In Drawing & Painting Trees in the Landscape, bestselling author Claudia Nice shows how to draw and paint realistic, expressive trees, foliage and landscapes throughout the seasons in all the most popular mediums including watercolors, acrylics, oils, pen & ink and pencil. Using dozens of reference photos, line drawings, field sketches and quick studies, Nice shows readers how to observe trees either in the field or in photos, how to accurately draw the distinctive shapes of each species, then how to interpret their colors, shapes and textures on paper or canvas. Demonstrations range from extreme close-ups of leaf and bark textures to full-scale landscape paintings with trees as the main subject. Complete landscape painting demonstrations show readers how to correctly place trees in the composition so they are the right size and shape relative to their surroundings, including fields, mountains, lakes, forests, riverbanks and more.
- Trees—their shapes, textures and colors in all seasons—are the focus of this book, making it a must-have reference for any artist who paints landscapes and outdoor scenes
- Classic, mainstream painting style appeals to a wide range of tastes and abilities
- 100+ full and mini-demonstrations show how to accurately draw and paint a wide variety of evergreen, deciduous, tropical and flowering trees known the world over
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