Painting All Aspects of Water

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For both beginning and advanced painters, water can be one of the most popular but least understood of elements. In this instructive guide, author and artist E. John Robinson shows the secrets of painting water, its special properties, and the limitless ways it can be used in paintings of all mediums.Readers will discover how to use water to convey mood, to capture the effects of wet streets and mud puddles, and to portray fog, ice, and water's reflective qualities. They'll also learn how to paint creeks and ...
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Overview

For both beginning and advanced painters, water can be one of the most popular but least understood of elements. In this instructive guide, author and artist E. John Robinson shows the secrets of painting water, its special properties, and the limitless ways it can be used in paintings of all mediums.Readers will discover how to use water to convey mood, to capture the effects of wet streets and mud puddles, and to portray fog, ice, and water's reflective qualities. They'll also learn how to paint creeks and lakes, rivers and waterfalls, harbors and the ocean, weaving sunlight and shadow into all their water scenes to create works that flow with life. E. John Robinson is acknowledged as one of the world's finest marine seascape artists. He has painted over 40,000 seascapes in his career, most of which are in private collections. He has produced four covers for Reader's Digest, and made a series of bestselling video tapes on painting the sea. Also the author of Paint the Sea in Oils Using Special Effects and Paint the Sea and Shoreline in Watercolors Using Special Effects, Robinson lives in Mendocino, California.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781929834389
  • Publisher: International Artist Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/15/2004
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 8.82 (w) x 11.52 (h) x 0.67 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 8
Chapter 1 Equipment and supplies 10
Chapter 2 Properties of water 14
Chapter 3 Mood 22
Chapter 4 Wet ground 30
Chapter 5 Puddles 36
Chapter 6 Creeks 42
Step-by-step demonstration: suggesting mood with reflections and color--in oils
Chapter 7 Lakes and ponds 58
Step-by-step demonstration: reflecting soft colors and edges to create a relaxing, restful mood--in oils
Chapter 8 Rivers 74
Step-by-step demonstration: suggesting distance and mood--in opaque watercolor
Chapter 9 Waterfalls 88
Step-by-step demonstration: handling sunlight and shadow in a waterfall--in watercolor
Chapter 10 Bays and harbors 104
Step-by-step demonstration: suggesting downlighting in a busy harbor scene using oils
Chapter 11 Surf 114
Step-by-step demonstration: moonlight reflecting off translucent waves--in oils
About the artist 128
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