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Paint Amazing Watercolors From Photographs

By Henry Dixon

Format: Hardcover

SKU# Z2253

Everything you need to know to turn your photos into beautiful, light-filled watercolors.

If a picture is worth a thousand words, watercolor has the power to transform that picture into pure poetry. This book will show you how to do just that, step by creative step. Inside, you'll learn how to take great reference photos of the people, places and things that intrigue you, and use the unique qualities of watercolor to turn them into original and striking paintings.

    Paint a range of popular subjects, including people, landscapes, architecture, still life and interiors.

    18 step-by-step painting demonstrations take you through the entire painting process, from start to finish.

    Expert advice for shooting reference photos gives you a jumpstart to dynamic paintings.

Packed with inspiration for picture-perfect paintings, this book will help take advantage of your reference photos while avoiding common pitfalls;making your camera as valuable an art tool as your brushes and paints.

SKU Z2253
Additional Feature 50 b&w illustrations, 250 color color
Author/Speaker/Editor Henry Dixon
File/Trim Size 10.875 x 8.25
Format Hardcover
ISBN 13 9781600611254
Number Of Pages 128

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Awesome work. Review by Betty Marion

This book is very informative as well as having amazing paintings and photographs. You think that you could be right there and pick up the object or walk into the painting because they look so real.

(Posted on 10/3/2009)

Meet Author Henry W. Dixon Review by Jennifer

Meet Paint Amazing Watercolor from Photographs author, Henry W. Dixon, in this YouTube video introduction to his book:

(Posted on 8/28/2009)

Paint Amazing Watercolors from Photographs Review by Cheryl Todd Shergold

What an amazing and gifted artist. I appreciated Henry sharing his knowledge with the rest of us. I find myself constantly picking this book up to read...again and again. As an avid North Light Publications reader - this is by far one of the best resources I have aquired. Sign me up for his next book! I sure hope there will be many more from Henry W. Dixon!

(Posted on 7/15/2009)

paint amazing watercolors from photographs Review by Henry Dixon

Great job North Light!!!!!!!!!!!!

(Posted on 5/31/2009)

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