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BOOAH7 The author of this book shows how to capture water in all its moods, from quiet ponds and shallow puddles to flowing creeks and fast moving rivers. Featuring over 80 step-by-step photographs and a variety of inspirational paintings the author clearly all the techniques for accurately portraying water in watercolours - from laying an initial wash to adding the final details. 0 Login For Price
BOOK48 *BOOK-THE ART OF BRUSHO-Carrie McKenzie (2017). This exciting new Brusho artbook will help you to discover new ways to unleash your creativity. Filled with easy to follow step-by-step guides, it shows you how to use Brusho s little pots of magic for a variety of stunning, evocative paintings. If you like colourful paintings, then you will love the intense vibrancy of Brusho paint. British artist, Carrie McKenzie, takes you on a creative journey of start-to-finish demonstrations, exciting techniques, and special effects such as using Brusho with starch, soap, bleach, gesso, granulation medium, acrylic ink, etc.Similar to watercolour, Brusho mixes with water, but has its own unique and delightful properties, allowing you to create striking, colour rich and impressionistic images. As the chapters unfold, you will learn how Brusho colours work together, some simple composition strategies, and how to produce your own vibrant, colourful paintings by using Brusho in a range of adventurous ways. Also, each chapter includes several gallery paintings that capture the essence of every theme and provide extra inspiration for your own Brusho visions.The Art of Brusho" is packed with:* Step-by-step guides for a range of creative techniques* Studio tips for successful working practices and saving time* Start-to-finish demonstrations for lively inventive paintings* Special effects achieved with starch soap bleach gesso granulation medium acrylic ink etc. Just follow boldly along and you ll soon be producing Brusho paintings that zing with colour and energy. Above all be ready to enjoy a glorious explosion of Brusho colours!" 8 Login For Price
SP10351 WATERCOLOURS UNLEASHED Jane Betteridge. Jane Betteridge's innovative techniques turn the watercolour world on its head. In this, her first book, Jane shows watercolour artists how to explore colour and texture in their creative works.Creativity, along with imaginative use of the popular watercolour medium, suffuses Jane Betteridge's work. In this, her first book, she shares her painting techniques and methods with you. Learn to use watercolour paints in unusual and surprising ways to create works bursting with vibrancy and beauty.Innovative techniques to inspire and invigorate watercolour artists. Packed with excellent tuition and inspiring paintings. 7 varied step-by-step projects. 2 Login For Price
SP10399 JEAN HAINES' WORLD OF WATERCOLOUR. Step into Jean Haines distinctive, exciting world of watercolour with this, the ultimate guide to her influences, style and work. Jean's loose, expressive paintings are filled with colour and personality, embracing a range of subjects that includes flowers, animals, people and places, all influenced by the countries and cities she's lived in and the people she's met during her life. This beautiful book contains easy-to-follow and inspiring introductory sections such as an artist s treasure chest and the colour gym , offering practical guidance and in-depth exercises in an innovative and accessible way, and the numerous examples of Jean s work will inspire and encourage novice as well as experienced artists. After this introductory section, the book shows the reader how to put the skills they've learned into practice with gorgeous step-by-step projects packed full of expert tips and advice, encouraging them to move forward and develop their own style of working. Like her painting, Jean's writing is filled with passion and enthusiasm, transporting the reader through a world of watercolour that will not fail to excite and inspire. 2 Login For Price
SP10542 COLOUR MIXING GUIDE WATERCOLOUR-JULIE COLLINS. A clear, comprehensive guide to colour mixing for the watercolour artist. It begins with simple colour theory and a colour wheel, with a template provided so that readers can paint their own; a vital step towards understanding colour. There is vividly illustrated guidance on complementary, warm and cool colours, colour tone, using a limited palette, dull and bright colours and factoring in local colour. There follows an array of essential colour mixes. A beautifully presented and practical guide to understanding and mixing colours. Watercolour artists from beginners to more experienced painters will find this a handy, comprehensive guide. 2 Login For Price
SP10825 WATERCOLOUR FLOWER PORTRAITS-B.SHOWELL. Learn how to paint exquisite flower portraits in watercolour, following Billy Showell's highly detailed, step-by-step instructions. Packed with stunning pictures and technical advice, this book is truly inspirational.Billy Showell's exquisite and technically brilliant watercolour flower portraits are beautifully presented in this highly informative, lavishly illustrated book. Packed with information on drawing and painting techniques, colour mixing and composition, it is an invaluable source of ideas and inspiration for anyone who wants to develop their flower painting skills, whether or not they have any previous experience. Author is a well-known and well-respected watercolour artist. Detailed techniques sections and step-by-step projects. 0 Login For Price
SP10832 WATERCOLOUR FRUIT + VEGETABLE PORTRAITS. Starting with basic techniques and use of colour, you are shown how to capture the individuality of spiralling artichokes, the smooth contours of aubergines, the sumptuous reds of glossy peppers, the cool yellows of bananas, the subtle hues of blossom and more. Using traditional methods, overlaying washes, dry brush techniques, glazing, masking - she develops pictures that are exciting and different, sometimes with an unconventional and amusing twist that takes the images on to new, contemporary levels. Explanations on drawing, composition, lighting, painting white subjects are included, along with many different ideas and dozens of useful and helpful tips. The author is a well-known and well-respected watercolour artist. This title provides detailed techniques sections and step-by-step projects. It is highly illustrated. 0 Login For Price
SP10849 WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPES STEP BY STEP. A comprehensive guide to painting with watercolour, drawing on the expertise of 6 renowned experts in the field.This comprehensive guide to painting landscapes in watercolour features the expert tuition of 6 renowned watercolourists. It covers materials, colour, watercolour techniques such as wet into wet, spattering, dry brush, lifting out and using salt, composition, planning a painting sketching, perspective, tone and painting trees, water, seas, skies and buildings, as well as mood and atmosphere. There are eleven beautiful step by step demonstrations. 0 Login For Price
SP10917 DRAWING and PAINTING PORTRAITS in WATERCOLOUR-. Invest your portraiture with character and ease with this complete guide to drawing and painting portraits in watercolour, pencil and charcoal, which includes five step-by-step projects and numerous practical techniques. Portraiture is one of the most rewarding painting disciplines. In this book, experienced portrait artist David Thomas shows that it need not be intimidating. Learn to use watercolour, pencil and charcoal to produce fresh and approachable portraits invested with life and character. 0 Login For Price
SP12614 COLOUR and LIGHT IN WATERCOLOUR - Jean HAINES. Colour and Light in Watercolour, Jean Haines has produced a book even more inspirational than the first. With 40 per cent new material in the form of new hands-on demonstrations, examples of her work and extended text, Jean provides a valuable insight into the materials and techniques she uses to inject colour and light into her stunningly beautiful, award-winning watercolour paintings. Jean's enthusiasm and passion for art is evident throughout the book, which is packed full of ideas, useful tips, expert advice and over 20 step-by-step demonstrations. with subjects ranging from atmospheric winter landscapes to bright colourful cockerels, all painted in Jean's loose and expressive style, artists of all tastes and abilities will not fail to be inspired by her imaginative and exciting use of light and colour. 1 Login For Price
SP12829 PAINT YOURSELF CALM - JEAN HAINES. Unwind with watercolours, allowing the movement of brush on paper to calm and soothe you. Jean Haines' takes you with her to explore the many benefits of painting to your wellbeing, so you can from escape from stress to a personal place of mindful calm. Meditative, peaceful and calming, watercolour painting offers a sense of control and self-worth to everyone, with no judgement or goal beyond the joy of painting itself. This book shows you how to calm and enhance your outlook through the movement of brush on paper. Master artist Jean Haines leads you on a journey through paint, showing you how to wipe away your worries with the soothing, gentle strokes of watercolour paint. 2 Login For Price
SP12942 VIBRANT WATERCOLOURS -HAZEL LAKE. Vibrancy and impact are qualities that experienced watercolour artists aspire to, and this book provides a full course in how to push the boundaries of this popular medium. Packed with inspirational artworks that cover everything from landscapes and portraits to abstract watercolours, this is an exciting book that will not fail to enthuse artists of all abilities who are seeking new ways of expression through their art. The book begins with sections on materials and equipment, gathering ideas, sketching and colour, followed by in-depth explorations of line, shape and form, perspective and space that provide a fascinating insight into the method of the author working. The fabulous final section on creating impact will provide all you need to produce stunning artworks that seem to leap off the page. With five step-by-step projects to try out the techniques covered in the book, this is a truly inspiring guide that will encourage the reader into new ways of painting. 1 Login For Price
SP12973 TAKE THREE COLOURS LANDSCAPES - G.KERSEY. Geoff Kersey shows people who have never picked up a paintbrush how to paint convincing watercolour landscapes using just 3 colours, 3 brushes, a plastic palette and a watercolour pad. Only 3 affordable Students' range watercolour paints are used: light red, cadmium yellow pale and ultramarine blue; yet from these, Geoff shows how 9 realistic watercolour scenes can be painted. There is no colour theory or long-winded mixing information to put off the first-time painter, but a practical absolute beginner's course that shows the three colours in action. Only 3 affordable brushes are needed: no. 10, no. 4 and no. 2 rounds in a synthetic range, to achieve all of the paintings shown. Starting from the simplest of scenes, Geoff Kersey builds skills through 9 easy exercises, resulting in landscapes to be proud of. Start with a simple sky and progress through a basic scene with a reflected sunset, to landscapes that include simple buildings and even a figure. Clear advice and step-by-step photographs show how to add a simple figure to a scene and how to trace and transfer the basic drawings from the finished paintings, which are shown full size in the book for this purpose. Readers have everything they need to get painting.Colours used: ultramarine, candium yellow pale and light red.Brushes used: Round brushes no. 10 (Large), no.4 (Medium), and a no.2 (Small) 0 Login For Price
SP13116 PAINTING PERSPECTIVE DEPTH DISTANCE IN W/COLOUR. A masterclass in achieving the impression of depth and perspective in your watercolour landscapes.A lavish expansion and update of Geoff Kersey's bestselling Perspective, Depth and Distance title in the Tips & Techniques series, this new edition features substantially expanded chapters on the key aspects of perspective along with new artwork and two completely new step-by-step projects. 0 Login For Price
SP13277 START TO PAINT with WATERCOLOURS-A.LOWREY. Arnold Lowrey offers an inspiring and creative introduction to painting with watercolours, and in clear, simple-to-understand terms he explores the materials and techniques you will need to get started in this popular medium.Arnold Lowrey is a popular and experienced author and artist, well-known on both sides of the Atlantic. In this new edition of his popular book 'Starting to Paint' (Search Press, 2003) he offers an inspiring and creative introduction to watercolours, and in clear, simple-to-understand terms he explores the materials and techniques you will need to start painting. Using a vibrant and colourful palette, he clearly illustrates all the techniques from laying initial washes and capturing atmosphere to adding interest and detail - and includes a series of step-by-step demonstrations to build up skills. Before you realise it you will be painting your own beautiful paintings - with this fresh, innovative introduction to watercolours.Aimed at beginner level, this book covers all the essential techniques of working in watercolours. Includes six step-by-step projects 0 Login For Price
SP13291 WATERCOLOUR SECRETS T.HARRISON. Terry Harrison has been an artist since he was 16 years old, and during his life has built a formidable reputation as an artist, tutor and author. This comprehensive and accessible book brings together all he has learnt during his lifetime and provides over 170 tips, techniques and trade secrets to help the reader improve their watercolour painting.Terry begins with what materials to buy, using photographs, colour and techniques, and ends with numerous tips on painting a variety of subjects such as skies, distance, mountains, beaches and boats. Terry has an easy, accessible style that artists of all abilities will find easy to understand, making this book an invaluable resource that the reader will return to again and again. 1 Login For Price
SP13475 ANNA MASONS WATERCOLOUR WORLD. Learn to paint with Anna Mason, using this inspiring, practical watercolour guide.Anna Masons vibrant, detailed and uplifting watercolours have earned her worldwide recognition. In this, her second book, she goes beyond flowers to explore her inspirations from across the natural world, including fruit, birds and animals. The book gives you a very personal insight into Anna s way of working; with clarity and warmth she will help you find inspiration, choose scale and composition, see things correctly and work with discipline and flow until you produce fabulous work of your own. Packed with advice and inspiring finished pieces, this gorgeous book guides you through her method of working with four beautiful step-by-step projects: a blackberry, an autumn leaf, a sunflower and a garden bird. Each project contains a traceable outline. The book is suitable for beginners or for more experienced artists looking to refine their style or try new techniques. 1 Login For Price
SP13932 WATERCOLOUR ARTISTS BIBLE. Master the art of watercolour painting with this comprehensive and compact take-anywhere guidebook. Marilyn Scott presents over 100 step-by-step sequences to demonstrate how to paint a wide range of subjects, from landscapes to buildings, people, and still life.Watercolour is a wonderful medium, but it does sometimes seem to have a mind of its own refusing to do quite what is required. The keys to success are good planning, constant practice and a thorough understanding of your materials, so if you are new to painting, start by trying out some of the techniques and projects in this book as well as experimenting with different colour mixes and types of paper.Marylin Scott shares over 100 step-by-step sequences demonstrating how to paint a wide range of subjects, from landscapes to buildings, people, and still life. She also includes tips on presenting your finished work in a professional way, building a portfolio, and getting it seen. 2 Login For Price
SP14199 HOW TO PAINT WATER IN WATERCOLOUR. Featuring tips and techniques by Joe Dowden to help artists better represent water. This compilation of in-depth exercises and practical projects aims to help artists master representing water in watercolour. With content selected specially from two of Joe's previous titles, the book features over 350 colour illustrations, inspirational photographs and 6 exercises to try. A fresh new design breathes new life into established tips and techniques. 1 Login For Price
SP14229 BRUSH WITH WATERCOLOUR - TERRY HARRISON. Designed to both inspire and instruct artists of all abilities, this book provides a wealth of practical guidance and projects on how to paint watercolour landscapes the easy way.Drawing on his many years' experience as an artist, tutor and demonstrator, Terry shares his love of painting and shows the reader how to create beautiful, vibrant pictures filled with light and atmosphere using a range of simple brush techniques. 1 Login For Price
SP14359 PURE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING- P.Conin. A tour-de-force in the use of watercolour in its purest form. If you have ever wanted to produce watercolour paintings filled with light and radiance, this inspirational and easy-to-follow guide will show you how.Learn how to use traditional watercolour techniques to produce beautiful, contemporary paintings that are full of light, colour and life. Packed with inspirational finished paintings and step-by-step projects, this engaging book teaches you how to use watercolours in their purest form, without the addition of any other media, to create art that has a radiancy and luminosity that cannot be achieved in any other way.by Peter Cronin 0 Login For Price
SP14397 LEARN TO PAINT IN WATERCOLOUR wtih 50 PAINTINGS. Learn to Paint in Watercolour with 50 Small Paintings by W. Freeborn is a portable course for budding watercolourists, built up subject by subject through over 50 paintings.This unique book works as a course in watercolour painting, built up subject by subject, over 50 paintings. Starting off painting subjects that are important to you, you then move on to exploring your immediate environment. By the end of the book, your pictures will start to tell your own story and give you the confidence to continue painting and discovering watercolours myriad possibilities.Techniques are introduced throughout the painting projects, from using a simple colour wash to learning about ink techniques or letting go with loose, free watercolours. At the same time, concepts such as properties of light (vital for watercolourists) are explained to give a solid foundation on which to work. So if you are a fresh to the world of watercolour, and daunted by a big blank piece of watercolour paper, this is the book for you. 0 Login For Price
SP14540 THE ART OF GOUACHE- JEREMY FORD. This book is a highly practical step-by-step guide to working with gouache and not only teaches and inspires novice painters but also introduces more experienced artists to the advantages of using this much overlooked, but wonderful, medium. If you love painting with watercolour and are ready to experiment with something different, then the versatile medium of gouache could be just the thing for you. Gouache is water-based, quick-drying and, can be painted light over dark as well as dark over light. Ideal for the beginner, it can be used thinly in a watercolour style, or more thickly as with oils or acrylics.This guide covers all the materials and tools required and has a comprehensive techniques section that includes overlaying colours, colour blending and troubleshooting.Experienced author Jeremy Ford takes you through three simple, step-by-step projects, each showcasing a unique style of painting with gouache. Numerous finished paintings are included to demonstrate the range of subjects, styles and techniques that you can achieve, and encourage you to develop your own style of painting using this exciting medium. 1 Login For Price
SP15196 READY TO PAINTIN 30 Mins-FLOWERS IN WATERCOLOUR. Learn to paint watercolour flowers in 35 easy-to-follow 30-minute exercises.This complete beginner's guide to painting flowers in watercolour is ideal if you want to learn to paint but are short on time. Each of the 35 quick and easy exercises takes no more than 30 minutes to complete, and will teach you how to paint flowers of different shapes, colours and families lilies, orchids and hellebores amongst others or learn a key technique such as masking out, working wet in wet and colour-mixing. The exercises are all worked at postcard size ideal for a 6 x 4in (A6) watercolour pad, and tracings are included for each study. The book is broken down into five chapters that focus, respectively, on working with watercolour, watercolour techniques, colour and tone, form and detail, and finally flowers in context. The final section of the book contains three complete paintings that demonstrate how to combine all the techniques and elements of painting flowers, as learned from the preceding chapters. These paintings, too, are accompanied by actual-size tracings. 0 Login For Price
SP15233 LEARN TO PAINT IN WATERCOLOUR - NEWTON. A thorough and inspiring guide to watercolour painting from bestselling artist William Newton.Learn how to paint relaxing landscapes, exciting seascapes and portraits with personality. Whatever you want to paint, William Newton can show you how. Starting from first principles, this thorough guide demonstrates the breadth and depth of William's watercolour painting expertise. In addition to beautiful detailed projects covering architecture, still life and other classic scenes, this book contains sections on colour and tone, the materials you will need, key watercolour painting techniques as well as vital information on perspective and drawing; all explained and illustrated for ease of use. 1 Login For Price
SP15264 TREES and WOODLANDS IN WATERCOLOUR-G.Kersey. Learn to paint trees and woodlands in thirty half-hour lessons with master artist Geoff Kersey.This complete beginners guide to painting trees and woodlands is ideal if you want to learn to paint but are short on time. 30 quick and easy exercises, that each take no more than 30 minutes, offer you a complete course teaching all the skills you need to paint trees on their own and as part of beautiful woodland scenes.The 30-minute paintings are all worked at postcard size ideal for a (A6) watercolour pad, and outline drawings are provided on tracing paper for those who are less confident at drawing. Each of the small paintings focuses on a specific subject or technique and is a work of art in its own right. Store them in your portfolio as an easy reference for future painting projects, or even frame them and display them on the wall to impress your family and friends.The final section of the book contains three complete paintings that demonstrate how to combine everything you've learned in the previous exercises. These paintings are also accompanied by actual-size tracings. 0 Login For Price
SP15455 ATMOSPHERIC FLOWERS IN W/C. Jean Haines is arguably one of the world s most accomplished and inspirational artists, and in this, her fifth book, she explores one of her most beloved subjects - flowers. Taking inspiration from her own beautiful garden in the English countryside where she lives, Jean takes you on an artistic journey that not only teaches you how to create gorgeous paintings, but also shares with you the joy to be gained from the simple act of painting flowers. In this beautiful book, Jean explains with passion and enthusiasm how to loosen up your painting style and include just enough detail in your paintings to portray the essence of flowers, bringing them to life on the paper and infusing them with vibrancy and energy. She shares unreservedly the materials and techniques she uses, provides a wealth of expert tips and advice, and guides you step-by-step through numerous studies and projects. Throughout the book there are many glorious examples of Jean s paintings of a dazzling variety of flowers, providing an abundance of inspiration for artists of all abilities. 1 Login For Price
SP15578 DYNAMIC WATERCOLOURS- AN EXPLORATION OF COLOUR. Take your watercolour painting to new heights with this exciting and inspirational book that will give you innovative ways to bring vibrancy, texture and dynamism into your watercolours art.Brimming over with exciting and innovative techniques, bestselling author Jane Betteridge s new book pushes watercolour to new heights, introducing vibrancy, texture and dynamism to this subtle medium.Following on from her bestselling book Watercolours Unleashed, Jane has taken her techniques even further. She introduces you to a huge range of new and exciting ways of working using crackle paste, modelling pastes, metallic leaf, gilding flakes, print and much more.This book will excite and inspire watercolour artists of all abilities to experiment and take a more dynamic approach to their painting. More than 35 techniques explained and illustrated. 4 step-by-step projects show you how to combine the techniques and 75 inspirational finished paintings. 1 Login For Price
SP15615 THE WATERCOLOUR ENIGMA-Stephen Coates. The Watercolour Enigma is based on a practical course by artist Stephen Coates, and is designed to take the student through a process of learning rarely seen in other practical art books. By examining the basic science of watercolour including the properties of water and colour pigment, and through a series of practical, straightforward, step-by-step painting exercises, budding painters will leave Stephen s book not only with a mine of watercolour knowledge but with a selection of stunning paintings they can proudly say are their own.Understanding the medium and how to use it will turn potential failure into success, and discovering the truth about how to use watercolours is exciting, liberating and enormously rewarding. So fulfil your dream and, with Stephen's guidance, learn to paint like a true, watercolour expert. 0 Login For Price
SP15738 COMPLETE GUIDE TO WATERCOLOUR - D.WEBB. Extensive guide to painting in watercolour for beginners and upper, guiding readers on key art materials, techniques and picture makingIn this beautifully produced book, artist and teacher David Webb shares his expertise to provide comprehensive guidance for anyone painting in watercolour, from beginners up.How-to techniques are at the heart of the book and feature detailed explanations and demonstrations that will get you progressing fast, with a real understanding of the medium. Included in this section are Help! panels that focus on what can go wrong: the typical mistakes made and how you can avoid them.Readers will also discover the widest possible range of watercolour techniques thanks to our team of internationally recognised guest artists, who will be revealing some of their painting secrets in a series of life lessons how they appear to get the paint to really glow and their paintings to spring into life. 1 Login For Price
SP16049 ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WATERCOLOUR TECHNIQUES-Harrison. A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia to watercolour painting by professional artist Hazel Harrison.A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional artist Hazel Harrison.Ideal for artists of all skill levels, this exhaustive reference covers a multitude of areas concerning watercolour. The book is divided into three sections: the first covers the essential materials and tools you need to get you started on your watercolour journey, and how to set up your indoor and outdoor working spaces. The second provides step-by-step demonstrations that guide artists through a variety of techniques, from basic washes through to creating special effects using salt and wax resist. The third and final part tackles picture composition, from guiding readers on how to choose their palette and how to work with different lights, to understanding important concepts such as perspective and spatial depth.This resource provides a wealth of stimulating ideas to help artists both amateurs and veterans develop their own impressive watercolour painting style. By Hazel Harrison 1 Login For Price
SP16261 PAINT PAD ARTIST-WATERCOLOUR FLOWERS-J.King. Written by professional artist and tutor Julie King, this guide begins with notes on how to use the pre-printed watercolour paper to achieve the best results, and how to make copies of the outlines should you want to attempt the projects again.Following this there is a short what you need section, enabling you to gather together the paints, brushes and basic equipment required to start painting, and some brief guidance on general techniques such as how to hold the brush, how to add water to your paint and how to mix colour, plus how to frame and display your finished work.The six stunning step-by-step projects that follow build in difficulty as you work through the book, introducing new techniques as they are used and incorporating numerous handy hints and tips from the author to help you progress on your painting journey.The six sheets of watercolour paper are pre-printed with the initial outline drawing for each of the projects, enabling you to start painting straight away and giving you the best possible chance of achieving a successful painting. 0 Login For Price
SP16278 PAINT PAD ARTIST-WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPES-G.Booth. This new series from Search Press is simply brilliant and brilliantly simple. Take one look and you'll get it immediately. Use the pre-printed outlines on the watercolour paper provided to create six beautiful landscape paintings, and learn all the skills you need to become an accomplished artist. Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced artist you will be amazed at how quickly you will acquire the skills needed to produce beautiful paintings, and with the initial outlines for six stunning projects provided on high-quality watercolour paper, you can start creating amazing works of art straight away. Written by professional artist and tutor Grahame Booth, this guide begins with notes on how to use the pre-printed watercolour paper to achieve the best results, and how to make copies of the outlines should you want to attempt the projects again. Following this there is a short what you need section, enabling you to gather together the paints, brushes and basic equipment required before you start painting, and some brief guidance on general techniques such as how to hold the brush, how to add water to your paint and how to mix colour, plus how to frame and display your work.The six stunning step-by-step projects that follow build in difficulty as you work through the book, introducing new techniques as they are used and incorporating numerous handy hints and tips from the author to help you progress on your painting journey.The six sheets of artist-quality watercolour paper are pre-printed with the initial outline drawing for each of the projects, enabling you to start painting straight-away and giving you the best possible chance of achieving a successful painting. 0 Login For Price
SP16285 BOATS & HARBOURS IN WATERCOLOUR-C.EVANS. This guide to painting boats and harbours in watercolour is ideal if you want to learn to paint but are short on time. Broken down into 33 quick and easy postcard size paintings, this basic course will teach you all the skills you need to paint boats, yachts or barges on calm seas or raging waves, including how to depict reflections in water, realistic spray and the suggestion of a busy harbourside or coastal village. 0 Login For Price
SP16377 CHARLES EVANS POCKET BOOK FOR WATERCOLOUR ARTISTS. A new pocket-book edition of the bestselling watercolour tip book by renowned artist Charles Evans.Discover 100 top tips for painting in watercolour that will take the mystery out painting, covering topics from creating depth, introducing harmony, how to deal with light and shade and how to create mood and atmosphere, this book was previously published as Charlie's Top Tips for Watercolour Artists.Contained inside one slim, notebook-size book that will fit perfectly in your kit bag for easy transportation while painting on the go, it includes quick, clever tips that are easy to follow and effective. 0 Login For Price
SP16384 GEOFF KERSEYS POCKETBOOK FOR WATERCOLOUR ARTISTS. Geoff Kersey shares his expertise in this book packed full of tips for watercolour painters. Learn all you need to know, from what to buy, composing a painting and mastering techniques such as wet into wet and dry brush work, to how to paint skies, water, trees, buildings and more. The tips are clearly explained and illustrated through artwork and step-by-step photographs.This title was previously published as Geoff's Top Tips for Watercolour Artists. In this new, easy-to-use flexibinding format with an updated design, the books in the Watercolour Artists Pocket Books series bring you the best tips from some of Search Press's leading authors. 1 Login For Price
SP16391 TERRY HARRISONS POCKETBOOK FOR WATERCOLOUR ARTISTS. Easy tips for buying and using materials, mixing colours, creating texture and correcting mistakes, as well as for painting skies, fields, trees, water, roofs, winter scenes and much more. Terry demystifies the painting process, reveals his secrets and shows how to produce perfect pictures every time. 1 Login For Price
SP16483 THE WATERCOLOUR FLOWER PAINTERS A-Z - A.Fletcher. From Agapanthus to Zantedeschia, this unique watercolour artist s guide offers easy-to-follow, plant-specific information on how to paint 50 of the most popular species of flower, with the help and guidance of renowned watercolour artist Adelene Fletcher.A brand new edition of the bestselling book, endorsed by the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew, by renowned watercolour artist Adelene Fletcher.Included are step-by-step photographs, details, and instructions on capturing the individual essence of the flower, together with comprehensive information on the appropriate techniques and colour mixes to use. Glorious full-colour photographs of the finished watercolour show the depth and variety of the plant portraits, from the exquisitely executed passion flower to the bold luminosity of the oriental poppy. Finally, a handy colour key is included for every flower, helping you prepare your palette before delving into your floral portait. If you have never painted flowers before, or have always wanted to capture that specific species on canvas that you've never managed to grow in your own garden, this is the book for you. 0 Login For Price
SP17800 WATERCOLOUR PAINTING STEP by STEP-VARIOUS. This is a practical and comprehensive guide for all watercolour enthusiasts, from the beginner who wishes to explore this popular painting medium to the experienced artist looking for inspiration and ideas. Starting with advice on materials, colour and composition, the book goes on to describe basic and more advanced techniques and the wonderful effects they can produce. Fourteen easy-to-follow, step-by-step demonstrations show the reader how to paint skies, trees, water, buildings and flowers, and each section is accompanied by a selection of inspirational paintings by the seven featured artists, in a rich variety of styles. 0 Login For Price
SP18999 DAVID BELLAMY- LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOUR 2 Login For Price
SP19200 KEW-THE WATERCOLOUR A to Z TREES + FOLIAGE 2 Login For Price
SP82849 READY TO PAINT-WATERCOLOUR FLOWERS. Pull-out outlines on tracing paper are provided for five beautiful paintings, along with full step-by-step instructions for how to bring the flowers to life with watercolours. A clear guide on how to transfer the outlines on to watercolour paper is included, along with a helpful section on what materials to use. Wendy Tait's book makes painting flowers simple and accessible, and offers guidance on how to develop your new painting skills.Keen to paint. but your drawing skills let you down? This book provides pull-out tracings for five beautiful floral paintings, along with full step-by-step instructions for how to bring them to life with watercolour paint.A clear guide on how to transfer the tracings to your watercolour paper is included, along with a helpful section on what materials to use.Wendy Tait's new book makes painting flowers simple and accessible, and offers guidance on how you can develop your new painting skills.All of the paintings in the book are provided as tracings in the centre pages for you to pull out and use to learn how to paint beautiful pictures with Wendy Tait.Go straight into painting: no need to draw!Five easy to follow demonstrationsStep-by-step photographs and clear instructionsNine reusable tracings to pull out 0 Login For Price
SP86748 ATMOSPHERIC WATERCOLOURS - JEAN HAINES. Accomplished artist Jean Haines shares her passion for watercolours in this wonderfully practical book. Known for her exciting techniques and love of colour, Jean takes you on an inspirational painting journey on which you ll encounter, amongst other things, magical watercolour flow, glorious washes, sunbursts, and a magnificent hotting it up finale. With her simple exercises, clear advice and easy-to-follow projects, Jean pushes the boundaries and will alter the way you think about watercolours and painting for ever. With a selection of popular subjects, including animals, landscapes, buildings,flowers and people, there is something for everyone here, whatever their artistic ability. 2 Login For Price
SP86779 SKIES LIGHT and ATMOSPHERE-DAVID BELLAMY. David Bellamy shows how to paint skies, light and atmosphere and how choices involving these three key elements can affect a painting. Starting with skies, David Bellamy covers basic techniques, composition, clouds, special effects like silver linings, sunsets and shafts of light, and much more, then there is a step by step dramatic sky demonstration. Next comes light, with plenty of advice including warm and cool light, using glazes, cast shadows, light from different directions, painting the sun and reflected light, followed by a step by step demonstration featuring strong light and shadow. The atmosphere section covers haze and mist, fog, mountains in cloud, smoke and steam, rain, storms and tranquil moods, and is followed by an atmospheric step by step painting of a waterfall. David Bellamy's extensive travels and much-admired painting style ensure that there are plenty of beautiful, inspiring paintings of skies, light and atmosphere throughout the book. 0 Login For Price
SP87684 JoeDowdens-Complete Book of WATER in WATERCOLOUR. Joe Francis Dowden is the master of painting extraordinarily realistic water, and here he shares his tips and techniques in a complete guide to painting this vital element in watercolour. There is expert guidance on painting what you see, composition, making water look wet, painting various types of reflection, and more, then there are 7 stunning step-by-step demonstrations including children on wet sand, a swan on rippled water, deep water and an amazing sparkling sea. 0 Login For Price
SP88254 WATERCOLOUR for the ABSOLUTE BEGINNER. This book is a comprehensive course in watercolour landscape painting by expert SAA tutor, Matthew Palmer. Matthew is renowned for his beautiful, detailed paintings and his ability to teach effective painting using simple techniques. The book begins with excellent advice for the beginner, including, easy drawing for painting, composition, easy perspective, light and shade, colour, and how to paint skies, tree, water and figures in watercolour. There are then six simple step by step painting exercises, and each exercise leads into a more developed step by step painting project, including a windmill, seascape, snow scene, mountains and lakes, bluebell stream and an all-rounder featuring a landscape with buildings and figures. The exercises are ideal for beginners and the main projects will also build skills for improving artists. A pull-out outline drawing is provided for every exercise and main project, and Matthew shows step by step how to transfer these onto watercolour paper. Like best-selling artist, Terry Harrison, Matthew has an accessible style, plenty of tips and tricks for beginners and his own range of brushes and colours to make things easier (though readers can use alternatives).Expert tuition from a high-profile author with an accessible style, plenty of tips and tricks from beginners and his own range of brushes and colours to simplify thingsSix simple exercises to get readers going with watercolour followed by six more in-depth step by step exercises to build skills and confidencePacked with expert advice and includes 12 pull-out outlines 0 Login For Price
SP89503 PAINTING WATERCOLOUR SEA & SKY THE EASY WAY. This long-awaited follow up to Terry Harrison's Sea & Sky in Watercolour has six new projects and a wealth of beautiful new paintings.This book adds six new projects and plenty of new paintings. Terry's clear, no-nonsense advice takes the mystery out of painting clouds, clear skies, sunsets, foam bursts, breaking waves, rippled water, reflections, boats, cliffs, rocks, beaches and much more. There are plenty of tips and techniques to show how to use Terry's specially made brushes to paint watercolour seascapes the easy way. There are then nine beautiful step-by-step projects that show the techniques in action.Takes the mystery out of painting seas and skies in watercolour.Simple techniques clearly explained and demonstrated to make painting easier. 2 Login For Price
SP89534 DRAWING and PAINTING WITH WATERSOLUBLE MEDIA. Fiona Peart shares her beautiful and innovative painting techniques for watersoluble media. Whether you have pencils, paints or colour sticks, it can be used to stunning effect with this book.Fiona Peart's work is innovative and inspiring, using many different types of watersoluble media on their own and in combination. In this book Fiona guides you through four essential ways of working with watersoluble media; each of which can be applied to whatever you have in your cupboard at home - whether you have inks, watercolour or acrylic paints, watersoluble pencils or sticks - and they even encompass multimedia collage. Includes illustrated step-by-step example paintings and techniques for ease of use. 4 Login For Price
SP89541 PAINTING BOATS AND HARBOURS IN WATERCOLOUR. Terry Harrison takes the mystery out of painting boats and harbours, explaining that you don't need to know all the nautical terms in order to paint them well, just some simple techniques and the many tips, exercises and inspiring paintings you will find in this book. There are 6 beautiful step-by-step projects.Learn all the tips, tricks and techniques you need in order to paint beautiful scenes of boats and harbours in this inspiring and practical book. Terry Harrison explains that you don't need to be an expert on all things nautical to paint great boats and harbours, you just need to learn to paint what you see using the advice and exercises in this book. There is excellent advice on using photographs, painting reflections, rigging, sails, jetties and harbour walls, as well as boatyard clutter, beaches, estuaries, figures and all the varied moods of the sea. There are then 6 beautiful step-by-step projects including a tall ship at sea, Greek boats by a sunlit jetty, a river harbour, a sparkling lake, a ship at sunset and a harbour village. 1 Login For Price
SP89619 HANDBOOKofLANDSCAPE WATERCOLOUR-TIPS TECH. An inspiring and practical guide to painting landscapes in watercolour, with tips and techniques from four artists on how to paint skies, water, flowers and more, to help make your landscapes convincing.22 detailed step-by-step demonstrations.Expert advice on all the the techniques needed, from initial washes to final details. Learn how to create beautiful watercolour paintings. 0 Login For Price
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