Watercolor Botanicals (Paperback)

Learn to Paint Your Favorite Plants and Florals

By Eunice Sun

Lark Books (NC), 9781454711049, 144pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2020

List Price: 19.95*
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Learn to paint gorgeous watercolor flowers, houseplants, and arrangements with this inspiring guide that includes 30 step-by-step tutorials.

Filled with lessons and daily exercises, this fun introduction to watercolor teaches beginner artists how to create their own botanical-inspired paintings. It covers everything from selecting paper, paint, and brushes to choosing a palette, blending colors, and adding dimension and detail. Once you've mastered the essential techniques, you'll learn to paint cacti, popular houseplants, and individual flowers, and see how to combine these components into more complex compositions, including frames, wreaths, and colorful bouquets. Step-by-step tutorials, along with artist Eunice Lee's expressive artwork, provides all the guidance and inspiration you'll need to render small motifs, decorate a card, paint a charming still life, and more.

About the Author

Eunice Sun is the artist behind Electric Eunice Lettering and Designs. Along with creating custom pieces for weddings, events, gifts, and collaborations, she teaches watercolor illustration and lettering workshops. She has been featured on several wedding blogs, the Starbucks 2016 Holiday Red Cup commercial, and Bored Panda. Eunice is based in Irvine, CA. Website: electriceunice.com; Instagram: @electriceunice.