Drawing and Painting Plants

Drawing and Painting Plants

Book - 2007
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Christina Brodie draws on her extensive experience as a botanical art teacher in compiling this complete course on drawing and painting plants. Clear step-by-step instructions show how to accurately render a wide range of plants and plant parts -- from flowers, fruits, and seeds through leaves, stems, bark, and roots to fungi, ferns, mosses, and seaweeds. Christina Brodie's concise text and beautiful, detailed examples illustrate techniques for various media, including pencil, ink, watercolor, gouache, acrylics, and scraper board. This highly practical manual offers a complete course of instruction in basic and advanced techniques of botanical illustration, and is suitable for beginning artists and journal keepers as well as teachers and professional illustrators.
Publisher: Portland, Or. Timber Press, 2007
ISBN: 9780881928419
Branch Call Number: ANF 743.7 BRO
ANF 743.7 BRO
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm


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