Watercolor Basics

Watercolor Basics

Painting From Photographs

Book - 1999
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Details ways to interpret photographs in order to paint watercolors with advice on taking suitable reference photographs, making tonal sketches, and composing watercolors

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Shows how to turn photos and snapshots into beautiful still lifes, portraits, and landscapes. Gives tips on cropping, combining elements, and simplifying compositions, as well as supplies, mixing colors, and transforming a slide or snapshot into a drawing. Includes hands-on exercises, easy-to-follow demonstrations, and 12 step-by-step projects, all illustrated with color photos and watercolors. The author is a contributing editor for The Artist's Magazine . Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, [1999]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©1999
ISBN: 9780891348931
Branch Call Number: 751.422 Seslar 1999
Characteristics: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm


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