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Creating Textures in Pen & Ink with Watercolorby Claudia Nice
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Claudia Nice shows you how to turn ink and watercolors into the coarse-barked trunk of an oak, or the burnished smoothness of brass, or the verdant velvet of moss. Or any of many other things. She shows you how to use dots, fine lines, brushstrokes, black and white, colora mixture of mediums and techniquesto suggest: glasscast ironadobe and bricksunrise and sunsetdriftwoodleaf texturesbasketrysurf and ocean wavesenamelwarerainbowswood graindistant treeseggs and onionsanimal hairand dozens of other textures You'll learn how to use materials, from technical pens to paint brushes, colored inks to liquid acrylics. You'll discover ways to blot, spatter, stamp and otherwise alter and combine ink and watercolor for exciting texturing effects.
Artists will learn how to use such diverse materials as technical pens, paint brushes, colored inks and liquid acrylics, along with ways to alter and combine ink and watercolor for exciting texturing effects.
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