Take a masterclass with artist Matthew Palmer in this comprehensive guide to watercolour painting!
In this easy-to-follow guide, popular SAA author and demonstrator Matthew Palmer will introduce you to all the techniques you need for successful watercolour painting.
Matthew explains materials and colour mixing as well as introducing sketching and working outdoors. He even offers tips on where to look for inspiration and will introduce you to techniques such as layering, blending and lifting out. As well as this, he explains how to capture subjects that include water, trees and skies.
With Matthew’s help, you’ll quickly master the basics and be ready to start on the projects that build what you’ve learned so far into complete paintings. There’s a pre-printed outline for each of these, so you won’t have to worry about getting the composition right – just trace the image down and start painting. As well as the outline, each project includes detailed step-by-step illustrations that hold your hand every inch of the way and cover everything you need to know.
Matthew Palmer’s Step-by-Step Guide to Watercolour Painting is the perfect companion for artists who have mastered the rudiments of the medium but are keen to improve their skills, develop their own style, and progress further on their journey to painting success.
Search Press – Paperback – 146 pages – Colour throughout