Art of Botanical Painting

151544
Margaret Stevens

Description

This is the definitive instructional guide to the art of botanical illustration, published in association with The Society of Botanical Artists and featuring detailed step-by-step demonstrations by members of the Society.

This beautifully illustrated book covers all aspects of the subject and is an essential book for all serious students of botanical painting. The book includes useful information about materials, basic plant anatomy, flower and leaf shapes, and then explores the techniques for drawing and coloured pencil work, as well as painting with watercolour and gouache. Subjects include exotic and common plants, flowers, fruit and vegetables, as well as flowers in the garden.

Packed with step-by-step demonstrations and stunning illustrations, this is an inspiring, practical guide, as well as a visual treat.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    144
  • Dimensions
    275 x 210 mm
  • ISBN
    9780008163556
  • Code
    151544
  • Status
    In stock for immediate dispatch
Our Price
$29.99