An indispensable guide for the budding(!) acrylic flower artists to the techniques for painting 40 popular flowers.
This lovely book is an indispensable guide for acrylic flower artists, revealing how to paint 40 of the most popular floral subjects, from Alcea to Zinnia.
All the techniques you will need are clearly explained and demonstrated, from analyzing shape and structure to mixing and blending rich, luminous colors, creating textured effects, and adding highlights.
Each featured flower includes information about its distinguishing characteristics, with plant-specific step-by-step instructions, and a complete colour palette to allow the artist to capture the unique beauty of each species.
Lexi Sundell's dramatic acrylic floral paintings have been chosen for prestigious international shows such as Blossom-Art of Flowers 2007-2009 and can be found in private and corporate art collections across the United States. As a gallery owner, she enjoys mentoring other artists to further their creative development. Lexi Sundell lives in Ennis, Montana, USA with her artist husband. They own RiverStone Gallery and often spend their spare time fly fishing on the great trout waters of the area. Lexi grows thousands of poppies and other flowers each year in her unruly and extensive gardens.