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Watercolor fun and free

Author: Karlyn Holman
Publisher: Washburn, Wis. : Bayfield Street Pub., ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Popular instructor Holman shares her "fun and free" approach to exploring watercolor. Diverse techniques, and inspiration teach artists how to paint from the heart.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karlyn Holman
ISBN: 0967068320 9780967068329 0967068339 9780967068336
OCLC Number: 45841236
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: ch. 1. Searching for inspiration --
Exploring materials that work for you --
Drawing : finding the line between your heart and your hand --
Using the camera as an inspirational tool --
ch. 2. Abstract design : closer to traditional watercolor than you think --
Developing an adventurous attitude --
Non objective : fun and free approach to pure design --
Collage : a movable feast --
Weaving : adding a new dimension --
Semi-abstracting : capturing the essence of recognizable subjects --
Fibered unryu over an "old dog" : a way to save a painting --
Cardstock and jewelry : the ultimate "Old dogs" --
ch. 3. Floral design : celebrating color --
Wet-into-wet background first : starting your painting with an exciting background of color and value --
Using Japanese Masa paper : a similar approach with no preplanning --
Flowers first : freely splashing the background later --
ch. 4. Landscape design : broadening your painting horizons --
Capturing the essence : less is more --
Layering color on color : a time-honored traditional approach --
Painting "en plein-air" : adventure travel --
Capturing the light : approaches to on-location painting --
Cools first and warms later --
Warms first and cools later --
Creating a "focus of light" --
Multiple originals --
Contrasting spontaneity with control : wet-into-wet underpainting --
Adding figures : creating the center of interest --
Designing space : multiple images --
Using fibered paper as an underpainting, creating transitions --
ch. 5. Marketing your skills : it can be more fun than you think.
Responsibility: Karlyn Holman.

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