Found and Ground : A Practical Guide To Making Your Own Foraged Paints : By Caroline Ross




Learn to create your own natural paints using raw materials from the earth.

  • Step-by-step guides on how to create your own paints and oak gall ink
  • Covers all aspects of safe and ethical foraging
  • Create a unique palette that is connected to the land where you live
  • 300 illustrations


Found and Ground: A Practical Guide To Making Your Own Foraged Paints is an ideal reference book for artists who wish to discover a sustainable and fascinating approach to painting using the colors of the earth itself.

Author and artist Caroline Ross explains every stage of making your own foraged paint - from all aspects of foraging for natural materials to the techniques needed to refine them into beautiful pigments and paints. The book covers how to make natural paints including watercolor, gouache, tempera, and glair (traditional medieval paint) while also including vegan alternatives. Found and Ground includes step-by-step instructions and is ideal for artists with all levels of experience.

  • Size: 21.6 x 28 cm
  • Format: Paperback, 128 pages
  • Publisher: SearchPress
  • ISBN-13:9781800920996


Product CodeBKS493
To Use WithPaint Making
Country of ManufactureUnited Kingdom
PublisherSearch Press
Books & Magazines : SubjectMaterials
Books & Magazines : Author/ArtistCaroline Ross
Weight (kg)0.634000


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