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ePub Direct Watercolor

eBook ´ Direct Watercolor ß Kindle Read Ø ➶ Direct Watercolor Free ➬ Author Marc Taro Holmes – Eyltransferservices.co.uk For the last ten years urban sketcher Marc Taro Holmes has been on a mission to travel the world drawing and painting on location Thousands of loyal readers worldwide have been following hisFor the last ten years urban sketcher Marc Taro Holmes has been on a mission to travel the world drawing and painting on location Thousands of loyal readers worldwide have been following his award winning blog at CitizenSketchercom learning from his freely shared articles featuring hundreds of sketchbook drawings and watercolor paintings his first hand experiments with field sketching gear free downloadable art workshops and numerous over the shoulder step by step demonstrationsAlong the way Marc wrote the instant classic The Urban Sketcher Techniues for Seeing and Drawing on Location 46 stars 180 reviews Marc is also This is a slender print on demand book so the uality of the printing and color reproductions is just like color photocopies Good color photocopies but disappointing when one of the main selling points is the 80 paintings They're small because it's a small book and the resolution isn't what it should be especially with regard to the demos There are some good ideas and suggestions in this book but not enough to make it worth the price to me Lots of chatting about travel and circumstances of each painting but I would have preferred instruction

Marc Taro Holmes ✓ Direct Watercolor reader

The presenter of two online courses Travel Sketching in Mixed Media and Sketching People in Motion available from CraftsycomWith his latest book Direct Watercolor Marc brings you a retrospective collection of over eighty of his watercolor paintings painted side by side with fellow urban sketchers in ten different countries This is the work of a plein air painter at the top of his game seen for the first time as a single body of work and accompanied with his latest thoughts on the medium of watercolorAlso included – six completely new step by step demonstrations systematically explaining his deceptively simple appro This book is full of gems beautiful direct watercolor sketches and paintings plus many many tidbits of good advice on process and approach Both watercolor sketchers and studio painters who want to paint in a direct style will find value here It is a fun read too to find the author's occasional humorous comments about the challenges of the painting process The book interior is beautifully designed lots of art to look at just enough text to feel meaty and layout is really nice and inviting read I feel that the font and size of the title on the cover is distractingineffective but I realize that is down to personal design preference and irrelevant in a book reviewKudos to the author on a helpful lovely book I will be adding it to the list of books I recommend to my watercolor sketching students

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Direct WatercolorAch to painting Marc shows you how to paint rapidly with little or no preparation and the minimum of supplies unlocking the secrets of spontaneous expressive watercolor with a uniue personal visionWhether you’re already one of Marc’s readers or are about to discover his boldly expressive approach Direct Watercolor offers you the keys to unlocking your own adventures as a sketchbook artist traveling watercolorist or unconventional studio painterPlease note This ebook version of Direct Watercolor is only suitable for full color displays such as the Kindle Fire or the Kindle app for tablets phones laptops and compute I really like this book and I think others will too just so they are very clear what they getting This is a physically small paperback 98 pages that mostly contains a chronology of Mr Holmes' loose urban sketcher style landscape painting There is one demonstration of shadows using a bronze head and one about brushwork but this is not a book about people or portraiture There are some very good tips and a few demonstrations but this is mostly a compilation of the artists work with some advice about how he did each picture and what he was thinking about to accomplish them It is not a classic how to do it watercolor book So I would advise getting this book if you like the artists work and want to look at it plus get some very good tips on how he works