The Complete Watercolour Artist - Jenny RodwellPelham, 1989, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges. Previous owners inscription to pastedown. Slight offset to the endpapers.
The perfect handbook for all painting enthusiasts, whatever their level of experience or expertise. Clear, easy-to-follow text, plus hundreds of specially commissioned photographs, you through every stage o£ picture creation from first steps to detailed projects for you to undertake in your own home studio. Painting-by-painting analysis of the major developments in watercolour technique from cave paintings to the present day. Everything the new or established artist will need to set up a studio: paints, brushes, supports, easels, fixatives, varnishes and additives. A system of thirty-two carefully devised projects, each designed to explain a new technique and develop a specific skill. Contents include: Understanding Colour; Principles of Composition; Perspective; Using Dry and Wet Washes; The Importance of Drawing; Light to Dark; Tones and Monotones; Textures and Surfaces; Warm and Cool Colours; Painting Skies, Water and Trees.