Author: Ana Victoria Calderon
Format: Paperback / softback, 144 Pages
Publisher: Quarry Books
Series: Art for Modern Makers
$22.99 / £12.99
Creative Watercolor offers a fun, modern, practical approach to a timeless medium for beginners by showing how to paint simple motifs and lettering, and embellish projects beautifully.
In Creative Watercolor, popular watercolor artist and instructor Ana Victoria Calderon shares her simple step-by-step techniques for painting modern motifs in this classic medium. Through this series of tutorials and projects, you will:
Get an overview of basic materials and tools, plus options for embellishing your paintings
Master essential techniques, starting with easy warm-up activities, learning to layer, and getting into the flow with watercolor
Explore how to paint a variety of simple, beautiful motifs: flowers and leaves, butterflies and critters, fruits and vegetables, and simple lettering
Create stylish gifts and stationery: a family recipe, a sweet mobile, a wedding memento, and more. Use what you’ve learned to decorate all your DIY projects.
There's never been a better time to dive into the world of watercolor, so why wait? Grab a brush and get painting!
Ana Victoria Calderon is a Mexican/American watercolor artist and teacher with a bachelors degree in Information Design and continued studies in Fine Arts. Her licensed artwork can be seen in retail outlets throughout the United States and Europe on a wide variety of products, and she also sells prints of her artwork on Etsy. Ana teaches in-person workshops and hosts creative retreats in Tulum, Mexico, as well as more than 30,000 students on Skillshare, where she is a Top Teacher. See more of Ana's work on Instagram (@anavictoriana), YouTube (Ana Victoria Calderon), and Facebook (Ana Victoria Calderon Illustration). She lives in Mexico City, Mexico.