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Watercolour Lessons

How to Paint and Unwind in 20 Tutorials (How to paint with watercolours for beginners)

By Emma Lefebvre

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A Watercolour How-To Book for the Whimsical Creative

“I am brand new to watercolor and this book is exactly what I needed. Highly recommended.” —Amazon review

#1 Bestseller in Watercolor Painting, Plants & Animals, Mixed Media & Decorating

Take a walk down the path of translucent pastels and delicate wet washes with Watercolour Lessons. Filled with engaging exercises, this vibrant guide contains step-by-step instructions on how to paint with watercolours. For beginners and those looking to improve their technique, Watercolour Lessons brings artistic inspiration to any home.

A watercolour guide book that is uniquely you. Follow author and artist Emma Lefebvre as she teaches the fundamentals of this simple-to-use painting medium. With an emphasis on developing skills and style, Watercolour Lessons offers the necessary tools to produce paintings anyone would be proud to display, gift, or to keep for themselves.

Learn how to paint with watercolours. For beginners and mavens alike, Watercolour Lessons offers straight-forward lessons to help anyone develop their craft and unique artistic style. From color theory to tool sets, it explores watercolour basics while helping painters—old and new—gain confidence in themselves and their work.

Inside, you’ll find:

  • A list of essential watercolour tools and how to use them
  • An easy-to-understand explanation of watercolour techniques and theories
  • Charmingly simple watercolor painting projects with step-by-step instructions
  • Notes on common mistakes and how to fix them

If you’re looking for creative art therapy exercises, want to learn how to paint with watercolors for beginners or intermediate artists, or enjoy books such as Watercolor the Easy Way FlowersWatercolor WorkbookWatercolor With Me in the Forest, or Everyday Watercolor, you’ll love Watercolour Lessons.

Product Details

PublishedDec, 2022
Extent256 pages

About the Author

Donna Ashworth

Emma Lefebvre

Emma Lefebvre is a self taught watercolour artist from Ontario, Canada. This mother of 2 started playing around with watercolour back in 2016 as a way to help with her mental health. Quickly, her love for the medium grew and her passion for teaching along with it. In 2017, she started a YouTube channel to teach what she knew about watercolour. About a year and a half later, her YouTube channel grew with tons of viewers eager to learn watercolour along side of her. Now with over 350k subscribers on YouTube and a following of 115k on instagram, Emma has built a strong community of people who have found their love for watercolour with her.

A long time passion of writing and illustrating a book is a goal that Emma has newly achieved. Her first book ‘Watercolour Lessons’ is a beginners guide to everything watercolour. A passionate and informative piece that she is so excited to share with her community.