Watercolour Techniques for Artists & Illustrators – DK Books


The only instructional book on watercolour painting you will ever need! With passion on every page, you can discover a step-by-step photographic guide to over 90 techniques and top tips on watercolour paintings, spreads including stand-out paintings to analyse how the artist achieved particular effects and a comprehensive range of techniques suitable for both beginners and experienced painters.

This awe-inspiring art book starts from the very basics, such as choosing the right brushes and practising colour mixes, and then offers a plethora of tips and tricks to creating the most wonderful watercolour designs, tackling all techniques, from composition to colour theory, graduated tones to glazed tints, monochrome and more!

Each technique and stylistic approach is demonstrated by a professional artist working on an original painting, which is photographed at different stages of development to give unique insights into the artistic process involved. Tried the techniques but don’t know what to paint? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Explore a diverse range of themes, subjects and topics. From perspectives to portraits, still life to sunsets, fur and feathers, to painting the weather – there’s something for everyone to discover and love.


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SKU: 9780241413319 Categories: , , , Tag:


FORMAT: Hardcover

SIZE: 8.69″W  x 10.31″H x 0.87″D

PAGES: 256 pages

PUBLISHED: 1 September 2020

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