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Portfolio: Beginning Watercolor: Tips and techniques for learning to paint in watercolor

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From the first brushstroke to the finishing touch, let the Portfolio series guide you as you begin your artistic journey in watercolor painting.

Beginning Watercolor teaches aspiring artists everything they need to know to get started painting in watercolor. This helpful resource begins with a basic introduction to the essential tools and materials artists need to get start
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Paperback, 128 pages
Published October 24th 2016 by Walter Foster Publishing
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Gloria
Oct 27, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I really liked this I won it on goodreads thanks. I loved this book some very helpful tips on using water color and the right brushes. It takes you through and not only tells you how to do certain techniques but also shows you with pictures how things should look. All in all a very informative book and I believe if you like water colors it will either help you refresh your knowledge or if you have never worked in this medium will be very easy to understand for a beginner. I think you will like i ...more
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Dec 09, 2019 rated it really liked it
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Beautiful artwork, but perhaps a bit advanced for a beginner.
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Very instructional
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Excellent walkthroughs
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This is an extremely insightful book for beginners like me. Not only is it informative, but it is visually pleasing as well. First, the book teaches you the basics and then it gives tips on painting landscapes, still life, body parts, etc. I highly recommend this to people who are just starting out with watercolors and want to learn more about different kinds of techniques, how to paint a variety of subjects, and how to start off your first watercolor paint
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