Watercolor basics: an artist's guide to mastering the medium

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Watson-Guptill Publications,
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1st ed.
Packed with handy tips and solutions to common problems, this at-a-glance sourcebook works through the basics of watercolor painting. Helpful chapters on materials and techniques plus step-by-step instructions for more than 60 exercises show how to produce stunning paintings simply and creatively. Sue Sareen explains how to confidently tackle a wide range of subjects--from rambling country gardens and fiery sunsets to delicate flowers and colorful fruits. • Practice basic techniques including wet-into-wet, wet-on-dry, lifting out and color mixing • Learn how to build a composition successfully • Discover how to paint texture and detail without falling into common traps • Paint effective shadows and reflections • Conjure up the beauty of daffodils, daisies, and cornflowers
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