Watercolour Toolbox: Essentials for Painting Success


Watercolour Toolbox will help you over the 'rough spots' of learning to paint, so you can get to the fun part of creativity faster. By using the simple materials Karen recommends, you can embark on your creative path with minimal expense. More advanced painters can quickly find the answers to any aspect of painting that is giving them trouble.

Winner of an Illustration Award and Bronze Medal, Reader's Favorite Book Awards (USA), and a Bronze Medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards (USA).

Paperback, 8.5 x 11", full colour, 80 pages. Illustrated with forty of Karen Richardson's original watercolours and with step-by-step photo demonstrations for eight paintings of stones, flowers, landscapes and buildings.

Shipping charges to send a book anywhere in Canada are $10; Continental USA $15; International $25. If you wish to pick up your book order at Karen's studio, select 'Studio Pickup' during checkout. Pay for your order with Visa, MasterCard, or American Express.

Karen is happy to autograph your book - just tell her who the book is for in the  "Add a note to your order" box during checkout, or send Karen an email  with the details.

This 30-second video sums up Karen's approach:


Autographed copies of Watercolour Toolbox can be purchased in person at:

Books Galore & More, 175 Perry Street, Port Perry, ON

Watercolour Toolbox (without autograph) can be ordered at over 25,000 booksellers worldwide (ask for ISBN 978-1-4602-1942-3)

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