martedì 6 novembre 2012

glazing techniques in watercolour



"orange + blue"
watercolour wash 
based on glazing exrecise from 
"MASTERING GLAZING TECHNIQUES IN WATERCOLOUR" 
by Don Rankin 


"yellow + red + blue" 
watercolour washes
initial glazing exercises 
 from 
"MASTERING GLAZING TECHNIQUES IN WATERCOLOUR" 
by Don Rankin 

....whilst I was parpicipating with 100 washes challenge Maggie Latham recommended an excellent book  "MASTERING GLAZING TECHNIQUES IN WATERCOLOUR" by Don Rankin .


I'd  like to thank Don Rankin  for his  kind permission to post my initial glazing exercises from his book "MASTERING GLAZING TECHNIQUES IN WATERCOLOUR"
below is the link to his website.

Don Rankin's website : 




6 commenti:

Maggie Latham ha detto...

Jane, so pretty and so much fun! I love Don's book.....I loved it back in the 80's and still have a copy of it.

Judy ha detto...

Interesting book, Jane! I'll see if I can find it, thanks for sharing!

John Simlett ha detto...

Interesting ... I'm going to have to have a go at this painting malarkey :0)

Sonia Aguiar ha detto...

¡Son unos lavados realmente bellos¡ :))

Rita Vaselli ha detto...


A very interesting book... with a bit of luck this summer I was able to buy, because it was already out of stock!
Your washes,dear Jane, are(as always) superb!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi maggie thankyou again! ...very much so .. it's a super book it is so concise ..i love the "neutrals" ...I had to improvise with colours with these excercise looking forward to trying a few of the yellows Don proposes.

hi judy amazon stock Don's book.

hi john i hope you do !

hi sonia thankyou .

hi rita know you've been working hard with glazing ....the book is very interesting and indepth .