The Big Book of Painting Nature in Watercolor

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Depict the play of light on spring foliage silhouetted against a dark sky. Paint a vivid sunset over a lake. Capture the drama of waves surging toward the shore. The Big Book of Painting Nature in Watercolor provides 135 stimulating demonstrations in painting trees, skies, and water from beautiful photographs by one of the world's leading nature photographers.

This book will be invaluable to landscape artists. The 600 magnificent illustrations and engaging text cover the entire range of watercolor techniques and give the artist in-depth instruction in painting beautiful images of the natural world in all seasons, weather, geographical variety, and at every time of day. Many of the lessons are followed by assignments designed to help you apply what you have just learned to new situations.

The Big Book of Painting Nature in Watercolor is a must for everyone who wants to master the techniques for becoming a first-rate landscape painter.

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Ferdinand Petrie has been the recipient of awards from art associations throughout the United States. His paintings appear in numerous museums, galleries, and private collections. He is the author of Drawing Landscapes in Pencil.

John Shaw is one of the world's leading nature photographers. His work has appeared in such magazines as Audubon and National Wildlife, and in numerous books.

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Book Description Watson-Guptill Publications, United States, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Ferdinand Petrie (illustrator). Language: English . Brand New Book. Providing 135 lessons from three previous volumes by this artist-photographer team - The Watercolourist s Guide to Painting Water , The Watercolourist s Guide to Painting Trees , and The Watercolourist s Guide to Painting Skies . A new introductory chapter has been added on materials and tools, as well as such basic techniques as mixing colours, laying in washes, and lifting colour. Each lesson is based on photography by John Shaw, one of America s leading nature photographers, and centres on a specific technique, from such basics as masking out or stippling to special effects like painting ice or capturing backlighting. Step-by-step demonstrations enhance the instruction, and assignments throughout the book encourage the reader to apply the lessons to other painting situations. Ferdinand Petrie is also the author of Drawing Landscapes in Pencil (Watson-Guptill). John Shaw is the author of The Nature Photographer s Complete Guide to Professional Field Techniques and John Shaw s Closeups in Nature (Amphoto). Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780823004997

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