The Beginners Guide to Flower Painting for Journal Pages, Handmade Stationery and More
Learn to paint tropical watercolor flowers and foliage in simple steps with this free and easy approach to watercolor painting for beginners. Marie Boudon's beautifully presented creative course will get you started in this expressive and fun...
"[T]his content provides a DIY method for aspiring watercolor artists to get started, practice, and refine their skills. ... Given the popularity of hand-decorated bullet journals, print-on-demand websites where individuals can sell objects featuring their own original artwork, and the current cultural affinity for watercolor art, this book is likely to be popular in many communities." --Booklist
Marie Boudon is a completely self-taught artist and creative living in Paris, France. With an engineering background, she has built a program of online workshops under her own brand tribulationsdemarie.
Foreword Chapter 1: Basic Techniques Equipment Paint Brushes Papers Understanding Color Experimenting with Mixes Creating a Palette Wet and Dry Techniques Blending and Gradation Creating Contrast Keeping Brushwork Fluid Digitizing your Creations Chapter 2: Plant Directory Roses Peonies Carnations Dahlias Anemones Poppies Foliage Detail And TextureCompositions Chapter 3: Floral Compositions Flower Ball Carnation Frieze Foliage Frame Violet Circlet Colorful Bouquet Peony Pattern Poppy Streamer Index