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Watercolor Artists Bible (Artist's Bibles)
Marylin Scott

Chartwell Books, 2009

This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to keep handy in the studio, and reference often. The stylish design of this book, along with the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginning painters and provides useful tips for more advanced artists. This book is divided into three sections. In the first section, you will find practical ...


The Complete Watercolorist's Essential Notebook: A treasury of watercolor secrets discovered through decades ...
Gordon MacKenzie

North Light Books, 2010

This special 10th-anniversary collection combines two of the best-loved North Light watercolor guides available: The Watercolorist's Essential Notebook and The Watercolorist's Essential Notebook: Landscapes . Clarifying and simplifying the various aspects of painting with watercolor, Gordon MacKenzie's The Complete Watercolorist's Essential Notebook will encourage and challenge you with new possibilities. Rather than a list of rules, this ...


Watercolor in Motion: How to Create Powerful Paintings Step by Step
Birgit O'Connor

North Light Books, 2014

Just add water! Blend and flow your way to magical results! It's the interplay between water and paint that makes this medium so exciting. It's no wonder, then, that wet-into-wet is one of the most popular methods for painting in watercolor. This unique book/DVD workshop shows you how to "go with the flow," moving watercolor across the page to create gorgeous paintings. Covers everything from selecting the best papers, paints and brushes, to ...


Watercolor School: A Practical Guide to Painting With Watercolor
Hazel Harrison

Readers Digest, 1993

Watercolor School offers clear, visual explanations and easy exercises that build up skill and confidence. Eight specially devised demonstrations show how to deal with the most popular subjects from beginning to end.


Moleskine Art Plus Watercolor Album, Pocket, Black, Hard Cover (3.5 x 5.5) (Classic Notebooks)

Moleskine, 2008

The Moleskine Art Plus Pocket Watercolor Album is the portable atelier for painting and drawing with watercolors. A heavy 200-gsm/135 lb., cold-pressed paper is identical on both sides and was created especially for Moleskine. Specifications: - Layout: Plain Paper - Dimensions: 3-1/2" x 5-1/2" - Hard Cover with elastic closure. - Color: Black - Pages: 60 - Internal Accordion Pocket - Paper Weight: 200 gsm/135 lb.; FSC Certified Paper; ...


Watercolor Painting: A Comprehensive Approach to Mastering the Medium
Tom Hoffmann

Watson-Guptill, 2012

The beauty of a watercolor painting lies in its diaphanous layers, delicate strokes, and luminous washes. However, the very features that define the beauty of the medium can make it difficult to master. This complete guide to understanding the relationships between color, value, wetness, and composition unravels the mysteries of watercolor to help your practice evolve.  Experienced teacher and acclaimed artist Tom Hoffmann offers a unique, ...


Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner (Art for the Absolute Beginner)
Mark Willenbrink, Mary Willenbrink

North Light Books, 2009

Start painting today - it's easier than you think! If you've ever dreamed of painting in watercolor, this is the book for you. It's designed to help you start experiencing the joy of watercolor immediately - even if you've never picked up a brush. Mark and Mary Willenbrink provide all the guidance and encouragement you need. Their painting techniques, tips and tricks help make every step you take a success, from selecting colors to designing a ...


Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes: Transform Ordinary Places into Extraordinary Scenes
Joyce Hicks

North Light Books, 2014

Learn the Art of Seeing and tap into the beauty of the everyday! The scenes around you don't have to be perfect to inspire beautiful watercolor paintings. In Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes , Joyce Hicks shows you how to transform ordinary landscapes into gorgeous, lush works of art. First you'll learn to look differently at the world around you by slowing down and seeing beauty in the every day to find settings you can't wait to ...


Urban Watercolor Sketching: A Guide to Drawing, Painting, and Storytelling in Color
Felix Scheinberger

Watson-Guptill, 2014

A guide that shows painters, drawers, doodlers, and urban sketchers how to bring their drawings to life with colorful, bold, yet accessible painting methods. COLOR YOUR LIFE Bring new energy to your sketches of urban scenes with this fresh and simple approach to watercolor painting. Whether you’re an amateur artist, drawer, doodler, or sketcher, watercolor is a versatile sketching medium that’s perfect for people on the go—much like pen ...


One Watercolor a Day: A 6-Week Course Exploring Creativity Using Watercolor, Pattern, and Design (One A Day)
Veronica Lawlor

Quarry Books, 2013

Spark new ideas and increase your creativity with One Watercolor a Day. This enchanting art book contains six weeks’ worth of daily watercolor paintings and exercises to help you cultivate your imagination and develop your style. Each day will bring you a new painting by one of eight professional illustrators and includes a description of the work, helpful comments by the artist, and a companion exercise that encourages you to put brush to ...


Splash 15 - Creative Solutions: The Best of Watercolor
Rachel Wolf

North Light Books, 2014

In this 15th volume of the highly celebrated Splash series, 100+ of today's most accomplished watercolor artists share some of their favorite paintings and the "a-ha!" moments behind them. These artists have found the perfect creative solutions for expressing their unique visions, e it a slice of urban life, a pure white peony, or something as elusive as the spirit of one very special dog. How to depict thousands of birds in flight? Start ...


Experimental Landscapes in Watercolour
Ann Blockley

Batsford, 2014

Following the huge success of Experimental Flowers in Watercolour , artist Ann Blockley turns her hand to landscapes. Through stunning examples of her colorful, expressive work, Blockley explains how to employ these same techniques to develop your personal style. Learn how to combine paint with other media to create dramatic effects; manipulate paint with materials such as cling film; and use distressing, layering, burning, and more.


Learn Watercolour Quickly
Hazel Soan

Batsford, 2014

Start painting—in just one afternoon! Bestselling author and artist Hazel Soan has distilled all the key elements of creating beautiful watercolors into this concise, accessible, step-by-step guide. Geared to total beginners, Learn Watercolour Quickly covers all the basic techniques from brushstrokes to composition, and explains how to choose and mix colors; select a subject; and create perspective, light, and shade.


Introduction to Loose Watercolor; Secrets of Fast Painting Revealed

Roy Simmons, 2013

***Updated edition with extra tutorial and bonus content*** Why is it that some watercolors seem to have painted themselves? The loose flow of the paint appear to magically create the scene depicted. Have you tried before to paint in a loose and free way but found it to be difficult? In this Introduction to loose watercolor you will find the tools you need to free your creativity! Finally you will be able to paint in a way that is both ...


Painting Watercolors (First Steps)
Cathy Johnson

North Light Books, 1995

Make your first steps in watercolor fun and rewarding! Watercolor's vivid colors and fresh, direct brush strokes make it the most exciting way to paint. "But," you think, "Learning to paint must be hard and frustrating." Not with Cathy Johnson as your teacher! Here, she makes learning to paint in watercolor fun—even easy! With Painting Watercolors , you'll learn to paint by picking up a brush and painting—not by reading about a ...


Watercolors: A New Way to Learn How to Paint (Barron's Easel Series)

Barron's Educational Series, 2010

Barron's brand-new Easel Series is designed for absolute beginners who want to try their hand at painting but don't quite know how to get started. Each book takes an innovative approach to art instruction as it teaches fundamentals of a specific art medium. The books present carefully devised, step-by-step explanations of each detail to be accomplished on the painting-in-progress, making use of innovative book covers that can be set up to ...


Watercolor Tricks & Techniques: 75 New and Classic Painting Secrets
Cathy Johnson

North Light Books, 2010

Add life, color, texture and individuality to your work! If you're ready to go beyond the basics, and see what watercolor can really do, this is the book for you! Inside, a wealth of "creative departures" will take you out of your comfort zone, making the difference between pigment on paper and original, expressive works of art. Updated and better than ever, this edition of Watercolor Tricks & Techniques features: 30+ new watercolor ...


The Watercolor Flower Artist's Bible: An Essential Reference for the Practicing Artist (Artist's Bibles)

Chartwell Books, 2009

This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to keep handy in the studio, and reference often. The stylish design of this book, along with the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginning painters and provides useful tips for more advanced artists. This book is divided into three sections. In the first section, you will find practical ...


Watercolor: Paintings of Contemporary Artists

Chronicle Books, 2013

Watercolor is taking the art, fashion, and home décor worlds by storm. The result is an explosion of amazing new work by contemporary artists. This volume surveys the current revival of this loveliest of mediums, in portfolios from more than 20 of today's top watercolor artists from around the globe. From the evocative visual journals of Danny Gregory and Fabrice Moireau, through the fashion-inspired portraits of Samantha Hahn and Virginia ...


You Can Paint Vibrant Watercolors in Twelve Easy Lessons
Yuko Nagayama

Harper Design, 2014

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced painter, You Can Paint Vibrant Watercolors In Twelve Easy Steps is a visually rich guide that will help you master the stunning, but often complex techniques for creating beautiful, vibrant watercolors in twelve simple lessons. With its delicate strokes, incandescent washes, and seemingly effortless appearance, watercolor painting is one of the most beautiful mediums to work with. Yet those ...



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