Elaine Hamer shows how to paint beautiful angels using innovative and simple watercolour techniques. A section showing how to lay washes and create different effects is followed by information on how to paint figures, features, skin tones, wings, robes and backgrounds. Step-by-step demonstrations offer a wealth of practical advice, and aim to build up confidence with easy-to-follow photographs. You will soon learn how to create a range of stunning angels using these simple techniques.
Bursting with hints, tips, photographs and helpful information, this book is ideal for all artists whatever their skill levels.
Elaine Hamer is a professional illustrator and she has worked on a variety of publications, including cookery and children's titles. She uses pencil, gouache and watercolour to create beautiful stylized, decorative and highly detailed illustrations. Elaine also works as a jewellery designer/maker and until moving into Kent lectured in jewellery making, art and design in the Midlands. She has two children, a son and daughter, and now lives in Kent with her husband.