However brilliant the brushwork and the use of colour - a painting will never succeed if the basic drawing is flawed. In this book you will find helpful information on how to translate a three-dimensional world on to a two-dimensional surface. There's helpful information on drawing buildings and boats, perspective in nature, painting distance, creating a composition and more.
Ray Campbell Smith presents an easy-to-follow guide which looks at basic perspective, shadows, reflections, warm and cool colours and more.
*New title in the Leisure Arts series
* One of the few books on a popular subject
* Informative and easy-to-follow
Ray Campbell Smith was a prolific and versatile professional painter who specialised in the watercolour medium. He contributed regularly to leading art magazines, and gave lectures, demonstrations and criticisms to art groups. Ray died in 2016, leaving a legacy of several books on art, including some best-sellers, and numerous paintings held in many collections in the UK and abroad.