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Drawing and painting plants

Author: Christina Brodie
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is a botanically based (as opposed to free-form drawing) practical manual on how to paint a vast range of plants in watercolour and other media. Drawing on her experience as a teacher at RHS Rosemoor, Christine Brodie takes a holistic approach to botanical art, covering: botanical terminology; drawing and painting techniques in a wide range of media; dissection and examination of plants; simple experiments  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brodie, Christina.
Drawing and painting plants.
Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2007
(OCoLC)81144406
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Brodie
OCLC Number: 894799140
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (144 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The plant kingdom --
Drawing and watercolour technique --
Flowering plants : flowers, fruits & seeds --
Flowering plants : leaves, stems & roots --
More painting media --
Monochrome drawing media --
Measuring and magnifying plant parts --
Trees --
Fungi --
Flowerless plants --
Presenting your work --
Further study.
Responsibility: Christina Brodie.
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Includes step-by-step instructions that show how to accurately render a wide range of plants and plant parts - from flowers, fruits, and seeds through leaves, stems, bark, and roots to fungi, ferns,  Read more...

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