Botanical Illustration Course with the Eden Project: Drawing and watercolour painting techniques for botanical artists

March 30, 2008|
Botanical Illustration Course with the Eden Project: Drawing and watercolour painting techniques for botanical artists by Rosie Martin
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Botanical Illustration Course- published with the Eden Project - is your personal guide to the study of botanical drawing and watercolour painting. Devised by an award-winning botanical artist who teaches at the Eden Project, this course takes you from basic drawing techniques to advanced skills required for the analysis of complex forms in watercolour. Following the syllabus of the botanical illustration course at the acclaimed Eden Project in Cornwall, this book offers you the opportunity to perfect the many techniques used to produce beautiful and informative plant portraits.

Full of practical information, and with easy-to-follow exercises, the book includes: Pencil Drawing; Shapes in Nature; Plant dissection and bisection; Perspective; Use of tonal contrast; Line drawing and pencil shading; Colour and pigment mixing; Application of watercolour; Highlights and shiny surfaces; Composition and arrangement.

Rosie Martin holds a Gold Medal from the RHS for her botanical watercolour painting. She is an elected member of the Society of Botanical Artists and teaches a variety of art-based subjects, including botanical illustration in both. She has worked in fashion, ballet and theatre; her clients have included David Bowie, Anthony Caro, Karl...
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Title:Botanical Illustration Course with the Eden Project: Drawing and watercolour painting techniques for botanical artists
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:144 pages, 10.88 X 8.5 X 0.5 in
Shipping dimensions:144 pages, 10.88 X 8.5 X 0.5 in
Published:March 30, 2008
Publisher:Batsford
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780713490749

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