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Watercolor Painting for Dummies

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Have you ever been amazed by watercolor paintings that seem to spring to life before your eyes? Would you love to be able to paint with watercolors? Now, you can. "Watercolor Painting For Dummies" shows you the fun and easy way to create breathtaking paintings so beautiful you won't believe you made them yourself. This friendly, guide gives you hands-on instruction and eas ...more
ebook, 324 pages
Published March 16th 2011 by For Dummies (first published January 1st 2008)
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Natashya KitchenPuppies
A good little starter for watercolours. I read the same author's book on acrylics - it is clear she is primarily a watercolour painter and I found this one more comprehensive.
Monica
A good introduction for a beginner like me as it makes starting out easier. After reading basic colour theory and paint selection from this book, I could choose painting supplies in a more informed manner. I now know that I only need 6 colours to paint the world and do not need to buy so many colours unless for convenience. This helped prepare me before I start my first class on water colour painting recently since the art teacher's style is not very structured (which is ok for me, just go with ...more
Anita
Oct 23, 2014 Anita rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A great introduction on watercolor painting.
Ben Scott
Nice ideas the illustrations aint fantastic but good for a beginner
Anita
Oct 23, 2014 Anita rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great read for anyone interested in watercolor painting.
Ashleigh
Some good techniques and ideas to take into my own work.
Kara
Apr 26, 2015 Kara rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: non-fiction, art, how-to
because I'm a dummy.
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