The flowers portrayed in this book are favorites among watercolor painters and many are painted in two styles to provide a variety of options.
Through a number of step-by-step demonstrations, Lian Quan Zhen teaches how to paint flowers in a variety of techniques including Chinese Spontaneous style, Chinese Detail style, and traditional Western watercolor style. In addition, Lian provides creative twists to each style, including printing with glass, wrinkling rice paper, using a glue resist, blowing color, and painting on primed canvas.
Author — Lian Quan Zhen.
Hardcover. 128 pages. 8½" × 11" (22 cm × 28 cm).