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Joy of Watercolor


Now available in paperback, this bestselling volume covers all the basics of watercolor painting. There are lessons on freehand and contour drawing, tonal and layered washes, values and shapes. There is information on color and composition, designing positive and negative shapes, and using rhythm and repetition. 245 illustrations, 150 in full color.

Joy of Watercolor 1991, Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN-13: 9780823025664

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Joy of Watercolor 1983, Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN-13: 9780823056804