Beginning with the basics, the detailed lessons demonstrate how to portray three-dimensional forms and create compelling designs. Each project features fundamental techniques, such as using washes, glazing, and painting wet into wet. The authors also share helpful tips on revealing luminous colors in white, creating dynamic lights and shadows, and zooming in on a subject for dramatic effect. With vibrant, full-color illustrations and simple instructions, this essential how-to-paint book will inspire artists to begin capturing their favorite floral scenes in watercolor.
An award-winning artist, Barbara Fudurich has had her work juried into many shows, such as The Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, the annual Echoes and Visions, and the Orange County Artist Showcase. Joan Hansen's passion for art and love of both nature and colour are evident in her beautiful paintings of vibrant florals, landscapes, and wildlife. Caroline is also very active on local art councils and in the arts community, and she served as president of Women Artists of the West for three years. Geri Medway regularly exhibits at juried art festivals in Southern California, as well as private and corporate art collections.