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Acrylics allow me to be fearless Rhonda Franks, pA showcase of the versatility of the medium and what s being done with it today, AcrylicWorksfeatures stunning paintings fromof today s top artists Filled with radical techniques, happy accidents and endless possibilities, this nd volume of The Best of Acrylic Painting focuses on how artists partner with acrylics for breakthrough discoveries and breakout resultsMore thanpaintings fromcontemporary artistsArtist insights on the whys and hows behind the paintingsA thrilling variety of styles and techniques, from intentional approaches to wildly improvisational brushstrokesDiverse subjects, including landscapes, people, still lifes, animals and abstracts Acrylic paint allows the artist to play with textures, splashes, drippings, various tools and brushesall the while unhindered by drying time It offers the ability to work a painting wet or dry, fast or slow, in any number of layers without the need pull oneself out of it It is that sense of freedom that breeds the kind of experimentation featured in these pages Artist and art lovers alike will find fresh inspiration in these personal and creative breakthroughs Major breakthroughs come from mastering the mundane while striving for the novel Andrew J Morrison, p