Pronounced as 'gwaash' or 'gooash', gouache is an opaque water-soluble paint that offers endless creative possibilities, regardless of your skill level. Illustrator Viktorija Semjonova unlocks the vibrant world of gouache in this colorful book. This captivating guide walks you through the essentials of this accessible and enjoyable medium, presenting 20 joyful projects for you to explore from the comfort of your own home. Delve into painting techniques, discover the right tools and materials, and find boundless inspiration for your artistic endeavors.
Begin with playful and approachable projects and gradually advance to more intricate ideas, all accompanied by stunning illustrations and clear, step-by-step instructions. Immerse yourself in painting the mesmerizing night sky adorned with twinkling stars, or embrace the challenge of a hillside landscape, complete with paper-collaged trees. Filled with invaluable tips, techniques, and endless inspiration, The Art of Gouache nurtures your creativity and boosts your confidence in exploring paint-play and mark making.
Paperback; 160 pages; 8" x 10"