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Modern watercolor : a playful and contemporary exploration of watercolor painting / Kristin Van Leuven.

Van Leuven, Kristin, (author,, artist.).

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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 751.422 VAN LEUVE (Text) 37500004460933 Nonfiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 751.422 VAN (Text) 31951004298789 Main Floor - New Arrivals On holds shelf -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 751.422 VAN LEUVEN (Text) 33946003268393 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Checked out 06/06/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781633223561
  • ISBN: 1633223566
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN Walter Foster, [2017]

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Summary, etc.:
It's time to get your feet wet with watercolors! This dynamic and inspirational guide will set you down a path of exploration as you learn to play with watercolors. You will learn to effectively use basic techniques and principles to create beautiful, expressive works of art. In Modern Watercolor, artists will discover how to paint in watercolor by harnessing the medium's unique transparent qualities to create stunning works of art, stationery, gifts, and more. From selecting your first watercolor paints to learning to blend colors into a unique palette, we are here to guide you as you begin your journey. By the end, your paintings will be cohesive and rich. These easy-to-follow lessons will explore using watercolor on different surfaces, how to create basic shapes using fun techniques, and how to create myriad gorgeous effects that can be achieved with different brushes and strokes. You will even learn how to add layers of dimension and texture and how to work with resist techniques to create pretty patterns and gorgeous backgrounds.
Subject: Watercolor painting > Technique.

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