows, clouds, rain, storms, fog, etc
The watercolor artist's flower handbook by Patricia Seligman( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading floral artists show how to capture the beauty of flowers
How to paint water by Patricia Seligman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water has always inspired the imagination of painters, but it is a demanding subject. Diverse in its many moods and forms, it tantalizes and challenges artists to capture its elusive qualities. This book helps you meet that challenge, demonstrating how to observe water and to translate your observations onto paper. Divided into sections covering Still and Moving Water, it treats every form of water - from shallow puddles to pools, rushing white water to fountains, lakes to seas, swimming pools to rivers. Discover how the complexities of reflections and shadows can be analysed and simplified, and the techniques for rendering them in different media. Learn through step-by-step demonstrations how you should approach water scenes, and what you should look for in order to make your paintings truly convincing. Discover how professionals handle the subject in a gallery of paintings covering all aspects of water, providing you with inspiration for your own interpretations
How to paint trees, flowers and foliage by Patricia Seligman( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and French and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explains how to plan and compose the picture, paying attention to each part of the 'picture space' -- foreground, middle ground and distance."--Jacket
Camille Pissarro by Camille Pissarro( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to Pissarro's work precede 40 color plates with a description of each
Watercolour in 10 steps by Patricia Seligman( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how to paint with watercolour in 10 simple steps to one finished picture. Master essential techniques by painting individual elements of a still-life painting, then put it all together in the final step for a beautifully composed work of art. -- BACK COVER
Painting light and shade : how to achieve precise tonal variation in your watercolors by Patricia Seligman( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every practicing artist, whether amateur or professional, knows that precise control of light and shade is essential to a mastery of their art, for light can create an atmosphere in a painting that is loud and dominant or one that is ethereal and utterly peaceful. Painting Light & Shade shows how the transparency of watercolor makes it the perfect medium for capturing the fleeting nature of light. Inside you'll find: step-by-step demonstrations that show you how to add dimension and energy to your work, and how to use light and shade to make your watercolors jump off the page; mini-demonstrations which explain specific techniques for capturing allusive or aramark areas of high and shade; and paintings by professional artists, each accompanied by a tonal sketch that shows you how to see and interpret tonal values, enabling you to incorporate them into your own paintings."--Jacket
Be an artist in 10 steps by Ian Sidaway( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American passion : the Susan Kasen Summer and Robert D. Summer Collection of contemporary British painting( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North Light pocket guide to painting skies by Patricia Seligman( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instant reference to painting all types of clouds and skies at various times of day
The North Light pocket guide to painting trees by Patricia Seligman( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instant reference to painting 25 types of trees and forests at various times of the year
The Hamlyn complete art school by Patricia Monahan( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watercolour - Equipment - Washes - Masking - Approaches - Oils - Making the most of your paints - Basic techniques - Light and shade - Broken paint - Texture - Human figure - Acrylics - Hue - Further techniques
Water : how to see it, how to paint it by Patricia Seligman( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in French and English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trees, flowers and foliage : how to see them, how to paint them by Patricia Seligman( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hamlyn step-by-step painting course by Patricia Monahan( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watercolour flower painter's handbook : step-by-step demonstrations and practical advice by Patricia Seligman( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Painting murals : images, ideas, and techniques
Alternative Names
セリグマン, パトリシア

Languages
English (117)

French (15)

German (6)

Spanish (3)

Swedish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Art school : a complete painters courseOilsThe illuminated alphabetPainting the effects of weatherThe watercolor artist's flower handbookHow to paint waterWatercolour in 10 stepsPainting light and shade : how to achieve precise tonal variation in your watercolors