Be inspired in your flower painting with the beautiful, individual styles of four respected watercolour artists in this comprehensive guide. This title includes information on the materials you will need, instruction on vital wash and softening techniques, and many step-by-step flower projects for you to follow. This book is packed with fantastic guidelines on composition, colour mixing and more advanced techniques.
Wendy Tait studied at the Joseph Wright School of Art. She now teaches watercolour painting to adults, runs residential courses and often gives demonstrations to Art Societies. She produces designs for publication as greetings cards, and in 1998 was commissioned by the Jersey government to produce a series of autumn flower paintings for postage stamps. She has also written articles and produced illustrations for specialist art magazines. Richard Bolton is a professional watercolour artist who enjoys travelling and painting. He has written a number of successful art books from his visits around the world. He now lives and works in New Zealand with his wife.
* Includes wild flowers, garden flowers and flower portraits * 12 demonstrations * More than 300 step-by-step photographs