by Ann Swan, Botanical Portraits With Colored Pencils Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Botanical Portraits With Colored Pencils books, Original title: Botanical paintings with colored pencils.
by Wendy Hollender, The Joy Of Botanical Drawing Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Joy Of Botanical Drawing books, A gorgeous, easy-to-follow, and inspiring guide to stunningly realistic botanical drawing that covers everything you need to draw our natural world. Achieve amazingly realistic and vibrant botanical illustrations, from flowers so dazzling you feel as if you might be able to smell them, to tomatoes that look as if they've just been picked from the garden. Wendy Hollender is known for her vivid, detailed, and inspiring illustrations and in The Joy of Botanical Drawing, she helps you take your art to the next level by sharing her perfected techniques through short lessons that start simple, then build on the basics with easy-to-use and clear step-by-step illustrations. Using colored pencils and watercolor pencils, Hollender shows you how to accomplish scientifically accurate botanical portraits of a spiraling pine cone, a spiky chestnut, a fuchsia-tined radish, a graceful morning glory, and many more. From colorful leaves to delicate petals to textured bark and slender stems, The Joy of Botanical Drawing will give you the skills to complete lifelike drawings while also enjoying nature and the mindfulness of a regular drawing practice.
by Karen Kluglein, Drawing And Painting Botanicals For Artists Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Drawing And Painting Botanicals For Artists books, Originally developed in the 18th century as a visual supplement to botanical nomenclature, botanical illustration and art uniquely fuse art and science by documenting the parts, details, and life cycles of plant species. In Drawing and Painting Botanicals for Artists, eminent botanical artist and veteran workshop instructor Karen Kluglein reveals her secrets for rendering leaves, flowers, berries, and branches both accurately and beautifully. The book begins with a brief history of the art form, followed by guidance on developing observational skills for this genre, key botanical terms and concepts, and the differences among botanical illustration, botanical art, and flower painting. The chapters that follow offer detailed guidance and demonstrations for drawing and painting botanicals in a variety of mediums: Drawing. Explore loose gestural drawing, precise measuring and rendering, and working from photographs with graphite, colored pencil, finepoint markers, pen and ink, and silverpoint. Painting. Master color mixing, washes, layering, gradations, values, and adding details in watercolor, gouache, and acrylic, plus guidance on adding “personality” to your work and knowing when a painting is done. Drawing and Painting Botanicals for Artists shows artists at all skill levels how to translate careful observations into stunning works of art.
by Cynthia Knox, Flowers In Colored Pencil Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Flowers In Colored Pencil books, An introduction to drawing flowers with colored pencils covers techniques, color theory, and basic pencil strokes and includes step-by-step instructions for depicting an assortment of flowers.
by Amy Lindenberger, Cp Surfaces Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Cp Surfaces books, It's a new surface and perfect for colored pencil... But do you know the first thing about it CP Surfaces: Claybord will push you right out of your comfort zone, but with a nice fat parachute! Veteran artist and instructor Amy Lindenberger presents a comprehensive guide on how to master this exciting new surface with colored pencil. Complete a stunning landscape with thorough step by step instruction and Amy's very generous guidance, tips and techniques. Get ready to jump into something brand new. What's Inside? Extremely thorough instruction - no question unanswered! Large, easy to follow step-by-step images. So many tips to help you avoid mistakes on clayboard. Landscapes can be creating so very quickly on claybord. Prepared to be amazed.
by Sarah Simon, Modern Watercolor Botanicals Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Modern Watercolor Botanicals books, With an elegant spiral binding and layflat design, Modern Watercolor Botanicalsfeatures- *Lessons with detailed instructions for 3 skill levels- beginner, intermediate, and advanced *Over 100 pieces of traceable artwork, so no drawing experience is required *Easy-to-understand diagrams, pictures, and instructions *Each lesson builds upon skills learned in the previous lessons *"Why Art?" essays exploring the joys, challenges, and inherent value in artistic pursuit Each botanically-based lesson offers instruction at three different skill levels- beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Learn to paint eucalyptus wreaths, shape olive branches, detail wildflowers, tint fine-lined blooms, shade tropical leaves, and more!
by Diane Cardaci, Flowers Botanicals Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Flowers Botanicals books, Many artists' favorite drawing location seems to be outdoors. And drawing in graphite pencil continues to be one of the most favored art forms. This new addition to our Drawing Made Easy series allows aspiring artists-who may have never before picked up a pencil-discover the secrets to this accessible, versatile medium. With easy-to-understand information on tools and materials, basic strokes, and shading techniques, this 64-page book covers everything beginning artists need to start creating their own impressive works of botanical art. From dissecting the anatomy of a flower to sharing techniques for creating a variety of floral textures-such as soft, velvety petals and spiky thorns and leaves-Flowers & Botanicals offers budding artists an in-depth look into the art of drawing beautiful flowers and floral scenes
by Daphne Hicks, Botanical Painting With Watercolour Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Botanical Painting With Watercolour books, The characteristics of watercolour naturally complement botanical art and this beautiful book shows you how to make the most of this versatile medium. It starts by guiding you through the complexities of painting flowers, with advice on materials and colour mixing, using colour to achieve translucency and clarity, building confidence with step-by-step examples and the importance of observation and botanical accuracy. It then creates detailed and beautiful compositions for the more experienced botanical artist. This new book has ideas and tips on composition and how to include animal life and is structured by season to include a range of flowers and plants. Beautifully illustrated with 186 colour illustrations.
by Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Catalogue Of The Botanical Art Collection At The Hunt Institute Plant Portraits Artists H Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Catalogue Of The Botanical Art Collection At The Hunt Institute Plant Portraits Artists H books,