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Books and Media

Swinton's offers hundreds of books and DVDs for artists, art teachers, students, hobbyists, and crafters, including many specialized and how-to titles.

Gift Cards

Gift Certificate Cards

Give a gift of choice. Use them on supplies, classes, workshops, framing and more... Never Expires. 

"Sketching - from Square One to Trafalgar Square" by Richard Scott

NEW brilliant book! This is Doug's Christmas pick.

Edgar Payne - Composition Of Outdoor Painting

Edgar Payne - Composition Of Outdoor Painting

"If you can only buy one book on Composition of Outdoor Painting, this is the one!"

Neil Patterson Book - Oil Painting

The Oil Painting of Neil Patterson

$45

75 images of dazzling colours applied in a loose and generous style straight out of the tube.

Neil Patterson DVD

Neil Patterson DVD "Colour Notes"

40 minute video on colour mixing and using colour in the easiest possible way. Explore the application of oil paint to achieve wonderful colours.

"Starving" to Successful • Jason Horejs

Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to show your work in galleries? Have you felt frustrated because you are unsure how to best approach galleries for representation? Do you know what you need to do to prepare your work, your portfolio, and yourself to make an effective approach?

Adult Colouring Book by Crystal Salamon

Adult Colouring Book by Crystal Salamon

Fun for all all ages and skill levels.

Alla Prima - Richard Schmid

Alla Prima - Richard Schmid

This is, without a doubt, the best book on painting ever written.

Carlson's Guide to Landscape Painting

Carlson's Guide to Landscape Painting • John Carlson

The best landscape painting book ever written.

Crowfoot Glacier at Bow Lake • In the Studio with Jerry Markham

Crowfoot Glacier at Bow Lake • with Jerry Markham

Included in the DVD:

• Introduction from Jerry
• Compositional value sketch
• Palette and supplies overview
• Painting demonstration with instruction

Drawing from Line to Life by Mike Sibley

Drawing from Line to Life by Mike Sibley Certificate Cards

$74.90

Over 280 pages of pencil drawing tips, tutorials, demonstrations and much more...

(includes a sheet of the super smooth Brilliant White Mellotex Paper FREE)

How To Sell Art • Jason Horejs

How To Sell Art • Jason Horejs

Wouldn't it be great if art sold itself? If you have tried to sell art, you know it doesn't. Selling art takes effort and skill.

Landscape Drawing in Pencil • Frank M. Rines

Landscape Drawing in Pencil • Frank M. Rines

Clear and concise methods for making you sketches sing.

Painter's Guide to Color by Stephen Quiller

Painter's Guide to Color by Stephen Quiller

An updated, bound-in, conveniently removable color wheel comes with this all-inclusive reference offering the latest word on the paint formulations available to serve artists working in any paint medium. 200 color illustrations.

The Painter's Process by William F. Reese

The Painter's Process by William F. Reese

Reese discusses his philosophy, the process of painting, and his own approach to such subjects as color, edges, and perspective, among other topics.

Includes a Q & A section with questions put forth by others.

78 full color plates, 157 pages, 8x10.

Tony Couch - Instructional Videos

Tony Couch - Instructional Videos

Drawing. Watercolour. Design. Pencil & Ink. "The excellent quality and clarity of the video enhances the instruction, providing good details of the technique. Couch's narration in unhurried, concise, and to the point. Highly recommended."

Watercolor Solutions by Charles Reid

Watercolor Solutions by Charles Reid

Learn To Solve The Most Common Watercolour Painting Problems

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