Painting Landscapes with Watercolor

Painting Landscapes with Watercolor

by Vicenc B. Ballestar, David Sanmiguel
     
 

Painting Landscapes with Watercolor is a wonderfully expressive book, opening up all of the creative possibilities that landscapes offer to the watercolorist. Ballestar, an accomplished artist, succeeds in teaching exactly how to use the transparent, free-flowing nature of watercolor to generate landscapes with great emotional appeal.
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Painting Landscapes with Watercolor is a wonderfully expressive book, opening up all of the creative possibilities that landscapes offer to the watercolorist. Ballestar, an accomplished artist, succeeds in teaching exactly how to use the transparent, free-flowing nature of watercolor to generate landscapes with great emotional appeal.
* Sound advice on selecting materials, learning basic techniques, making first sketches
* Sixteen brilliant step-by-step demos put key concepts into practice
* Examples of watercolors by world-renowned artists add variety and inspiration
* Close-ups detail how to paint snow, windy skies, mountains and reflections on water Readers will discover how to capture the light that personalizes a landscape and enliven their scenes with dynamic movement and color. No matter their level of experience, watercolor artists will treasure this indispensable reference.Vincenc Ballestar is an award-winning master watercolorist from Barcelona, Spain and the current president of the Watercolor Society of the province of Catalonia. In addition to teaching courses on painting, Ballestar has authored dozens of art instruction books, including Painting the Unposed Figure in Watercolor. David Sanmiguel is an editor and designer of more than 25 art instruction books. He also works as an art critic for various national newspapers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780966638363
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
02/01/2002
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 12.21(h) x 0.38(d)

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