Watercolour Fruit & Vegetable Portraits

Billy Showell

Description

Learn how to paint realistic fruit, vegetables and blossom with this beautifully illustrated watercolour course.

Billy Showell's amazing paintings and vibrant palette are showcased here as she clearly explains how to create a huge selection of shapes and textures using detailed step-by-step instructions. Starting with basic techniques and use of colour, she shows how to capture the individuality of spiralling artichokes, the smooth contours of aubergines, the sumptuous reds of glossy peppers, the cool yellows of bananas, the subtle hues of blossom and more.

Using traditional methods, overlaying washes, dry brush techniques, glazing, masking – Billy develops pictures that are exciting and different, sometimes with an unconventional and amusing twist that takes the images on to new, contemporary levels. Explanations on drawing, composition, lighting, painting white subjects are included, along with many different ideas and dozens of useful and helpful tips.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    128
  • Size
    290 x 215mm
  • Publisher
    Search Press
  • ISBN
    9781782210832
Status
Order now for delivery in 10 to 14 days
Stock Code
090291
Our Price
$44.99