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Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes eBook

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Tap into the beauty of the everyday and learn the art of seeing! Enhance your watercolor paintings with 12 step-by-step demonstrations for turning the world around you into a work of art!

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You will love this watercolor book if:

  • You are wanting to learn how to paint with watercolors
  • You are looking to refine your watercolor techniques
  • You want to perfect or create your own signature style in art

Learn the art of seeing and transform the everyday landscape into beautiful watercolor paintings! With Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes you’ll develop your own signature style while becoming increasingly comfortable with watercolor medium.

Start your watercolor exploration with getting to know the basics. Discover the methods for capturing and recording your inspiration and finding the right tools and materials for painting. Practice techniques like glazing, color mixing, creating texture and more. Learn essential concepts like the elements and principles of design for creating strong visually appealing artwork. Finally add fine details to make the watercolor painting distinctly yours. With the help of author Joyce Hicks you will be painting with freedom and confidence as you slow down and discover the beauty all around.

In Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes you’ll find:

  • 12 step-by-step projects to develop your signature watercolor style
  • 128 pages with 250 color images for inspiration
  • How-to instruction for both beginners and intermediate artists

A Word from the Author

“I wanted to write this book so I could share the principles and concepts that were most important in accelerating my artistic growth. I wanted to share my simple techniques for deconstructing the landscape and to show how even the most ordinary scene can be transformed into an extraordinary one.” –Joyce Hicks

About the Author

Joyce Hicks resides in Lantana, Texas, where she shares a light-filled home with her husband, Larry, and little dog, Sassie. She keeps a busy calendar traveling, writing, juroring exhibitions and conducting watercolor workshops throughout the United States and internationally. She’s a self-taught, award-winning Signature Member of the prestigious American Watercolor Society. Her paintings are widely published and appear in Art Journey America: Landscapes, Splash 12, Splash 13 and Splash 15 published by North Light Books, and Watercolor Painting by Tom Hoffmann. Out Santa Rosa Creek Road appeared on the cover of Watercolor Artist magazine, which also included a full-length feature story about her work and travel. Her sunny landscapes are easily recognizable and reflect her unique perception of the world.

Contents:

Introduction
Getting Started
Finding Inspiration
Saying it with Color
Rediscovering Your Idea
Using the Elements and Principles of Designs
Step-By-Step Demonstrations
Gallery
Artist Statement
Index
About the Author
Acknowledgments/Dedication

Additional Information

SKU U3163
Product Type eBook
Pages N/A
ISBN13 9781440329623
Instructor Joyce Hicks
Skills Paint
Skill Level Beginner, Intermediate
Media Watercolor
Content Landscape
Art Style Classical Realism
Product Fulfillment N/A
  1. Very good review by Nicole H on 10/9/2016
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    I love this book! Joyce Hicks is one of my favorite artists. I am very happy to have a copy with hardcover. Thank you very much!

  2. Great for a Beginner review by George on 8/27/2016
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    As a new watercolor enthusiast I found this book to be highly informative and easy to follow. The author's style of painting is beautiful.

  3. Makes Learning a Pleasure review by Ann on 1/22/2016
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    As a beginner with water colours, and no place to take classes where I live, I am relying on books from the North Light workshop to teach me theory, concepts and techniques. I am really enjoying this book, which is very well written, and inspiring. And the early results are very pleasing! This book by Joyce Hicks, as well as the one on painting water, by Ron Hazell, are just terrific. I could not be happier with them.

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