Watercolor for the Serious Beginner

Watercolor for the Serious Beginner

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Random House, Inc.
Develop from a serious beginner into a dedicated professional artist. This book speaks to readers who have a strong desire to become accomplished watercolorists. Even if you've never tried the medium before, if you're committed to learning, you will soon discover how to achieve the luminous effects found in the paintings throughout these pages.

Beginning with an overview of materials and the basics of drawing, composition, color, and value, Mary Whyte then shares with readers her expertise in the techniques of watercolor painting. Practical instruction and illustrated step-by-step demonstrations are provided, covering the genres of still life, landscape, and figures and portraits.

Baker & Taylor
Discusses materials, fundamentals, getting started, still life, landscape, and figures and portraits

Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill, 1997
ISBN: 9780823056606
Branch Call Number: 751.422 Wh 1997
Characteristics: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm


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Aug 11, 2017

This is a wonderful resource for the beginning watercolorist. Mary Whyte's passion for watercolor shows as she gives step-by-step instructions and lovely examples of her work.


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