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Splash 9: Watercolor Secrets

Authors: Wolf, Rachel Rubin
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: ART025000, ART029000, ART006000
ISBN: 9781440313196, Related ISBNs: 1440313199, 1581806949, 9781440313196, 9781581806946
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 144,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: The Potential of Watercolor Revealed

Luminous, dynamic and expressive, watercolor is an intriguing medium for artist and viewer alike. Splash 9: Watercolor Secrets invites you to push your own creative potential to new heights as you explore the work of more than 100 of today's best watercolor artists.

Page after page showcases a diverse array of styles and subjects, from quiet still lifes to animated streetscapes to mood-filled portraits. Each featured artist punctuates this collection with his or her own distinctive mastery of the medium. In every work, you'll see how color, composition and personal inspiration blend with years of practice, commitment and experimentation to create resonant works of stunning beauty.

Created specifically for artists and art lovers, Splash 9 invites you to discover watercolor on a deeper level, providing detailed commentary from the artists themselves on every piece. You'll learn about their influences, their challenges and, most importantly, their specialized painting techniques.

Delight in the secrets of this inspiring collection!
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