F&W PUBLICATIONS-North Light Books-First Steps Series: Painting Acrylics. So you want to try acrylics but have little (or no) painting experience? No problem! Not with this book by your side. Inside you'll find everything you need to get off to a strong start-- from what supplies to buy to how to make the most of acrylic's bright colors. Easy-to-follow exercises show you how to paint flowers, trees, bricks, skies, fur, and other simple subjects while teaching you a variety of application techniques. Step-by-step demonstrations help you apply what you've learned to make your first paintings good ones. You'll get plenty of specific instructions-- color suggestions, what brush size to use, even which direction to make your strokes. Author: Vicki Lord. Softcover, 128 pages. Published 1996. Imported.