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Series: Watercolour Artists’ Pocket Books

Terry Harrison’s Pocket Book for Watercolour Artists


Over 100 essential tips to improve your painting by Terry Harrison

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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback flexibinding
  • Publication: 01 September 2018
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782216391
  • Carton Qty: 56
  • Size: 6 x 8.5 inches
  • Illustrations: 280
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP Price: $14.95
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'Search Press have reissued their eminently useful Top Tips series in paperback. If you haven't encountered these before, they're a handy way of taking the advice of your favourite artists out in the field with you.' Paint Magazine

Easy tips for buying and using materials, mixing colours, creating texture and correcting mistakes, as well as for painting skies, fields, trees, water, roofs, winter scenes and much more. Terry demystifies the painting process, reveals his secrets and shows how to produce perfect pictures every time. 

This title was previously published as Terry's Top Tips for Watercolour Artists. In this new easy-to-use flexibinding format with an updated design, the books in the Watercolour Artists’ Pocket Books series bring you the best tips from some of Search Press's leading authors.

Table of Contents

What to buy10
Using photographs24
Mixing watercolours26
Wet into wet30
Wet on dry32
Watercolour problems34
Lifting out40
Painting skies42
Painting distance46
Painting fields48
Painting trees50
Painting grasses54
Painting flowers56
Painting mountains62
Painting water64
Painting beaches72
Painting rocks74
Painting cliffs75
Painting boats76
Painting roofs77
Painting walls80
Painting windows84
Painting doors86
Stiles, gates and fences88
Winter scenes90
Adding life94

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