Realistic Watercolor Portraits: How to Paint a Variety of Ages and Ethnicities by Suzanna Winton, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Realistic Watercolor Portraits: How to Paint a Variety of Ages and Ethnicities

Realistic Watercolor Portraits: How to Paint a Variety of Ages and Ethnicities

by Suzanna Winton
     
 

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Portraits have the power to capture a likeness that touches the soul. You can learn to paint realistic portraits with artistry following the guidance in this inspirational book.

Nine complete step-by-step demonstrations show you how to use watercolors to build portraits that come to life with realism and personality. Each demonstration features a different

Overview

Portraits have the power to capture a likeness that touches the soul. You can learn to paint realistic portraits with artistry following the guidance in this inspirational book.

Nine complete step-by-step demonstrations show you how to use watercolors to build portraits that come to life with realism and personality. Each demonstration features a different person—so you can explore a range of ages, skin tones, facial features, hair tones and textures—mastering each detail at your own pace. Even if you are a beginner, success is within your reach as you learn how to:

  • Place an image properly
  • Capture a likeness and add character
  • Paint realistic skin tones
  • Fix mistakes without starting over
  • Edit visual information for greater impact
  • Capture the textures of clothing and accessories
  • Select and paint a background that supports the portrait
With this guide on your side, you can achieve the portraits you've always dreamed of painting. Get started today. Great portraits await!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440313998
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
12/22/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
File size:
21 MB
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Meet the Author


Suzanna Reese Winton is known for her instruction in watercolor painting and jurying of art exhibitions. She is a signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society, the Southern Watercolor Society and Watercolor West. Her work has been published in The Artist's Magazine, American Artist, Watercolor Magic magazine, Splash 6 (North Light Books), and The Best of Watercolor 2000.

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