Watercolor for the Absolute BeginnereBook - 2003
Become a confident and creative watercolor artist, even if this is the very first time you have picked up a paintbrush! Fully illustrated introduction to the basic materials and equipment, from paints, paper and brushes to setting up a studio and painting outdoors, ensures you are ready to begin Easy-to-follow instruction teaches the basics of structure, tone, color and composition to create a solid foundation for successful watercolor painting Comprehensive lessons in the essential techniques include handling brushes, mixing watercolor paint, applying washes, creating texture and more Step-by-step demonstrations gradually build up the techniques, from structural drawing and using a limited palette, to developing a composition, using a color scheme and painting flowers, landscapes and still lifes Authors Mark and Mary Willenbrink provide indispensable hints, tips and guidance throughout, and their background in watercolor painting, teaching and writing ensures you feel encouraged and inspired throughout.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : F+W Media, 2003
Characteristics: 1 online resource