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Complete Guide to Watercolor Painting

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The author of this superb guide was not only a renowned watercolor painter but also a brilliant teacher with an unmatched talent for conveying to his students the techniques and aesthetic philosophy underlying great paintings. Years after becoming award-winning painters themselves, his students still quote his "Whitneyisms" to remind themselves of all that is most importan ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published July 23rd 2001 by Dover Publications (first published 1972)
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Cariadne
I want to thank the generous folks who organized the Goodreads giveaway. I was looking forward to getting inspired by this book and using my watercolor supplies (I've got the right paper, I've got watercolor pencils, I have tubes with watercolor paint, I've got the standard kid watercolor paints, etc.).

Now, I do believe there is inspiration and learning that can come from old texts, but this is not one of them. I found the content and images to be so outdated and am left uninspired by the art i
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Pam
This book has a lot of good information, but I would like to see it with color photos throughout. There are two sections with color, but the rest is black and white. It seems like color would be important for a book on watercolor.
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