9781782212386

Abstract Nature Expressing the natural world with acrylics, watercolour and mixed media

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  • ISBN13:

    9781782212386

  • ISBN10:

    1782212388

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 11/8/2016
  • Publisher: Search Press

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Summary

German artist Waltraud Nawratil shows you how to combine a love for nature with a passion for expressive painting. Abstract Nature is divided into helpful sections to teach the reader how to use acrylics, watercolors, airbrushing, putty and stencils, as well as natural materials such as sand, bark and leaves to create captivating pictures full of color and vitality.

There is a wealth of stunning abstract pieces from the artists, which will provide inspiration for more experienced painters as well as the beginner. The book covers the variations through all seasons teaching the reader to see the natural world with creativity and a unique, new perspective.

Author Biography

Waltraud Nawratail has always been inspired by the natural world, choosing subjects from her surroundings with vibrant and attractive colors. She began her artistic career with watercolors before moving on to experiment with other techniques and media. Waltraud has worked as a freelance painter since 1995 and today she offers painting courses combining watercolor and acrylic painting techniques.

She encourages her students to attempt variations on ordinary subjects in order to gradually develop their own style. Waltraud works from her own studio near where she lives in Schönering, Upper Austria. Some of her pieces are available via the artists’ platform International Graphics.

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