A new way to learn how to paint.
Easy to follow step-by-step instructions in a convenient easel format make this book from Barron's an invaluable tool in a beginner's art kit. Each lesson shows you how to apply each detail to your painting in the proper sequence.
Read the book through in the regular format, then flip open the easel back and set it next to your workspace. Work page-by-page to create a fine watercolor painting.Chapters:
- Watercolor Methods
- Watercolor Processes
- A flower | gradations of color
- Two fruits | color transparencies
- Cherries | contrasts and gradations
- A swan | white reserve
- Tulips | painting on wet
- Toys | wash polychrome
- Washes, transparencies, and working on wet
Also included is a four page fold-out with an expanation of watercolor painting materials, such as paints, brushes, mediums and more.