You’ll love this watercolor instruction book if:
- You want to learn how to paint with watercolor
- You need a solid foundation to get started in watercolors
- You want to learn new watercolor techniques
With this watercolor instruction book and DVD combo, you will learn how to blend and flow your way to creating beautiful and dynamic paintings! Start your path to watercolor success with author Birgit O’Connor’s in depth overview of picking the right paper, brushes, and paint for positive results. Next, move onto key watercolor techniques to gain the most control in your artwork with 10 exercises and 15 step-by-step demonstrations. Each lesson covers topics including shape, mixing color, masking fluid, glazing, and more. Use the bonus watercolor DVD for grasping key techniques in action-blending colors, creating hard and soft edges, painting water drops as well as troubleshooting common problems with washes. Discover the secrets to watercolor success with the comprehensive Watercolor in Motion book and DVD pair!
In Watercolor in Motion you’ll find:
- Techniques lavishly illustrated with Birgit O’Conner’s bold and beautiful flowers, but applicable to any subject
- 128 pages with watercolor tips and techniques for successful paintings
- 50+ minute DVD showing watercolor techniques in action
A Word from the Author
“Once you have an understanding of how to really use water and color to your advantage, the rest is up to you. The world is wide open.” -Birgit O’Connor
About the Author
Birgit O'Connor is a self-taught painter who has been working strictly in watercolor since 1988. She has been teaching watercolor instruction since 2001. She has written for several magazines, including Watercolor Magic, The Artist's Magazine and Artist's Sketchbook, and she has produced thirteen watercolor instruction videos. Her award-winning work has been exhibited in dozens of one-woman shows and group shows and can be found in private and corporate collections around the globe as well as in four galleries. She resides in northern California. Visit her website, www. birgitoconnor.com.
Color and color mixing
The movement of water and color
Powerful paintings, step-by-step