I’m collecting quite a view painting videos now and some of my favorites are by Charles Reid. As with most ‘how-to’ books the value and interest is not in the tips or advice. Charles Reid in particular is just a pleasure to watch paint. He talks you through what he’s doing and his thought processes. Do I learn anything? Who knows – but it’s a simple pleasure, calorie and cholesterol free and easy on the liver.
Here’s the results of me noodling along with his Watercolor Solutions DVD (note: there are no solutions, tips, tricks or shortcuts and I’m 90% sure these titles are foisted on these books by the marketing department)