Watercolor Basics: An Artist's Guide to Mastering the Medium (Paperback)

Watercolor Basics: An Artist's Guide to Mastering the Medium Cover Image
$14.95
On Our Shelves Now
1 on hand, as of Nov 23 9:31am
(Technique - Watercolor)

Description


Packed with handy tips and solutions to common problems, this at-a-glance sourcebook works through the basics of watercolor painting. Helpful chapters on materials and techniques plus step-by-step instructions for more than 60 exercises show how to produce stunning paintings simply and creatively. Sue Sareen explains how to confidently tackle a wide range of subjects—from rambling country gardens and fiery sunsets to delicate flowers and colorful fruits.





• Practice basic techniques including wet-into-wet, wet-on-dry, lifting out and color mixing

• Learn how to build a composition successfully

• Discover how to paint texture and detail without falling into common traps

• Paint effective shadows and reflections

• Conjure up the beauty of daffodils, daisies, and cornflowers

Product Details
ISBN: 9780823027118
Publisher: Watson-Guptill
Publication Date: August 1st, 1998
Pages: 96