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This weeks project is another jump into fine detail, here I will show you how to build up dramatic shadow to show off fine bright detail. We learn how to create a marbled pattern and soften it all to create a beautiful study of a rose bud over twice its natural size. Lots to do and a great idea to use as a start to your own rose bud collection. May your brush dance across the page.
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I'm so glad I got my two books last week before they ran out! The illustrations are very beautiful. I must say that these are the most helpful books on painting I have ever seen with so many lessons. I have tried botanical painting before but not with a lot of success, but I feel hopeful now of achieving a result I like. Thank you very much for sharing your knowledge so generously.
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