NEW IN PAPERBACK The 2005 winner of the Artists Choice Award - now new in paperback - reveals the secrets behind her stunning and luminous plant portraits. Using simple techniques that produce breathtaking results, and packed with inspirational ideas for botanical artists, the chapters cover: The Botanical Artist: A brief history of botanical illustration Comfort and Confidence: The right environment, paint, paper and brushes A Technique to Imitate Nature: The wet-in-wet technique Flowers - Colour and Form: Projects and demonstrations arranged by colour, from exotic orchids to wild flowers Foliage - Colour and Form: How to capture the subtle variations in hue and tone Fruit - Colour and Form: Creating the three-dimensional forms, rich colours and textures of fruit Details: Secrets of the finishing touches Completing the Picture: Step-by-step demonstrations, plus information on framing, presentation and selling your work Plant Characters in Composition: How to experiment The Trials and Tribulations of a Botanical ArtistReseña del editor:
In a straightforward style, with simple techniques and various materials, as well as the traditional and more experimental methods, this book shows how to produce botanical illustrations - including foliage, fruits and flowers - from the intricate and exotic to simple wildflowers. Winner of the Artists Choice Award for Art Instruction Book of the Year 2005.
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Descripción Batsford, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX071348862X
Descripción Batsford, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P11071348862X
Descripción Batsford, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. New item. Nº de ref. de la librería QX-040-X2-4797704