Shirley Trevena's watercolours are vibrant, colourful and visually exciting and for the first time she explains in detail how she achieves such results. Shirley discusses and illustrates her prize-winning techniques and encourages you to push the medium of watercolour to its limits and 'take risks with watercolour'. A practical, stimulating and superbly illustrated book for intermediate watercolourists who are looking for greater challenges in their work.
Although watercolour is a difficult medium to handle, Shirley maintains that you get the best results if you have no fear and just let yourself enjoy watercolour's fascinating versatility.
Shirley Trevena is a successful watercolour artist, internationally renowned for her paintings of still life, flowers and landscape imagery. She is a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours and has won several watercolour awards - the Winsor & Newton Award and the Llewellyn Prize. Shirley regularly runs painting workshops and exhibits her work annually at the Mall Galleries, London, and The Orange Steet Gallery, Rutland.