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Watch your painting skills blossom like never before!Now you can learn the secrets of Paul Brent's wonderful watercolors, beloved around the world for their vibrant moods and perfectly balanced colors. Using easy-to-master techniques, he shows you how to paint 13 beautiful florals, from Oriental peonies and antique hydrangeas to English tea roses and more.Brent's well-illustrated, step-by-step instructions allow you to paint quickly while infusing each piece with your own creative flair. Mini-lessons at the beginning of each chapter help you learn specific techniques for painting motifs including fruits and "friendly" insects such as dragonflies, bumblebees, butterflies and more.You'll take pride in creating lovely, sophisticated artwork. And the finished paintings - overflowing with lush, delicate flowers - will look beautiful with your home decor!