Capture the amazing wonders of nature with your watercolours today. From crashing waves to sculptured deserts, from grand sunsets to humble wildflowers, from backyard discoveries to exotic getaways, the natural world offers inspiration enough for a lifetime! In this book, one of today's premier nature artists shows you how to make the most of it. Within an inviting and sketchbook-style format, you'll learn how to capture nature's treasures using watercolor pencils and paint.
Inside you'll find:A chapter-by-chapter exploration of five diverse landscape themes: forests, water, meadows, mountains and deserts. 37 step-by-step demonstrations from two of Johnson's most beloved books, Creating Nature in Watercolor and Watercolor Pencil Magic. Johnson's favorite tips for capturing a variety of textures and subjects, including plants, trees, water, wildlife, rock formations, seasonal variations and more. A wealth of expert advice on gathering reference materials, assembling your own field kit, painting people in nature, and much more.
Embark on a creative adventure as you experiment with new techniques, discover fresh subjects, and hone your powers of observation. Your resulting sketches and paintings will transport you to cherished moments and places worth remembering.
Paperback: 224 pages
Publisher: North Light Books (27 Jun 2014)
Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 1.6 x 27.9 cm
|Quantity : Pack||Single|
|Books & DVDs : Subject||General, Animals, Botanical, Landscapes|
|Books & DVDs : Medium||Watercolour|
|Books & DVDs : Author/Artist||Cathy Johnson|
|To use with||Watercolour|