The Joy of Watercolor by Emma Block - SIGNED!
Enjoy the meditative art of watercolour with simple supplies and easy-to-follow instructions!
For a soothing boost of creativity and whimsy, try your hand at watercolour. With a few simple steps, anyone can discover their artistic side, and achieve moments of peace and tranquility doing so. Forty straightforward lessons promise fun and colourful results: no previous artistic skill required. This simple painting medium produces colourful, modern paintings to adorn invitations, gifts, and walls.
The 40 lessons cover useful topics like:
- painting on holiday
- painting your pets
- layering colours
- mixing colours
- painting flowers and plants
Supplies are minimal: a basic palette of watercolours and a selection of brushes plus nice thick paper will do the job, yielding bright and whimsical results guaranteed to bring colour to any gray day. Painting your own beautiful cards and artwork is within reach!
Emma Block is a successful freelance illustrator who uses watercolours in a fresh and modern way and isn't afraid to break the rules. Her watercolour and gouache paintings have gained her more than 40,000 followers on Instagram (@emmablockillustration) and she has become a reliable source of online watercolour advice. As well as inspiring budding artists all over the world online she teaches regular sellout watercolour classes in London, where she also lives.