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The art of gouache : 20 fun and creative painting projects for everyone / Viktorija Semjonova.


The Art of Gouache teaches you the basics, the techniques and tools required to paint gouache, the versatile water-based medium, on its own as well as in combination with collage, pens and pencils. Packed with tips and tricks, this book features fun practical projects on themes such as still life, landscapes and people.

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  • ISBN: 9781784884352
  • ISBN: 1784884359
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: London : Hardie Grant Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to use this book -- Materials and tools -- Painting with gouache -- Mark marking over gouache -- Colour theory and recipes -- The projects: Fruity pattern ; Sketching ; Leaf and berry pattern ; Collage your mood ; Coffee pot still life ; Finding inspiration ; Fruit bowl still life ; Abstract landscape ; Drawing people ; Night sky and stars ; Winter landscape ; Park walk ; Mushroom and forest foliage ; Mixing skin tones ; Portrait of a person in a floral shirt ; Abstract portrait ; Portrait of two friends ; Flower bouquet ; Field of flowers ; Two people in the rain ; Sunset mountain in the city ; Forest and tiny houses ; Gouache on the go ; Summer swim ; Pink and mustard landscape.
Subject: Gouache painting > Technique.
Painting > Technique.
Gouache painting > Technique.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

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