Art

Watercolor the Easy Way

Author: Sara Berrenson

Publisher: Better Day Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 984

With Watercolor the Easy Way, your watercoloring creativity is about to be released! Quickly learn the fundamentals of color mixing, brushstrokes, and more. Then move right ahead to success, thanks to a selection of 50 stunning pictures to paint. Best of all, the projects can be completed in 30 minutes! From beautiful botanicals and fabulous florals to animals and trendy designs, the projects are approachable and fun, and there's something for every style. Each of the 50 simple tutorials is broken down into key steps so you can clearly see how to begin your painting, layer color, and add detail. Also included are hand-drawn patterns you can trace onto your watercolor pad, brush recommendations, helpful tips, and color palettes to try. The lessons here introduce you to the magic of watercolor, spark your creativity, and provide you with a place to explore and discover your inner artist.
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The Watercolor Artist's Handbook

Author: Marylin Scott

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 316

Watercolor is a wonderful medium, but it does sometimes seem to have a "mind of its own," refusing to do quite what is required. The keys to success are good planning, constant practice and a thorough understanding of your materials, so if you are new to painting, start by trying out some of the techniques and projects in this book as well as experimenting with different color mixes and types of paper.

Tutorial WATERCOLOR

Author: Paola Camilo

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 106

View: 170

Learn to paint with watercolor from scratch and easily with techniques, tricks and secrets of Paola. This beautiful and pleasant technique contains many surprises and secrets. Large print and color images. Paola Camilo, workshop and artist, reveals her tricks and step-by-step resources to be a professional and paint watercolor. Goals: 20 necessary tricks of Paola. You will learn to combine creativity, freedom and mathematical precision. Basic material. Types of paintings. Degradation technique, transparency and reserves. Work wet and dry. How to improve the pulse. Papers.-Brushes. Techniques for ornamentation. Easy and entertaining activities. It is a theoretical-practical book. 5 secret techniques. Take a brush and enter the world of watercolor. Get started painting !Happy start!

DIY Homemade Watercolor Flowers

Author: Montavious Bulger

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 70

View: 508

Flowers are probably one of the most popular subjects for any artist. There are so many different styles and ways to paint them. From loose and atmospheric to precise botanical illustrations. The choice is huge. Artists love to paint flowers in watercolor. I think there's something about the transparent quality of this medium which lends itself so well to floral artwork. And they are a perfect subject for beginners ! This is my little contribution to anyone getting started with watercolors. Do you want to learn an easy way to paint watercolor flowers? Here's how to paint many beautiful flowers composition, using various techniques, in an easy, step by step tutorial. You begin by tracing the outlines in pencil using the template provided, then you mask the flower shapes to protect them while painting the background. Finally you add detail to the flowers themselves.

Easy Watercolor Techniques For Beginners

Author: Joshua McPherson

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 54

View: 721

Watercolor is a wonderful, versatile medium - and one that scares many beginners out of their wits! In this article, I hope to dispel that fear.These watercolor tutorials will get you started and inspire you to be a better watercolor painter. Let them guide your vision, which is unique for everyone. Over time as you find your path, you'll find your focus as a watercolor artist, which may be inspired by these lessons and painting techniques. Don't forget to have fun!
Art

The Watercolor Flower Artist's Bible

Author: Claire Waite Brown

Publisher: Chartwell

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 357

Learn how to analyze the structure of flowers and break them down into simple shapes; create delightful compositions; mix beautiful flower colors, from delicate pastels to rich and vibrant hues. Over 60,000 copies sold worldwide.
Art

Creative Watercolor

Author: Ana Victoria Calderon

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 136

View: 427

Creative Watercolor offers beginners a fun, modern, and practical approach to a timeless medium with instructions on how to paint simple motifs and lettering and embellish projects beautifully. In Creative Watercolor, popular watercolor artist and workshop instructor Ana Victoria Calderon shares her step-by-step techniques for painting modern motifs in this classic medium. Through a series of easy tutorials and projects, you will: Get an overview of basic materials and tools, plus options for embellishing your paintings Master essential techniques, starting with easy warm-up activities, learning to layer, and getting into the flow with watercolor, plus an introduction to scanning and digital editing for making multiples Learn to paint a variety of simple, beautiful motifs: flowers and leaves, butterflies and critters, fruits and vegetables, and delightful lettering Use what you've learned to create unique, stylish stationery, including beautiful invitations, place cards, menus, monograms, recipe gift cards, thank you notes—any project you can imagine, for any kind of event you can think of! There's never been a better time to dive into the world of watercolor, so why wait? Grab a brush and get painting!
Art

Master Strokes, Watercolor

Author: Hazel Harrison

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 335

Watercolor: Past, Present, gouache, as well as listing proper equipment and proper procedures.
Computers

Image and Video Technology

Author: Shin'ichi Satoh

Publisher: Springer

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 480

View: 191

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of five international workshops held in the framework of the 8th Pacific-Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology, PSIVT 2017, in Wuhan, China, in November 2017: Workshop on Human Behavior Analysis; Workshop on Educational Cloud and Image/Video Enriched Cloud Services, ECIVECS; Workshop: Vision Meets Graphics, VG; Workshop on Active Electro-Optical Sensors for Aerial and Space Imaging, EO4AS; and Workshop on Computer Vision and Modern Vehicles, CVMV. The 34 revised full papers and 2 posters presented were carefully selected from 103 submissions. The papers cover the full range of state-of-the-art research in image and video technology with topics ranging from well-established areas to novel current trends.
Art

Hand Lettering Off the Page

Author: Amy Latta

Publisher: Page Street Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 637

Personalize Your Life by Hand Lettering All the Things Unleash your creativity with the ultimate hand lettering crafts book. In this new workbook, Amy Latta, bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation, guides you through 25 beginner-friendly craft tutorials in her signature down-to-earth writing style that makes hand lettering and DIY art achievable for anyone. You’ll be so inspired, you won’t want to stop until everything in your home and wardrobe is transformed with a beautiful, inspirational message! Everything you need to get started is here in these pages. Each project teaches the basics of a new skill, starting with Faux Calligraphy and simple embellishments, then expanding into more advanced fonts and techniques—all while teaching you how to work on any surface you can imagine. Packed with step-by-step photographs and practice pages, this book is truly a one-stop resource. Add a pop of personality to your living room with a Farmhouse-Style Throw Pillow, wear your feelings on your sleeve with an Embroidered Denim Jacket or even add a motivational phrase to your phone with a Custom Phone Case. From mugs and mirrors to signs, shirts and shoes, there’s no limit to what you can create.
Art

Creative Watercolor

Author: Ana Victoria Calderon

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 640

Creative Watercolor offers beginners a fun, modern, and practical approach to a timeless medium with instructions on how to paint simple motifs, create elegant lettering, and embellish projects beautifully. Popular watercolor artist and workshop instructor Ana Victoria Calderon shares her step-by-step techniques for painting modern designs in this classic medium. All the fundamentals needed to get started in watercolor are here, allowing you to quickly learn how to create beautiful watercolor paintings. Through a series of easy tutorials and projects, you will: Discover basic materials and tools, plus options for embellishing your paintings Master essential techniques, starting with easy warm-up activities. Then, learn to layer, and get into the flow with watercolor Get an introduction to scanning and digital editing for making multiples Paint a variety of simple, beautiful designs: flowers and leaves, butterflies and critters, fruits and vegetables, and delightful lettering Use what you've learned to create unique, stylish stationery, including beautiful invitations, place cards, menus, monograms, recipe gift cards, thank you notes—any project you can imagine, for any kind of event you can think of! There's never been a better time to dive into the world of watercolor, so why wait? Grab a brush and get painting! Perfect for all skill levels, the books in the Art for Modern Makers series take a fun, practical approach to learning about and working with paints and other art mediums to create beautiful DIY projects and crafts.

Watercolor Flowers Tutorials

Author: Gordon Ishii

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 70

View: 441

Flowers are probably one of the most popular subjects for any artist. There are so many different styles and ways to paint them. From loose and atmospheric to precise botanical illustrations. The choice is huge. Artists love to paint flowers in watercolor. I think there's something about the transparent quality of this medium which lends itself so well to floral artwork. And they are a perfect subject for beginners ! This is my little contribution to anyone getting started with watercolors. Do you want to learn an easy way to paint watercolor flowers? Here's how to paint many beautiful flowers composition, using various techniques, in an easy, step by step tutorial. You begin by tracing the outlines in pencil using the template provided, then you mask the flower shapes to protect them while painting the background. Finally you add detail to the flowers themselves.
Crafts & Hobbies

Watercolor for the First Time

Author: Kory Fluckiger

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 511

It doesn't take years of art lessons to create watercolors you'll be proud of--just let this new entry in the For the First Time series guide you with answers to all your question plus photographs and illustrations that demonstrate every exciting technique. Best of all, as you're learning the different skills, you're also producing finished pieces--lovely seashells, vivid autumn leaves, a single lily. And because watercolors aren't just for framed art, there are also projects for stationery, greeting cards, journal entries, and bookmarks.
Art

En Plein Air: Watercolor

Author: Ron Stocke

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 934

For artists looking to grow beyond the studio, En Plein Air: Watercolor is the definitive resource for experiencing the rewards and invigoration of watercolor painting on location. En Plein Air: Watercolor introduces beginning artists and fine-art enthusiasts to the core concepts of painting on location. This guide will have you fully prepared for a day of painting outdoors. Inside, you'll find a comprehensive list of what to pack to maximize your time, learn how to choose a subject and interpret it for a composition, discover how to deal with the challenges of shadows and shifting natural light, and hone your watercolor techniques. The collection of step-by-step projects will help you gain new artistic skills as you create unique, dynamic artwork outside the studio. Perfect for artists looking to break outside the norm, En Plein Air: Watercolor is your complete guide to experiencing the unique rewards of painting on location with the invigorating medium of watercolor.
Computers

The Ultimate Authorware Attain Tutorial

Author: Richard S. Schifman

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 324

View: 325

Authorware Attain is the worlds leading software for the production of CBTs (Computer-Based Training), interactive databases, and increasingly for Web-based POI applications. This book describes the techniques of database binding and the use of libraries and templates, and offers advice on scripting Authorware Attain applications. The companion CD-ROM provides tutorials on these functions as well as the tools to build new applications.
Art

Lettering with Purpose

Author: Brittany Luiz

Publisher: Walter Foster Jr

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 748

Lettering with Purpose is a beautiful and thoughtful book for anyone interested in developing their own artistic alphabet. Whether you’re hoping to personalize greeting cards, or just enjoy the art, hand lettering is an uplifting and compelling craft to learn. Aspiring artists and lettering enthusiasts will explore and deepen their understanding of this art form by delving into a variety of lettering techniques. You will also enjoy 100 reflective lettering prompts to spur the imagination and help readers answer the question: "What should I write?" Your lettering journey will begin with lettering basics. This intuitive guide includes suggested tools and materials, the anatomy of letters, how to pair different lettering styles, and thorough tutorials on working with a variety of mediums. You’ll be creating striking layouts and compositions in no time. Additionally, artists will find a wide range of lettering styles and techniques demonstrated step by step, including brush calligraphy, bounce lettering, and more, plus complete alphabet ideas that include reproducible practice pages that can be used to perfect their skills. Once your artistic bones are there, move on to adding embellishments and flourishes! Add pizzazz to your work with frames, laurels and garlands, flowers, swirls, and more. To cap it all off, a section of perforated pages at the back of the book contains fully illustrated frames, with blank openings so readers can fill them in with their own inspired lettered designs.
Art

DIY Watercolor Christmas

Author: Ingrid Sanchez

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 309

Make Christmas a watercolor wonderland with this creative guide. Learn the basics of watercolor then enjoy 12 projects with step-by-step tutorials. Paint your own Christmas cards, gift tags, boxes, seasonal table settings, Christmas crackers, garlands, baubles and more baubles, with Ingrid Sanchez's beautiful artwork and expert guidance.
Art

Watercolor

Author: John Pike

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 452

" ... provides artists at all levels of experience with information he's gleaned over a lifetime from a craft he loves--everything from advice on choosing a brush and selecting and composing subject matter to producing a variety of washes, brush strokes, and textures. Abundantly illustrated with more than 160 of the author's own famous paintings."--Publisher description.
Art

Watercolor 1,2,3

Author: Abigail Edgar

Publisher: Carlton Books Limited

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 815

A three-part tutorial on the art of watercolor painting offers a detailed guide to materials--paints, brushes, paper, and more--and how to use them--the fundamental techniques of watercolor, and a wide array of creative projects followed step by step from first drawing to final painting.