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Saturn's North Pole Looks Like Watercolor Painting Brushwork: Image Captured By NASA's Cassini Spacecraft

Science Times - Apr 2, 2017
The universe is not only all about science, it has an artistic side as well. Example proving the statement is Saturn's North Pole, which looks like a watercolor painting. The space agency NASA not only likes to discover things from the universe but ...

Brushwork Painters Contractor Serving Central Pennsylvania

Digital Journal - Apr 12, 2017
Any painting project, either commercial or residential, is best handled by Brushwork Painters, the top painting company in central PA who is more than happy to provide a free painting cost estimate. This painting contractor serves the York, Hanover ...

All offerings to be painted with one 'Berger' mother brand

Hindu Business Line - Apr 21, 2017
The decorative or home paints business of the US-based Sherwin Williams' India unit was acquired by Berger through Brushwork Paints (now rechristened BJN Paints India) in March 2013. Berger, however, continues to compete with Sherwin Williams in the ...

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Brushwork books

Brushwork Essentials: How to Render Expressive Form and Texture with Every Stroke

by: Mark Christopher Weber
Knowing how to use a brush properly is essential for effective oil painting. Brushwork Essentials shows artists everything they need to know to render a variety of elegant strokes, along with other exciting techniques like paint mixing and brush shaping. Weber makes mastering each technique easy. He provides detailed, easy-to-follow instructions, step-by-step demonstrations and complementary artwork that highlights each brushstroke as it appears on the canvas. Readers will also learn how to use different strokes to achieve specific effects, such as lighting, shadowing and more.
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Alla Prima: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Direct Painting

by: Al Gury
Alla Prima is a comprehensive guide to direct painting, characterised by bold, expressive brushwork and a painterly, atmospheric surface. It covers the history of the direct methods in both Europe and America. From there, it includes detailed step-by-step lessons and discussions on drawing structure, broken and smooth brushwork, and colour development.
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Brushwork for the Oil Painter

by: Emile A. Gruppe
Dust jacket notes: "Every brushstroke has its own unique and expressive character. There is the angular slash of a ravine, the grand curl of a large wave, the firm diagonals of boat rigging, the confusion of nets and clutter on a harbor shoreline, the gnarled trunk of an old oak, and the delicate lace of distant treetops. There are wet-into-wet strokes, calligraphic and linear strokes, staccato strokes, scumbled strokes, and flat or washy strokes. There are also strokes that encircle objects, strokes that describe various textures, and strokes that convey mood or lighting effects.
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The Watercolorist's Answer Book

by: Gina Rath

Your All-Inclusive Solution Guide

Not sure which technique you need to improve your watercolor? Choose them all! The Watercolorist's Answer Book combines the wisdom, expertise and beautiful work of eight accomplished artists in one comprehensive volume. You'll find information on using and caring for materials, advice on basic and advanced techniques and useful tips for improving your paintings. The Answer Book includes: