Watercolour has been the medium of choice for plant portrayal over many centuries. This book is intended for people who want to portray plants and flowers in watercolour with botanical accuracy. It provides detailed instruction in the materials and techniques of this art form. Beginning with a discussion of those materials specific to botanical illustration, it explains where to find plant subjects, how to design a composition that remains faithful to nature and how to draw plants, from initial blocking to final detailed drawing. In step-by-step demonstrations, the book shows how to paint fruit, vegetables, cultivated and wild flowers, mushrooms and other fungi, trees, shrubs, ferns, and vines in watercolour. It shows how to choose palette, build colour, establish shading and develop form. The book concludes with advice on matting, exhibiting and marketing finished works.
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Descripción Watson-Guptill, 1991. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110823005291
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Descripción Watson-Guptill. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0823005291 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW4.0514464
Descripción Watson-Guptill, 1991. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 1st. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0823005291
Descripción Watson-Guptill, 1991. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Capture the fascinating beauty of plants. How can an artist create a botanical portrait that is both accurate and aesthetically pleasing? This is the essence of an art form whose charm and universal appeal have made it popular for centuries.Botanical Illustration in Watercoloris the first authoritative, comprehensive book to focus specifically on the materials and techniques of painting plants in watercolor. This book is full of essential advice not found in any other watercolor books, such as: What a botanical illustration must include to meet the requirements of scientific accuracy. How to prop up a heavy woody branch at the desired angle. How to keep ferns and delicate flowers from wilting before the picture is finished. How to mix the specific colors of paint most often needed for depicting plants. How to plan the design of a drawing that involves heavy foliage or multiple stems. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0823005291
Descripción Watson-Guptill, 1991. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0823005291