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Reid, Charles 1937-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 169 publications in 6 languages and 6,603 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Instructional films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Documentary films  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Artist, Illustrator
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Painting what you want to see by GENERAL CHARLES REID( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recommended to intermediate to advanced artists, but useful to beginners, also
Portrait painting in watercolor by Charles Reid( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guides the reader through a complete, step-by-step tour of the watercolor materials and methods needed to create expressive, masterful portraits
Flower painting in watercolor by Charles Reid( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book on teaching you how to paint flowers with watercolor. It talks about materials, equipment, composition. direct painting, drybrush, using opaque, wash-over-wash, different types of flowers, lighting etc.--
Figure painting in watercolor by Charles Reid( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The fluid, spontaneous, often unpredictable medium of watercolor is always a challenge--and for the watercolorist, the human form is the most challenging of all. This book shows how to paint nude and clothed figures in an easy to follow series of projects, from the first preliminary lines to the finishing touches of a completed watercolor. Direct language, clewar and specific step-by-step demonstrations, and over 170 illustrations, 56 of them in full color, combine to offer the reader a stimulating guide to painting the figure in watercolor."--Jacket
Pulling your paintings together by Charles Reid( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to integrate all the elements of a painting into an artistic whole, with examples in pen and ink, watercolor, and oil
Flower painting in oil by Charles Reid( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Charles Reid offers up a complete course in painting and seeing. He critiques student work and analyzes problem paintings, explaining where the artist went wrong and what they could have done to improve their work. Reid also includes numerous assignments to help guide your practice, and important lessons on values, color and composition. You'll learn to make a contour drawing; how to layer your washes to achieve a desired value; how to mix values for bold statements; how to mix subtle colors and flesh tones; how to paint lights and shadows; how to uses edges to direct the audience's eye; how to integrate the subject with the background; how to loosen and liven up your painting; and much more
6 artists paint a portrait, Alfred Chadbourn, George Passantino, Charles Reid, Ariane Beigneux, Robert Baxter, Ann Toulmin-Rothe by Charles Michael Daugherty( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Reid's watercolor solutions : learn to solve the most common painting problems by Charles Reid( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painting by design : master class by Charles Reid( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn to see and interpret any subject, no matter what your medium, in terms of light, shadow, shape, value, and color -- the essential building blocks of good picture-making."--Jacket
Painting flowers in watercolor with Charles Reid by Charles Reid( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Reid is one of watercolor's best-loved teachers, a master painter whose signature style captures bright floral still-lifes with a loose spontaneity that adds immeasurably to the whole composition. Portraying the glory of nature in a highly individual way is the ultimate challenge for all painters, and with this book, Charles Reid shares with you the instruction and advice you need to paint fruits, vegetables and flowers that glow. Special "assignments" and step-by-step demonstrations help you master techniques for superior brushwork, edge control, and composition. You'll learn to paint wild daffodils, roses, mums, sunflowers, lilacs, tomatoes, avocados, oranges, strawberries, jars, coffeepots, wine bottles and more. Reid also shows you how to paint flowers in any environment, from the tranquility of a warm kitchen to a windswept beach in Bermuda. You'll create a garden of floral glories--compositions that burst with light, color and realism. Best of all, as your proficiency for capturing the essence of flowers builds, so too will your personal style. Soon your paintings will depict the beauty of nature in your own individual fashion. Let Charles Reid show you how to create beautiful watercolor florals from start to finish!
The natural way to paint by Charles Reid( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This instructional approaches the figure organically, showing readers how to observe its basic shapes and subtle nuances through practical exercises and lessons in the art of seeing with a painter's eye"--Publisher's description
Portraits and figures in watercolor by Charles Reid( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het leren aquarelleren van portretten en figuren voor beginnende schilders
Charles Reid's watercolor secrets by Charles Reid( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The painter Charles Reid gives insight to his work through critique of his sketchbook. Including what works, what doesn't and why, his own illustrations are annotated and demonstrations included"--Publisher's description
Charles Reid( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles shows shapes of color become alive as they intermix, and personalities of the subjects begin to shine forth
Painting flowers in watercolour by Charles Reid( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Reid( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program Charles demonstrates how he achieves his spontaneous, fresh style
Charles Reid, painter : the figure in watercolor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the creation of a single painting from beginning to end. Uses Holley Moyes as model
Painting by design by Charles Reid( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Reid is beloved as a teacher for his ability to guide students beyond the superficial and straight into the heart of what makes good painting good. In Painting by Design he explains how seeing your painting subjects in terms of light, shadow, shape, value, and color, will help you create striking works that embody effective design while capturing the intangible essence of the subject
Learn to solve the most common painting problems by Charles Reid( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a glimpse into the teaching methods of painter Charles Reid that enables readers to identify problems in their own work and learn how to solve them. This book features demonstrations, before and after details, colour swatches, value scales and other visual tools to enable readers to tackle watercolour problems
Painting flowers in watercolour by Charles Reid( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 covers contour drawing, color mixing and tone, and techniques for manipulating the flow of water. Part 2 goes through several step-by-step demonstrations showing how to draw, color mix, and use tonal values, brushwork and composition to create stunning and beautiful flower paintings
 
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The natural way to paint
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Charles Reid's watercolor solutions : learn to solve the most common painting problemsPainting flowers in watercolor with Charles ReidThe natural way to paintCharles Reid's watercolor secretsPainting flowers in watercolourLearn to solve the most common painting problems
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Charles Reid Reid, Charles

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