Learn to play with gorgeous color and water effects, expressing yourself with the unparalleled beauty of nature's bouquet.
Sunflowers, orchids, daffodils, lilies ... your brush can bring these and more to life with Paint Watercolor Flowers by master watercolorist Birgit O'Connor.
Readers will receive guidance in selecting essential watercolor supplies, practicing basic painting techniques, capturing the unique details of a variety of flowers, and showing them off in striking, color-rich compositions. O'Connor teaches how to paint nine different flowers, with each demonstration covering important concepts for successful results. In Paint Watercolor Flowers , friendly, easy-to-follow instructions make flower painting fun and doable for any artist, whether they're new to the medium or simply new to a subject they've never painted before. This book includes:
Detailed instruction on color, value, creating shadows, composition, and more
3 negative painting demonstrations
9 start-to-finish flower painting demonstrations exploring topics such as creating backgrounds, layering color, values in white flowers, values in colored flowers, and much more