* A pocket-sized, handy format at an excellent price * Expert art tuition, building skills for beginners and providing inspiration and guidance for the more experienced artist * Seven step by step painting projects taking readers through basic techniques and painting fundamentals
Wendy Tait studied at the Joseph Wright School of Art. She now teaches watercolour painting to adults, runs residential courses and often gives demonstrations to Art Societies. She produces designs for publication as greetings cards, and in 1998 was commissioned by the Jersey government to produce a series of autumn flower paintings for postage stamps. She has also written articles and produced illustrations for specialist art magazines.
Feb 13 Part of the new series Art Handbooks, this compact book is full of samples of watercolour flowers. Wendy shows us how to capture the essence of flowers. The book uses step by step photos to demonstrate techniques such as washes, overlaying and detail. Some of the material has been included in other books by this author. * Karen Platt Yarnsandfabrics.co.uk/crafts *