Dive into the world of Modern Watercolor . This dynamic and inspirational guide will set you down a path of exploration. Learn to effectively use basic techniques and principles to create beautiful, expressive works of art.
From selecting your first watercolor paints to learning to blend colors into a unique palette, this book will guide you as you begin your journey. By the end, your paintings will be cohesive and rich. Discover how to paint in watercolor by harnessing the medium's unique transparent qualities to create stunning works of art, stationery, gifts, and more.
The book's easy-to-follow lessons explore using watercolor on different surfaces, how to create basic shapes using fun techniques, and how to create myriad gorgeous effects that can be achieved with different brushes and strokes. You'll even learn how to add layers of dimension and texture and how to work with resist techniques to create pretty patterns and gorgeous backgrounds.
Author — Kristin Van Leuven.
Paperback. 128 pages. 8-3/4" × 11-3/4" (22 cm × 30 cm).