Synopses & Reviews
Covering everything from flowers depicted in formal still life to wildflowers in their natural landscape, this introductory guide requires no prerequisite drawing skills as full-size, pull-out tracing papers for each project is provided. Aspiring artists who want to dabble in a new creative vehicle or who want to start painting acrylic portraits of their favorite flowerssuch as stargazer lilies, poppies in a cornfield, or flowers in a classic Venetian windowboxwill benefit from each of these confidence-building projects.
"There is quite a good choice of pictures to paint too, ranging from a flower-laden balcony in Venice through poppies in a cornfield, butterflies on cow parsley and individual flower studies." MyShelf.com
Whether you want to paint portraits of stargazer lilies, poppies in a cornfield or a Venetian windowbox, Wendy Jelbert makes acrylics easy to use in this guide to painting flowers.
About the Author
Wendy Jelbert is a teacher and a professional artist who works with pastels, oils, acrylics, inks, and watercolors. She is the author of several books, including "Wendy Jelbert's Line & Wash" and "Wendy Jelbert's Water-Soluble Pencils."