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Magic of Watercolour Flowers (Hardcover) (Paul Riley)

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This lush guide to a favorite medium and a popular topic will delight aspiring artists. Not only does acclaimed painter Paul Riley demonstrate the basics of producing colorful, vibrant florals, he also reveals how to use special effects, collage, and textural techniques to enhance mood, create interesting compositions, and take advantage of watercolor's natural translucency. Step-by-step paintings plus tips and techniques throughout make this an accessible introduction for the beginner, and a fascinating section shows how to combine imaginative decorated still-life objects with flowers.
This lush guide to a favorite medium and a popular topic will delight aspiring artists. Not only does acclaimed painter Paul Riley demonstrate the basics of producing colorful, vibrant florals, he also reveals how to use special effects, collage, and textural techniques to enhance mood, create interesting compositions, and take advantage of watercolor's natural translucency. Step-by-step paintings plus tips and techniques throughout make this an accessible introduction for the beginner, and a fascinating section shows how to combine imaginative decorated still-life objects with flowers.
Number of Pages: 128
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Watercolor Painting
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Author: Paul Riley
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2015
TCIN: 17349579
UPC: 9781849942812
Item Number (DPCI): 247-45-8773
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