Elizabeth Conlon teaches a simple and very effective way of creating beautiful flower portraits by first completing and transferring a detailed master drawing before starting to apply watercolour. This confidence-inspiring method will enable leisure painters to tackle a variety of popular flower subjects, ranging from a magnolia, iris and polyanthus to a rose, poppy and foxglove. Key features of the book include: Simple guidelines on choosing painting materials Practical advice on a variety of watercolour techniques Detailed instructions on making and using master drawings Stage-by-stage painting demonstrations of popular botanical subjects. The book is beautifully illustrated with Elizabeth's botanical illustrations and is ideal for all those new to this distinctive style of painting.
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Elizabeth Conlon was born in Dublin and has lived in Dorset since 1966. She studied at the Central School of Art in London. Elizabeth is a member of the Society of Botanical Artists, who hold their Annual Exhibition at Westminster Central Hall each Spring. She has had three one-person exhibitions and is a regular exhibitor at the Mall Galleries, London, with the Royal Society of Marine Artists, the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours.
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Book Description Collins, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007199112
Book Description Chapitre.com - Impression à la demande. Paperback. Book Condition: NEUF. - Nombre de page(s) : 640 - Genre : histoire : biographie, généalogie, emblèmes, insignes Print on Demand. Bookseller Inventory # 9800007199117