jenna rainey


MyBooks

hey! i wrote these!

Spoiler: If you'd like to learn to watercolor, I've got you.

Everyday Watercolor

Learn to paint watercolor in 30 days

A contemporary paint-every-day watercolor guide that explores foundational strokes and patterns and then builds new skills upon the foundations over the course of 30 days to create finished pieces.

This beautifully illustrated and inspiring guided watercolor-a-day book is perfect for beginning watercolor artists, artists who want to improve their watercolor skills, and visual creatives. From strokes to shapes, this book covers the basics and helps painters gain confidence in themselves along with inspiration to develop their own style over the course of 30 days. Featuring colorful contemporary art from illustrator, designer and Instagram trendsetter Jenna Rainey, this book’s fresh perspective paints watercolor in a whole new light.

ABOUT THE BOOK:

NOLE GAREY
Founder and editor, Oh So Beautiful Paper

“To the outside observer, Jenna Rainey’s work seems completely effortless, but it is in fact built on an extremely solid foundation of techniques, materials, and color theory. By pouring all of her hard-won knowledge into Everyday Watercolor, Jenna has created a wonderful resource for any aspiring watercolor artist.”

"Jenna has created a wonderful resource for any aspiring watercolor artist.”

THEY'RE SAYING:

EVERYDAY WATERCOLOR FLOWERS

A Modern Guide to Painting Blooms, Leaves, and Stems Step by Step

Author of Everyday Watercolor and Instagram darling Jenna Rainey presents a beautiful step-by-step guide to painting botanicals from lilies to daffodils in a wide variety of styles.

Artist Jenna Rainey shares easy-to-follow ways to paint a wide range of botanicals, all in her fresh, modern style that appeals to the next generation of watercolor artists and creatives, from beginners to hobbyists. With gorgeously illustrated instructions for both loose and realistic watercolor depictions of more than 25 flowers, leaves, and plants, organized by form and shape, Everyday Watercolor Flowers is every nature-lover’s answer to capturing that beauty on paper.

ABOUT THE BOOK:

LAURA HOOPER
Owner and creative director, Laura Hooper Calligraphy

“I’ve been following talented watercolor artist Jenna Rainey for years, so when I found out her second book was going to be focused on florals, I knew it would be right up my alley. Not only is the content informative for any artist, but the book is also chock full of Jenna’s stunning watercolor. A feast for both the eyes and aspiring watercolor artists’ hands.”

"A feast for both the eyes and aspiring watercolor artists’ hands."

THEY'RE SAYING:

JOHANNA BASFORD
Illustrator and author of Secret Garden and World of Flowers

“In Everyday Watercolor Flowers, Jenna takes you on an incredible, colorful journey, guiding you step by step through the process of painting flowers. This is a fantastic book for anybody with an interest in watercolor painting, whether they be honing their botanical skills or picking up a brush for the very first time.”

"This is a fantastic book for anybody with an interest in watercolor painting..."

THEY'RE SAYING:

NICOLE MIYUKI SANTO
Artist and author of By Hand: The Art of Modern Lettering

“Beautifully accessible, warm, and inspiring, Everyday Watercolor Flowers is a book you’ll want to dive right into, paintbrush in hand. Jenna’s color-theory thought process, combined with her unique breakdown of flowers into shapes, helps to peel back the layers of her beautiful work and invite us all in.”

"Everyday Watercolor Flowers is a book you’ll want to dive right into..."

THEY'RE SAYING: