Designing an Artbook, Episode 7

Episode 7: Working on the Painting

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How to Design an Art Book, Ep 7 – Working on the Painting

Working on the 1st of 5 new paintings to be included with the in-progress creation of an ArtStory book. This episode focuses on the continued painting of the image “What to Play Next”. A demonstration of applying the second and successive coats of paint to the 10 x 8 inch oil painting on canvas.

This first of five new paintings are for use in the Album and Intermission design section pages.

Overall view of the “24 Album Cover” book Episode series project is Highlighting the artistic design, writing stories, art images, painting demonstrations, computer applications, layout for conversion to PDF, and a crowdfunding campaign to convert the self-published book project to printed form.

The “24 Album Cover” ArtStory book will feature 48 full color images, 77 supporting images (of which includes these featured 5 new oil paintings), and 24 short story/vignettes within a 9.5 x 9.5, 100 plus page self-published book.

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Musical guests for Episode 7 Credits background music:

Bob and Judy Williams with Venetia Butler on Flute ‘Tideline’©

Musical guests for past Episodes:

Episode 6 Vanessa Peters (BMI) ‘Just Down’©

Episode 5 Sébastien Brunet ‘Monster Loves You’©

Episode 4 Geoffrey Welchman ‘Bass Fiddlesticks’ ©

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