The Watercolourist's Guide to Painting Buildings

The Watercolourist's Guide to Painting Buildings

Book - 1998
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Buildings -- old and new, ornate or simple -- provide an endlessly intriguing subject for watercolorists. Author and artist Richard Taylor gives you all the skills and techniques for capturing perspective, proportion, light and shade, detail and texture. After deciding on the right materials, try your hand at courtyards, quadrangles, and cloisters; formal architecture: domestic and seaside buildings; and street life..Make wood look weather-beaten produce the cool appearance of stone, and add reflections to windows. Throughout, 120 paintings in various stages of completion guide you, showing the effects of color, shadowing and balance. A Selection of F & W's North Light Book Club.
Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon : David and Charles, 1998.
ISBN: 9780715308110
0715308114
Branch Call Number: 751.422 Tayl
Characteristics: 128 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Alternative Title: Guide to painting buildings

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at DCPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top