Watercolor Masters and Legends
Secrets, Stories and Techniques From 34 Visionary ArtistsBook - 2016
Discover the secrets of watercolor mastery! Late 20th and 21st century watercolor artists have transformed the art of watermedia into a golden phenomenon and one of the most significant movements in the history of art. The lives and works of the 34 artists represented here display a multitude of different approaches, philosophies and techniques. Each has a unique perspective and an innovative approach; artists such as Ann Smith, Cheng-Kee Chee, John Salminen and many more share their secrets. You'll also get a behind-the-scenes look at legends like Robert E. Wood, Naomi Brotherton, Edgar A. Whitney and Ed Betts, whose teaching and work contributes invaluably to the aesthetics of the medium and their students. More than 125 pieces of exquisite art, 18 innovative demostrations, 34 artist interviews and commentaries. Discover proud watercolor painting traditions, new perspectives on the medium, and works of art to influence new generations of artists. Get ready to be inspired with this one of a kind collection.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, 2016.
Branch Call Number: 751.422 STR
Characteristics: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: Secrets, stories and techniques from thirty-four visionary artists.