Watercolor Painting For Dummies PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Colette Pitcher

Watercolor Painting For Dummies

For Dummies
Publication date: May 2008
ISBN: 9780470289280
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)
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Have you ever been amazed by watercolor paintings that seem to spring to life before your eyes? Would you love to be able to paint with watercolors? Now, you can. Watercolor Painting For Dummies shows you the fun and easy way to create breathtaking paintings so beautiful you won’t believe you made them yourself.

This friendly, guide gives you hands-on instruction and easy-to-follow, step-by-step exercises to help you master the basics. Filled with full-color projects and sample paintings, it shows you how to work with color and texture, practice composition, and make smooth changes. You’ll find out how to select the best tools, materials, and supplies, practice basic brush strokes, and use the three best common techniques: flat wash, graded wash, and rough texture. Discover how to:

  • Select the right brushes, pigments, and paper
  • Mix colors and work with white
  • Create backgrounds and foregrounds
  • Transfer your drawings to watercolor
  • Avoid common watercolor mistakes
  • Experiment with texture using salt, sponges, plastic wrap, and more
  • Find your way around the color wheel
  • Practice the principles of design
  • Plan compositions using thumbnails
  • Work with one-point, two-point, and three-point perspective
  • Paint fabrics, shiny surfaces, and organic textures
  • Paint landscapes, seascapes, animals and more

Complete with strategies for improving your painting immediately and marketing and selling your work, Watercolor Painting For Dummies, is the resource you need to make your creative dreams come true.

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Watercolor Painting For Dummies PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Colette Pitcher
For Dummies, May 2008
ISBN: 9780470289280
EAN:  9780470289280
PDF (Adobe DRM)
eBook price: $16.99
Watercolor Painting For Dummies ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Colette Pitcher
For Dummies, March 2011
ISBN: 9781118052006
EAN:  9781118052006
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