10 Step Watercolour Books: Flowers and Plants

10 Step Watercolour Books: Flowers and Plants

ISBN 9781800920071
Publisher Search Press
Format BC Paperback
Dimensions 216mm x 285mm
Page Extent 128
Pub Date October 2021

Learn how to paint beautiful flowers and plants in watercolour using a simple 10-step process.

The really easy way to learn how to paint flowers in watercolour!

Using a simple ten-step process, learn how to draw a basic outline starting with simple shapes, then add washes of colour and fine details to complete your work. Arranged in three chapters based on skill level, this book features 25 lovely projects, each showing you how to paint a flower in ten steps.

There are paint swatches for every plant, showing you the colours you need to mix for each step of the way and the finished painting serves as a reference to guide you. It couldn't be easier! Also included is a useful techniques section at the beginning, and clever painting tips from the author throughout the book.

With flora as diverse as a tulip, a magnolia, a bunny ears cactus and a passionflower, there is plenty to choose from and practise with, to develop your skills.

About the Author
Eleanor Longhurst is a Bristol-based illustrator specializing in flowers and woodland animals. She is also a freelance designer and print designer. She opened her business, Little Paisley Designs, in 2014 after graduating from London’s Winchester School of Art to create a range of items featuring her prints and illustrations.

Eleanor was the winner of Mollie Makes handmade awards Product of the Year 2018 for her temporary tattoo designs. Her work has also been featured in Frankie Magazine (and blog), Project Calm, and Simply Christmas magazine among others, and has featured on Craftsposure on Instagram. More of her work can be seen on Instagram @littlepaisleydesigns.

  • Book
    EDP: 0099520
  • Book
    0099520 - #9781800920071
    Length: 10 mm
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 285 mm
    Weight: 510 g