Julie Gilbert Pollard approaches painting with an open mind. Not bound by tradition, she shows you how to unleash your watercolors for exciting and expressive results- where you will have a lot of fun doing it! See how a few simple steps at the beginning can preserve the lights, lock in the darks, and allow you greater freedom to let your watercolor do what it does best: move and flow wet into wet, creating luminous layers of depth and vitality.
Inside you'll find:9 step by step painting demonstrations plus many more quick lessons illustrating basic techniques. How to paint water, rocks, trees and other landscape elements in a lively manner. Easy techniques for making your paintings pop, including tips for successful spattering. How to combine a representational painting style with abstract acrylic underpaintings for unique and lively results.
This book is all about painting boldly, embracing the medium's unpredictable nature, and achieving a loose, painterly quality. It's ideal for the beginner trying to get off on the right foot, as well as the intermediate artist looking for ways to freshen up their approach.
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: North Light Books (23 April 2013)
Product Dimensions: 21 x 1.3 x 27.6 cm
|Quantity : Pack||Single|
|Books & DVDs : Subject||General|
|Books & DVDs : Medium||Watercolour|
|Books & DVDs : Author/Artist||Julie Gilbert Pollard|
|To use with||Watercolour|