Botanical Palette for Watercolour – warm hues


For a botanical artist with some experience in watercolour, this information-packed 32-page booklet contains the following:

  • The latest on permanent and transparent watercolour pigments ideal for fall (autumn) subjects.
  • An exploration of warm hues with testing techniques and blending exercises.
  • Some fundamentals of colour theory relative to naturally-occurring colour in plant subjects.
  • How to use colour for all aspects of a small plant study including intensity, shadow, and reflected light to add expanded realism.
  • Technique for the final stages of painting an acorn explained in a step-by-step tutorial.