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Watercolor for the Fun of It Sketching with Wcby David Becker
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Begin your watercolor paintings the right way - with a sketch
Planning ahead is the key to avoiding mistakes and confusion while painting in watercolor.
By using preliminary sketches, you can establish the composition, design and color scheme you want in a finished painting, saving time, energy and materials.
David R. Becker helps you start sketching immediately with easy and fast exercises. You'll discover what works and what doesn't, plus unexpected ideas for using sketches during the painting process. You can turn even fifteen minutes into a valuable opportunity to experiment and learn with his methods for sketching anywhere, any time.
Sketching in watercolor is more than just practice. It's a fun, easy-to-use tool that develops your skills and improves each painting. Start sketching today
Book News Annotation:
Quick exercises show how to use dry media and watercolor sketches to establish the composition, design, and color scheme for a finished painting. Steps of exercises are illustrated with color examples. Becker is an art instructor with a previous book on watercolor. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
A guide designed to familiarize beginners with the basic materials, tools and techniques for getting started in watercolours. Illustrations, exercises and step-by-step demonstrations show how to achieve quick results by making sketches with various drawing media and with watercolour.
This is the perfect jump start for beginners who want to tackle the watercolor medium with speed and success. Includes illustrations, exercises, and complete step-by-step demos.
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