Drawing and Painting Plants

Drawing and Painting Plants

by Christina Brodie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0881928410

ISBN-13: 9780881928419

Pub. Date: 01/15/2007

Publisher: Timber Press, Incorporated


Christina Brodie draws on her extensive experience as a botanical art teacher in compiling this complete course on drawing and painting plants. Clear step-by-step instructions show how to accurately render a wide range of plants and plant parts — from flowers, fruits, and seeds through leaves, stems, bark, and roots to fungi, ferns, mosses, and seaweeds.…  See more details below

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Christina Brodie draws on her extensive experience as a botanical art teacher in compiling this complete course on drawing and painting plants. Clear step-by-step instructions show how to accurately render a wide range of plants and plant parts — from flowers, fruits, and seeds through leaves, stems, bark, and roots to fungi, ferns, mosses, and seaweeds. Christina Brodie's concise text and beautiful, detailed examples illustrate techniques for various media, including pencil, ink, watercolor, gouache, acrylics, and scraper board. This highly practical manual offers a complete course of instruction in basic and advanced techniques of botanical illustration, and is suitable for beginning artists and journal keepers as well as teachers and professional illustrators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881928419
Publisher:
Timber Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.43(d)

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