In this video workshop youll begin with exercises on contour drawing designed to provide you with a way to loosen up and become familiar with your subject. Then explore color mixing composition values edges brushwork saving whites and using negative space as Charles guides you through several paintings from start to finish for juicy loose paintings that dance with light and achieve a wonderful balance between spontaneity and structure.
Great pictures to paint and very easy instructions to follow. The instructions are complete and there are plenty of colored pictures to use as examples. Even though this book is written for water color artists, it also is very helpful for the acrylic artist.
The paintings in this exhibition can be easily divided by subject matter. The majority belong to the category of “flower and bird painting,” a genre that masks a rich diversity of subjects, perhaps better summarized by the term “fragments of nature.” These fragments come into focus above all in the garden, whether in the city or beyond it, in the wilds or in the imperial summer palaces. …
Bog Ross Presents Annette Kowalski's The Joy of Painting Flowers, This is an painting instruction booklet on painting flowers. There is a "how to" section, and then it illustrates 13 different flower pictures, with instructions. I bought this book new, hoping that I would paint some flowers, but between work and other crafts, I haven't gotten around it to.