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Roses in Watercolour

Handbook / Manual

Series: Ready to Paint

By: Janet Whittle (Author)

72 pages, 220 colour illustrations

Search Press

Paperback | May 2011 | #210246 | ISBN-13: 9781844486359
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NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€11 approx

About this book

A gardenful of glorious roses in bloom is one of the most beautiful sights of all. Bring those images indoors with Janet Whittle's wonderful paintings of a wide variety of roses in watercolour.


Contents

Introduction 4
Materials 6
Transferring the image 9
Pink Rose 10
Yellow Climber 18
Maigold 26
Red Roses 34
White Rose 42
Index 48


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Biography

Janet Whittle is a professional artist and qualified teacher who specialises in flowers and landscapes in watercolour and pastel. She exhibits regularly at the Westminster Galleries in London, and has also shown her work at the prestigious Mall Galleries and other international venues. Greeting cards bearing her work are widely available in Europe and the US and her prints are sold throughout the world. Janet has received awards from the major UK art groups, including the Society of Botanical Artists' Founder President's Honour in 1999, and the St. Cuthberts Mill Award for a picture of outstanding quality in 2001. Also in that year she won The Society of Flower Painters' Award for Excellence for their Jersey Exhibition.

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