Chinese Watercolor Techniques for Exquisite Flowers

Zhen, Lian Quan

Book - 2009
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Chinese Watercolor Techniques for Exquisite Flowers
East meets West Combine Chinese and Western painting techniques to create beautiful flower paintings. In this beautifully illustrated book, two proud traditions mix and mingle to create fresh watercolor expressions. Learn how to infuse your flowers with new life using a combination of traditional Chinese brush painting and Western watercolor techniques. 80 pages of exciting step-by-step watercolor demonstrations 16 popular flowers, 8 of them in both Western and Eastern styles Traditional Chinese painting materials and techniques 4 creative variations for further experimentation Lian Quan Zhen makes Eastern art ideas and techniques accessible and approachable. Written with both beginning and advanced artists in mind, the lessons in this book will sharpen your sense of composition, enrich your use of color and help you capture the essence of your flower subjects.

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 1600610889
Branch Call Number: 751.4224343 Z63c 2009
Characteristics: 128 p. :,chiefly col. ill. ;,29 cm


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