Painting Watercolour Sea Sky the Easy Way

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search Press(UK)
ISBN: 1844489507
Release Date: 2015-02-09
Genre: Art

Describes watercolor painting techniques and discusses the use of color, light, and aerial perspective in watercolor painting of the sea and sky.

Sea and Sky in Watercolour

Author: Arnold Lowrey
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 0855329203
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Art

The sea reflects light and it is affected by weather. Skies change constantly from one minute to the next. Arnold Lowrey explores both subjects with enthusiasm and energy, showing how wonderful effects can be achieved with a range of watercolor techniques. Practical step-by-step demonstrations illustrate how to build up a painting, and inspirational paintings shows how the techniques can be adapted to create new pictures.

Terry Harrison s Sea and Sky in Watercolour

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 1844481980
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Art

Step-by-step photographs and clear explanations show how to achieve the effects needed to paint the various elements of skies and seascapes. From the initial sketch to the finishing touches, the three demonstrations featured in this manual show every stage of painting a stunning composition. Learn how to create impressive paintings of crashing waves, a coastal footpath, and a sunset over the sea.

Watercolor

Author: Frank Germain
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1560100664
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Art

You can learn to paint the ocean in all of its moods—from serene lapping waves to mighty storm swells! Frank Germain invites you into his artistic world as he shows you how to re-create a variety of intriguing seascapes in watercolor. In Seascapes, he explains a number of basic watercolor techniques as well as methods for creating special effects as he demonstrates his own method of developing a painting, step by step. You will learn how to paint essential seascape elements, such as skies, rocks, sand, and even sea birds. And additional tips that explore watercolor painting materials and color theory will help you use the watercolor medium to its fullest potential. Best of all, you will find a wealth of beautiful watercolor seascapes to both copy and admire!

Trace Paint Watercolour

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 1844485528
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Art

"Full size outline drawings included" - Cover.

Painting Watercolour Snow Scenes the Easy Way

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search Press(UK)
ISBN: 1782213252
Release Date: 2017-07-17
Genre: ART

Snow scenes are a favourite subject of painters all year round. In this inspiring and accessible guide, best-selling author and popular tutor Terry Harrison shares a wealth of tips and techniques for painting snow in watercolour. Suitable for artists of all abilities, Terry shows you how to capture the beauty of snow-covered landscapes using easy techniques. The book begins with guidance on colour mixes and brushes for achieving different effects, and moves on to step-by-step demonstrations of painting snow-laden trees, frozen streams, wintry skies, falling snow, and the warm glow of a low winter sun. He provides valuable tips on using photographs for reference, and turning a summer landscape into a snow-covered one. There's also a delightful section on how to create a traditional Christmas scene, and how to make a Christmas card. With six further stunning projects and numerous examples of Terry's beautiful artwork, this book is a truly indispensable guide for anyone wishing to paint snow scenes in watercolour.

Terry s Top Tips for Watercolour Artists

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 1844483355
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Art

Packed with tips for buying and using materials, mixing colors, creating texture, and correcting mistakes?as well as advice on painting skies, fields, trees, water, roofs, winter scenes, and much more?this generous collection demystifies the painting process, revealing its secrets and offering explanations on how to produce perfect pictures every time. With 140 tips ranging from defining techniques to selecting a subject, the methods here are quick and clever and allow enough flexibility for each artist to adapt the advice to their own style.

Watercolour for the Absolute Beginner

Author: Matthew Palmer
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 184448825X
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Art

This text is a comprehensive course in watercolour landscape painting by Matthew Palmer. It begins with excellent advice for the beginner, including easy drawing for painting, composition, easy perspective, light and shade, colour and more

Painting Skies and Seascapes

Author: Peter Rush
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 9781847976222
Release Date: 2014-01-31
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The sea and sky have captured the attention of artists for centuries. Their energy and drama, or their tranquility and beauty, can be portrayed powerfully and magnificently in a painting. This encouraging and user-friendly book gives practical advice on how to set about sea and sky painting, and explains what to look for in capturing space and movement, colour and light. Includes a guide to the tools, materials and techniques; practical instruction on coloured inks, acrylics, pastels, watercolours and oils; step-by-step painting sequences; inspiration and ideas from leading artists. A practical and inspirational guide to painting seas and skies, this book will be of great interest to marine, landscape, coastal and naval artists.

Seascapes Sunsets

Author: Thomas Needham
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1600582524
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: Art

This newest Watercolor Made Easy title combines the drama of beautiful sunsets with the splendor of oceanscapes, making a perfect guide for any aspiring landscape artist. Accomplished watercolorist Thomas Needham begins with basic watercolor techniques and tips specific to rendering seascapes and sunsets, such as preserving the white of the paper, painting soft blends, and creating realistic reflections. Then he offers step-by-step projects that guide artists from initial sketches to impressive, colorful works of art.

Painting Boats Harbours in Watercolour

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 184448954X
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Art

Learn all the tips, tricks and techniques you need in order to paint beautiful scenes of boats and harbours in this inspiring and practical book. Terry Harrison explains that you don't need to be an expert on all things nautical to paint great boats and harbours, you just need to learn to paint what you see using the advice and exercises in this book. There is excellent advice on using photographs, painting reflections, rigging, sails, jetties and harbour walls, as well as boatyard clutter, beaches, estuaries, figures and all the varied moods of the sea. There are then 6 beautiful step-by-step projects including a tall ship at sea, Greek boats by a sunlit jetty, a river harbour, a sparkling lake, a ship at sunset and a harbour village.

Watercolor Secrets

Author: Robin Berry
Publisher: Readers Digest
ISBN: 1606523376
Release Date: 2011-12-08
Genre: Art

This beautifully illustrated book is an indispensable compendium of essential know-how and ten inspirational projects using watercolor. It includes over 200 tips and step-by-step techniques organized to help you build on each skill you learn. Aimed at all painter levels, Watercolor Secrets is packed with expert advice on every aspect of watercolor painting. Beginners can follow processes step-by-step, while more experienced artists can dip in and out for help with specific problems. "Try it" and "fix it" panels placed throughout the book suggest ways to practice and develop new skills and avoid or correct common painting mistakes. Learn how to: Create subtle and dramatic effects Use household materials to save money Pick the right paints, brushes, and equipment to suit your project Choose a proper subject Choose interesting color palettes Each topic, self-contained in a one- or two-page spread, is fully explained and illustrated with photographs and more detailed diagrams where helpful. Advance your artistic understanding, dexterity, and ingenuity with the over 200 secrets included to help you practice the skills you've learned.

Painting Watercolour

Author: Terry Harrison
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 1844484645
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Art

ART TECHNIQUES & MATERIALS. Terry Harrison uses his wealth of experience to show how to paint watercolour landscapes the easy way. Terry's own range of brushes are purpose made to help painters create the best effects with minimum effort. This book explains what all the brushes can be used for and shows what techniques are needed for landscape painting. There is then a series of beautiful step-by-step demonstrations showing the brushes and techniques in action. Following on from Terry's hugely successful Brush With Watercolour, this book has more effects, more techniques and more beautiful paintings.