5O No-Sketch Projects That Bring the Ocean to Life
Dana Fox, author of Watercolor with Me: In the Forest and founder of Wonder Forest, provides fifty new marine-themed projects in this beginner-friendly watercolor guide. Known for her whimsical art style and straightforward instruction, Dana leads you through three major watercolor techniques: wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, and ink-and-wash. Best of all, there’s no sketching required, so you can focus on each painting method.
Bring adorable sea creatures like octopuses and otters to life on high-quality art paper. Start simple with shading in a monochromatic orca, experiment with adding depth to color with a bright bobbing seahorse and practice stylizing your subject in a charming lighthouse scene. With inspired art and step-by-step instruction, it’s easy to pick up a paintbrush, break out your palette, and create something beautiful.
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“If you think you can’t paint, Dana will walk you through all the steps and prove you wrong!”
—Mako, YouTuber and founder of Makoccino.com
“With a combination of simple instructions and stunning visuals, this book is a must-have for anyone who wants to improve their watercoloring skills.”
—Julie Ann, founder of Unblushing.com