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The first in a series of seasonal watercoloring books based on artist Kristy’s Rice’s cutting gardens, this book celebrates spring’s profuse blossoms such as peonies, magnolias, pansies, and Eastern bluestar. Her easy-to-learn, joy-driven approach includes simple tutorials on how touse watercolor and where to find affordable materials. A stationery-industry tastemaker, Kristy believes that making art, regardless of skill level, has thepower to reconnect us to each other and ourselves. Touching brush topaper with water and color releases an inexplicable calm that so many ofus long for, and making art, even in short bursts, brings us back toourselves by slowing time.With 25 detailed, yet whimsical illustrations, artists are invited to continue the journey begun in her first watercoloring book series, Painterly Days.
Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 39 color and b/w images | 60 pp
ISBN13: 9780764353352 | Binding: soft cover
Author of the popular Painterly Days series of watercoloring books, Kristy Rice wears many hats—entrepreneur, mama, celebrity invitationdesigner, stylist—but her first love is painting. As a six-year-old justwanting to make art, she would hide under the bed covers with her artsupplies and a flashlight. It was clear from the start that Kristy woulduse a paintbrush to make her mark on the world. Her obsession with paint and paper has evolved into an innovative brand, Momental Designs, which garners global attention from media, celebrities, and some of the world’s most creative individuals and iconic brands. Along with a team of nine inspiring women, Kristy continues to invigorate the worlds of styling, stationery, design, and art licensing.