Book Review * The Art of Paint Pouring

Tips, techniques, and step-by-step instructions for creating colorful poured art in acrylic

by Amanda VanEver

Quarto Publishing Group – Walter Foster
Walter Foster Publishing

Learn the creative, innovative technique of making art by pouring paint with The Art of Paint Pouring! Featuring easy step-by-step projects, practical tips, and beautiful art from an established paint-pouring expert, this book will help artists of any skill level make colorful, textured art by pouring acrylic paint onto a canvas.

There are many techniques for making poured art, and this book details them all. You will learn to swipe, pour, and more using the manyhow-to projects provided in this book. Also included are chapters on the following: tools and materials, including affordable options for items that will help you create poured art; basic color theory and how to choose paint colors that will create pleasing mixtures; eye-catching full-page artwork; tips for creating the paint consistency that you want; and instructions for keeping your work area clean, even while working with a potentially messy technique.

Written and illustrated by a well-recognized paint-pouring artist, The Art of Paint Pouring is a comprehensive reference that eliminates the need to search online for multiple videos that you would continually have to pause and re-watch. If you are new to paint pouring, you will love the beginners’ tips and instructions that allow anyone to master this contemporary craft.

Start creating stunning works of poured art with The Art of Paint Pouring.

Net Galley Book Review : Crafts

I couldn’t wait to read this book. I had read lots on the subject and Yes- have a kit on order to get started on this new technique .

But this author book explains it all. How to do it with step by step directions just perfect for someone like me with question or a newbie just dipping my feet in the crafts. With supply list, color choosing and detail projects to get me started this book answers all my questions and an informative read. Can’t wait to get started… Lisa

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