Creative Painting and Beyond

Inspiring tips, techniques, and ideas for creating whimsical art in acrylic, watercolor, gold leaf, and more

Creative Painting and Beyond
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Format: Paperback / softback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781633220164
Publisher: Walter Foster
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Get your creativity muscles working with gold leaf, water color, and acrylic! Create gifts for friends, elegant stationary, or just enjoy the art of painting.

The author

Alix Adams is a blogger, event planner, and DIY enthusiast based out of the Salt Lake City, Utah, area. Alix runs A Ruffled Life (, a lifestyle and design blog all about crafting a handmade and heartfelt life. She also blogs for HGTV Design Blog, Home Depot, and The Neighborhood. Alix has a thriving online presence on Pinterest (2K followers), Instagram (5K followers), Facebook (585 likes), and Twitter (309 followers).

Chelsea Foy is a DIY/lifestyle blogger; her blog, Lovely Indeed (, focuses on a DIY lifestyle and all of the happiness that comes along with it. Chelsea and her DIY projects have been featured in Couch Magazine, The Etsy Blog, Creature Comforts, Brides, Elle, Huffington Post, and others. She maintains a prominent online presence on Pinterest (26K followers), Instagram (7K followers), Facebook (5K likes), and Twitter (3K followers).

Artist, author, and illustrator Gabri Joy Kirkendall specializes in hand lettering, watercolor, and pen and ink. She is a co-author of Creative Painting & BeyondThe Joy of Lettering, and the best-selling title Creative Lettering and Beyond, which has been featured by Pioneer Woman, Creative Market, Brit + Co, Oh My! Handmade, Life Your Way, Letter Shoppe, and The Letter Belle, among others. Gabri is the artist and owner of Gabri Joy Studios, a successful online business based in the Pacific Northwest that specializes in fine art prints, invitations, branding, wedding stationery, and custom lettering.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781633220164
Illustrations: 350 color photos
Size: 8.75 in x 11.67 in x 0.5 in / 222.25 mm x 296.42 mm x 12.7 mm

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