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1500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor
1500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor

1500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor is a comprehensive color resource guide for painters working in the most common painting media, including oil, acrylic, and watercolor. Author — William F. Powell. Concealed wire-bound. 176 pages.

Price: $17.85
 
The Art of Painting Animals
The Art of Painting Animals

From domestic companions such as dogs and cats to creatures of the wild such as birds and deer, The Art of Painting Animals shows you how to render your favorite animals in a variety of painting mediums including oil, acrylic, and watercolor.

Price: $17.96
 
The Art of Watercolor
The Art of Watercolor

The Art of Watercolor is packed with everything from essential watercolor basics and special tips, to in-depth explanations of more advanced concepts. Simply follow the lessons to find a wealth of inspiration and information inside this classic guide.

Price: $17.96
 
The Art of Watercolor Painting
The Art of Watercolor Painting

With inspiration, instruction, and professional tips and tricks on virtually every page, "The Art of Watercolor Painting" is nothing short of an all-inclusive resource for both beginning and experienced watercolor artists alike.

Price: $17.96
 
Beginning Watercolor
Beginning Watercolor

With helpful tips and inspiring artwork, Beginning Watercolor is the perfect resource for new watercolor artists. The book begins with a basic introduction, then guides artists through essential techniques and practice projects. It's everything you need to know to get started with watercolors.

Price: $21.95
 
The Big Book Of Painting Nature In Watercolor
The Big Book Of Painting Nature In Watercolor

The Big Book means what it says. Select from 135 self-contained lessons, all with step-by-step demonstrations and assignments. The 600 full-color illustrations will encourage you to become a better painter of nature. Authors-Ferdinand Petrie and John Shaw

Price: $22.46
 
Chinese Brush Painting
Chinese Brush Painting

Discover the magic of Chinese brush techniques in watercolor art. This guidebook provides step-by-step instruction to help you advance your watercolor technique.

Price: $8.78
 
Daily Painting
Daily Painting

Daily Painting is the book you need to break out of your artistic doldrums. It provides a unique system for jump-starting creativity, encouraging experimentation, and bringing the joy back to art making.

Price: $20.46
 
Fearless Watercolor for Beginners
Fearless Watercolor for Beginners

Bold adventures in watercolor start with Fearless Watercolor for Beginners, a book filled with fun techniques to help you overcome anxiety about this somewhat intimidating medium.

Price: $12.04
 
How to Draw and Paint Series: Watercolor Basics
How to Draw and Paint Series: Watercolor Basics

Watercolor is a lively, fluid medium with an element of unpredictability that can make it seem intimidating. How to Draw and Paint: Watercolor Basics is here to take away the guesswork and teach aspiring painters everything they need to know to start making beautiful watercolors.

Price: $8.78
 
How to Paint Watercolors
How to Paint Watercolors

Learn how experienced watercolor artists create scenery, light, shading, texture, color, and other elements of composition. These workbooks, suitable for beginning to intermediate artists, offer step-by-step instructions and guidelines.

Price: $8.78
 
Jean Haines' Atmospheric Watercolours
Jean Haines' Atmospheric Watercolours

Accomplished artist Jean Haines shares her passion for watercolors in this wonderfully vibrant book suitable for complete beginners looking to explore their interest in painting or experienced artists who wish to work in a looser style.

Price: $27.95
 
Jean Haines' Paint Yourself Calm
Jean Haines' Paint Yourself Calm

Wipe away your worries with the soothing, gentle strokes of watercolor paint. Let artist Jean Haines show you how to Paint Yourself Calm. This lovely book explores the many therapeutic benefits of watercolor painting, focusing on the process instead of the result of putting a brush to paper.

Price: $21.89
 
Jean Haines' World of Watercolour
Jean Haines' World of Watercolour

Jean Haines' World of Watercolour is filled with practical advice and guidance for artists of all levels — plus gorgeous examples of Haines' distinctive work. Clearly written text and step-by-step projects take artists through various techniques, inspiring them to grab their brushes and paint.

Price: $24.98
 
Just Add Watercolor
Just Add Watercolor

Just Add Watercolor is a beautifully illustrated guide to creating contemporary watercolors, featuring 200 of the best works of young, modern painters. Gorgeous, full-page reproductions are paired with bite-sized exercises and tips, making watercolor painting instantly less intimidating.

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No Excuses Watercolor
No Excuses Watercolor - Painting Techniques for Sketching and Journaling

Don't be intimidated by watercolor painting. No Excuses Watercolor makes learning to work in watercolor a welcoming, fun experience. A variety of painting exercises help you discover easy, new techniques that are perfect for filling the pages of your watercolor sketchbook or art journal.

Price: $19.19
 
One Watercolor a Day
One Watercolor a Day

Spark new ideas and increase your creativity with One Watercolor a Day, containing six weeks' worth of daily watercolor exercises to help you cultivate your imagination and develop your style.

Price: $16.57
 
Paint Like the Masters
Paint Like the Masters

The trade secrets of the great masters are uncovered in Paint Like the Masters, an exhaustive study of 14 of the world’s most famous paintings. Both amateur and experienced artists will find the instructional images and detailed explanations invaluable.

Price: $19.99
 
Painting the Impressionistic Landscape
Painting the Impressionistic Landscape

Painting the Impressionistic Landscape celebrates the freeing experience of packing up your paints and setting out into nature to paint the beauty that you see. With clear, thoughtful instruction, artist Dustan Knight demonstrates how to paint lively, expressive landscapes in Impressionist style.

Price: $19.99
 
Spicebox Art School Watercolor Kit
Spicebox Art School Watercolor Kit

The wallet-friendly kit includes a range of watercolor supplies — paints, watercolor pencils, brushes, paper, and more — plus a full-color, 64-page instruction book loaded with info.

Price: $29.99
 
Starting Out in Watercolor
Starting Out in Watercolor

Learn the basics of watercolor from this "how-to" book, created for aspiring adult beginners. Each book in the "Starting Out" series covers basic materials and techniques, and is suitable for an adult beginner. Author-Caroline Linscott.Paperback.32 pages.

Price: $8.05
 
Strathmore Learning Series Instructional Watercolor Pads
Strathmore Learning Series Instructional Watercolor Pads

Created with premier watercolor artist and instructor Kelly Eddington, Strathmore Watercolor Learning Series Instructional Art Pads feature 12 in-depth watercolor lessons, 12 sheets of 140 lb watercolor paper, and 12 online video tutorials. Follow along and learn to create beautiful watercolor art.

Price: $9.99
 
Terry's Top Tips for Watercolour Artists
Terry's Top Tips for Watercolour Artists

This book demystifies the painting process and shows you how to produce perfect paintings every time.

Price: $17.99
 
Urban Watercolor Sketching
Urban Watercolor Sketching

Watercolor is a versatile sketching medium that's perfect for artists on the go. Urban Watercolor Sketching shows you how to bring new energy to your sketches of urban scenes, using a fresh and simple approach to watercolor.

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Using Liquid Frisket
Using Liquid Frisket

Create remarkable effects in your paintings using liquid frisket. The book includes a section with practice exercises you can do right on the page. Author Jerry Griffith, is the developer of the Incredible Nib and the Incredible White Mask.

Price: $12.49
 
Water Paper Paint
Water Paper Paint - Exploring Creativity with Watercolor and Mixed Media

Whether your background is in painting, mixed media, textile art, journaling, or paper craft, this unique, beautiful volume is a field book of inspiration, creative ideas, how-to's, and projects for all types of creative individuals who want to experience and play with watercolor. 156 pages.

Price: $15.47
 
The Watercolor Course You've Always Wanted
The Watercolor Course You've Always Wanted

The Watercolor Course You've Always Wanted answers the two most common questions students at all levels want to know — "What am I doing wrong?" and "How do I decide what to do instead?"

Price: $19.99
 
Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner
Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner

In these pages, 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 composition.

Price: $16.49
 
Watercolor Made Easy: Seascapes & Sunsets
Watercolor Made Easy: Seascapes & Sunsets

With the help of Watercolor Made Easy: Seascapes & Sunsets, every artist can master ocean waves, ripples, rocks, sand, harbors, boats, and clouds in no time.

Price: $8.95
 
Watercolor Painting Step by Step
Watercolor Painting Step by Step

Discover a wide range of painting styles and techniques for creating watercolor masterpieces. This Walter Foster "Artist Library Series" guide is packed with information to help artists, from beginners to advanced, learn more about watercolor painting.

Price: $8.95
 
Watercolor: Seasons
Watercolor: Seasons

Featuring the beautiful work of Nancy Wylie, each of the four seasons is showcased through a variety of engaging subjects.

Price: $8.78