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Watercolour fruit & vegetable portraits

Watercolour fruit & vegetable portraits

Showell, Billy, author, illustrator

Learn how to paint realistic fruit, vegetables & blossom with this beautifully illustrated watercolour course. Billy Showell's amazing paintings & vibrant palette are showcased as she clearly explains how to create a huge selection of shapes & textures using detailed step-by-step instructions

Book. English.
Published Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Search Press, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Billy Showell
ISBN: 1782210830, 9781782210832
Note: Originally published: 2009.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 30 cm
Subject: Watercolor painting Technique.; Fruit in art.; Art and Design.; Vegetables in art.

Author note

Billy Showellgraduated from St Martins School of Art with a B.A. in fashion design, but was irresistably drawn to painting and illustration. In 1993 she set course for a career as an artist and now paints, illustrates and teaches botanical painting at her studio and art clubs in the UK, USA and Australia. She lives in Tunbridge Wells, UK with her husband and two sons. Billy has been awarded five Certificates of Botanical Merit from the Society of Botanical Artists and her first book on watercolour flower portraits has been hugely successful in the UK and abroad. Billy's paintings are collected by her followers the world over and many are available as limited edition prints.