Oriental Watercolor Techniques: For Contemporary Painting

by Frederick Wong

Dover Publications | July 7, 2000 | Trade Paperback

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Practical, innovative guide shows how to use Asian tools, equipment and techniques to paint modern subjects in the Oriental tradition. Beginners and more advanced artists learn which brushes, papers, washes, strokes and special effects to use to enrich their paintings. 188 illustrations, including diagrams and close-up details of trees, skies, water, snow, and architecture, show how the author achieves his haunting, atmospheric effects.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 160 pages, 10.88 × 8.38 × 0.68 in

Published: July 7, 2000

Publisher: Dover Publications

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 048640949x

ISBN - 13: 9780486409498

Found in: Watercolour, Watercolour, Watercolour

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Oriental Watercolor Techniques: For Contemporary Painting

by Frederick Wong

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 160 pages, 10.88 × 8.38 × 0.68 in

Published: July 7, 2000

Publisher: Dover Publications

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 048640949x

ISBN - 13: 9780486409498

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Practical, innovative guide shows how to use Asian tools, equipment and techniques to paint modern subjects in the Oriental tradition. Beginners and more advanced artists learn which brushes, papers, washes, strokes and special effects to use to enrich their paintings. 188 illustrations, including diagrams and close-up details of trees, skies, water, snow, and architecture, show how the author achieves his haunting, atmospheric effects.

From Our Editors

  Artists are always looking to find new techniques and fresh ideas for inspiration. While the Asian traditions of watercolour painting are popular, many artists find it difficult to use these ancient tools and masterful techniques. Frederick Wong provides readers with the help they need in Oriental Watercolor Techniques for Contemporary Painting. It contains step-by-step explanations for painting landscapes and cityscapes, as well as techniques for using brushes, washes, strokes and special effects. And with 188 illustrations, this is one how-to that will inspire all artists to create their own watercolour masterpieces.