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Make Every Painting a Success
A must-have for any novice watercolorist This all-purpose guide is filed with classic lessons that cover all the material you need to get started in watercolor. This is simple yet imperative watercolor at its best - no frills or tricks. Your paintings will look better and you'll enjoy your painting time more when you follow Chuck Long's tried-and-true advice.
With Chuck Long's experience and friendly teaching style, you'll soon make every watercolor you paint a success
Inside you'll find: The nuts and bolts of watercolor painting presented with a friendly voice so you can develop a strong foundation while having funOver 200 illustrations that lead you through the basic principles and techniques of watercolor and foster your growth as an artist11 demonstrations that encourage and challenge you to develop and hone your skillsA variety of subjects, including boats, shore scenes, architecture, foliage and wooded landscapes, mountains, lakes and lighthouses
"Watercolor Success! is the one resource artists need to learn the nuts and bolts of classic watercolor painting. Instead of using tricks or shortcuts, expert Chuck Long provides a solid foundation for artists to build on as they improve their work. In addition over 200 color illustrations show basic principles in Long's unique style, with a variety of his popular Heartland subjects, including mountains, wooded settings, foliage and scenic buildings.