Watercolor Secrets: An Inside Look at the Techniques of Award-Winning Splash Artists

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The how behind the wow

Dive deeper into the creative waters that have made North Light Books' Splash: The Best of Watercolor series today's most celebrated showcase of contemporary watercolor paintings. Watercolor Secrets invites you into the studios of 15 Splash artists as they reveal the creative processes behind their stunning work.

From meticulous glazes to loose, luscious color, these artists joyfully ...

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Overview

The how behind the wow

Dive deeper into the creative waters that have made North Light Books' Splash: The Best of Watercolor series today's most celebrated showcase of contemporary watercolor paintings. Watercolor Secrets invites you into the studios of 15 Splash artists as they reveal the creative processes behind their stunning work.

From meticulous glazes to loose, luscious color, these artists joyfully embrace watercolor in gloriously individual and expressive ways, sharing their unique journeys inspirations and techniques.

  • Step-by-step demonstrations, sketchbook pages and inspiring finished art from 15 modern-day watercolor masters
  • Expert tips on creating stunning color, capturing the magic of light, turning on-location sketches into personal keepsakes, designing compositions with impact, and more
  • A variety of subjects, including flowers, landscapes, waterscapes, city scenes, interiors and portraits
Whether you are a watercolor artist looking to make a big splash in your own paintings or simply an admirer of this most magical medium, Watercolor Secrets puts you on the inside track to outstanding art.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781600611407
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • Publication date: 8/6/2009
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 589,950
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Rachel Rubin Wolf is the longtime editor of North Light's popular Splash book series as well as Strokes of Genius. She has edited dozens of other art books and also writes for Art Connoisseur Magazine.

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