Believe it or not, it’s not too soon to think about holiday gift giving. Have a watercolor artist on your holiday gift list … or are you making out your wish list and checking it twice?
Find out what to give—or receive!—with our “Five Fabulous Gifts for Artists | Watercolorist’s Edition.” And, stay tuned for more hot lists from the editors of ArtistsNetwork.com.
If you’re giving your favorite watercolorist a digital tablet this year, consider preloading it with a digital subscription to Watercolor Artist. Or, if your artist friend already has an iPad, Nook or Kindle, a digital subscription will be a welcome virtual bookshelf addition.
This is a must-have reference for every watercolorist on your list—beginner or advanced. Author and artist Joe Garcia helps artists master basic watercolor techniques as well as special watercolor effects. Each demonstration and lesson is geared toward building an artist’s watercolor knowledge and talent.
Give the gift of creative inspiration—Splash 13: Alternative Approaches. This beautiful book offers insight into the thoughts and processes of 100 of the top watercolor and water-media artists working today. The watercolorist in your life will appreciate the stories behind the artists’ moods and methodologies while studying 130 amazing paintings.
Your painting pals can brush up on how to create an illusion of dimension, strong perspective and realistic effects with five tried-and-tested watercolor techniques from artist Laurie Humble. They’ll learn how to effectively use vibrant colors and unifying washes to create watercolor paintings that jump out at the viewer. These watercolor lessons transcend style and medium, and can be applied to any painting for standout results.
Get the most bang for your holiday buck with this watercolor value pack featuring step-by-step demonstrations and before-and-after examples from one of watercolor’s favorite teachers. No matter the subject —flowers, figures, still lifes, landscapes and more—Charles shows how to take paintings from “so-so” to stunning with Watercolor Solutions. The accompanying DVDs—Watercolor Solutions and Watercolor Secrets—provide in-depth tips and techniques for solving watercolor challenges and capturing the essence of live subjects.
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