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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.

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600 Watercolor Mixes
600 Watercolor Mixes

Filled with beautiful watercolor illustrations and examples, this manual provides all the fundamentals on how to mix watercolor paints. Author Sharon Finmark shares essential techniques plus her own unique tips for enhancing your paintings with vivacious shades and tints. Hardcover. 176 pages.

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Art Answers: Watercolor Painting
Art Answers: Watercolor Painting

What's the easiest way to paint reflections on water? What's the best brush to use for a desired effect? This comprehensive resource on the art of watercolor painting offers practical answers to the questions that every artist asks.

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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.

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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.

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Barron's All About Techniques in Watercolor
Barron's All About Techniques in Watercolor

This book offers a complete primer in painting with watercolors, including discussions about paints, materials, brushwork, and color. Step-by-step exercises explain basic "tricks of the trade" and progress to instruction on creating professional pieces.

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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

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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.

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Color Mixing Recipes for Watercolor
Color Mixing Recipes for Watercolor

In Color Mixing Recipes for Watercolor, mixing formulas for more than 1,100 common subjects are included, along with an easy-to-follow method for accurately measuring and mixing watercolor paints. This book is suited for the adult aspiring artist.

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Colour Wheel Books
Colour Wheel Books

These interactive art instruction books are designed to help aspiring artists create quality work within just days. Each presents a series of eight step-by-step projects designed to teach you the most rewarding techniques of the medium as you gradually build both knowledge and confidence.

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Drawing and Painting Sports Figures
Drawing and Painting Sports Figures

Renowned sports artist Jim Scullion shares his expertise in this practical and inspiring guide to drawing and painting sports figures — the only book that focuses exclusively on this exciting area of figure drawing.

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How to Paint Living Portraits
How to Paint Living Portraits

Using a practical, hands-on approach, master artist Roberta Carter Clark shares her secrets to creating successful portraits in charcoal, oils, and watercolors. Paperback. 160 pages.

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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.

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How to Paint: Colour & Light in Watercolour
How to Paint: Colour & Light in Watercolour

Opening up a whole new world that explodes with color and light, this guidebook overflows with enthusiastic instruction for beautiful watercolors. Each of the book's lessons can be put into immediate practice by even novice painters.

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How to Paint: Flowers in Watercolour
How to Paint: Flowers in Watercolour

This book offers comprehensive step-by-step demonstrations and assistance with selecting paints, brushes, and other materials. It also delivers clear guidance about applying watercolor techniques, including negative painting, masking, washes, and more.

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How to Paint: Watercolours
How to Paint: Watercolours

Starting with initial sketches, working through to simple techniques, and finally ending with a completed picture, this affecting resource shows aspiring painters all the necessary skills to paint beautiful watercolor pictures. Author - Jeremy C. Ford.

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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.

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The New Encyclopedia of Watercolor Techniques
The New Encyclopedia of Watercolor Techniques

This vivid and informative book brings this technique to the modern-day artist. Filled with a complete range of waterbased media, it presents more than 30 techniques — explained with easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step photography to guide and inspire. Paperback. 104 pages.

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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.

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Paint Watercolors That Dance with Light
Paint Watercolors That Dance with Light

In this book, Kincaid invites readers to learn her simple steps for painting watercolors infused with light, singing with color, and alive with a feeling of movement and energy. Paperback. 128 pages.

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Painting Water
Painting Water

This easy-to-follow guide imparts everything you need to know about painting water in all its moods with watercolor. It is a complete inspirational course for all those interested in capturing the beauty and atmosphere of landscapes and seascapes.

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Ready to Paint: Botanical Flowers in Watercolour
Ready to Paint: Botanical Flowers in Watercolour

Long the skill of choice among field botanists, botanical portraiture emphasizes the specimen against a white background, removed from the distractions of its environment. Watercolorists and horticulturalists alike are sure to enjoy this resource.

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Ready to Paint: Paris in Watercolor
Ready to Paint: Paris in Watercolor

The clear step-by-step photographs explain the painting process in great depth and make it easy for readers to reproduce all of the projects, which include iconic scenes such the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, and a Montmartre café.

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Ready to Paint: Venice in Watercolor
Ready to Paint: Venice in Watercolor

In Ready to Paint: Venice in Watercolor, readers learn how to capture mood, reproduce stunning light effects, and paint realistic skies, water, and architecture, all essential for capturing the essence and beauty of Venice. Simply transfer the drawing of your choice to watercolor paper and begin.

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Ready to Paint: Vibrant Flowers in Watercolor
Ready to Paint: Vibrant Flowers in Watercolor

Everything needed to start painting right away is included — from basic exercises in color choice and composition to techniques for painting leaves, backgrounds, arrangements, and outdoor scenes. The instruction in this book makes it fun and easy to create all of your favorite blooms!

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Ready to Paint: Watercolour Flowers
Ready to Paint: Watercolour Flowers

This book helps beginning artists take those first daunting steps by using tracings to draw and paint five beautiful floral paintings, including poppies, daisies, roses, pansies, primroses, jonquils, and daffodils.

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Ready to Paint: Watercolour Rivers and Streams
Ready to Paint: Watercolour Rivers and Streams

Ready to Paint: Watercolour Rivers and Streams makes painting water in the landscape simple. The book features Keith Fenwick's friendly, approachable style and includes everything from winter scenes to sheep-dotted river valleys. 72 pages.

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Ready to Paint: Watercolour Trees & Woodlands
Ready to Paint: Watercolour Trees & Woodlands

Amateur and beginning artists who are interested in painting trees and woodlands but can't rely on their drawing skills can appreciate the demonstration projects in this book.

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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.

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Steps to Success in Watercolor
Steps to Success in Watercolor

In "Steps to Success in Watercolor," accomplished watercolor artist Brenda Swenson explores practical, unique ways to plan your painting to avoid common mistakes and make the most of your painting experience.

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Terry Harrison's Complete Guide to Watercolour Landscapes
Terry Harrison's Complete Guide to Watercolour Landscapes

Step-by-step photographs of easy techniques and great demonstrations offer an exciting course for anyone wanting to learn how to paint all the elements in the landscape, from mountain views and rustic scenes to sea-lashed rocks and sun-dappled woodlands.

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Terry Harrison's Rustic Buildings & Barns in Watercolour
Terry Harrison's Rustic Buildings & Barns in Watercolour

Learn with Terry Harrison, the master of simple techniques, as he demonstrates how to create weathered windmills, old shacks and huts, farmhouses, cottages, timbered barns, and more. Paperback. 128 pages. 8-1/2" x 11-1/2".

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Terry Harrison's Watercolour Mountains, Valleys & Streams
Terry Harrison's Watercolour Mountains, Valleys & Streams

Terry Harrison takes the mystery out of watercolor painting in this inspiring guide, as he teaches how to create beautiful landscape paintings of mountains, valleys, and streams using his simple, unique watercolor techniques and a range of brushes.

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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.

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Urban Watercolor Sketching
NEW! 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.

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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.

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Watercolor
Watercolor

Master the basics of drawing, composition, and value, as well as the specific techniques unique to painting in watercolor. This is a guidebook, from the Walter Foster "Artist Library Series" Author - Duane R. Light.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Watercolor Postcards: A Portable Studio
Watercolor Postcards: A Portable Studio

Jump-start the creative journey with the 16-page instruction booklet containing tips and techniques from a watercolor expert. Also included are elegant Strathmore postcards and high-quality watercolor brushes. Hardcover. 16 pages.

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Watercolor: Seasons
Watercolor: Seasons

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

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The Watercolour Wheel Book
The Watercolour Wheel Book

Techniques covered in the book include laying flat and graduated washes, working wet-in-wet and wet-in-dry, masking out, lifting off, and sponging, all applied to subjects from still lifes to landscapes, and from buildings to woodlands.

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