Rose Edin Online!
Rose Edin's paintings capture the romance and beauty of scenes we see every day. Each
image is fresh, new and original. She has a unique talent of bringing excitement to each
and every moment, not only to those moments that come once in a lifetime! Edin's
compositions are brimming with variety and splashes of color. Each brushstroke carries a
hue that is muted but exact and carefully applied to enhance the overall image. Her light
touch capture a softness that few can match.
Rose has had a number of books published by Walter Foster
Publishing of California. The Art of Watercolor is a large comprehensive
watercolor book co-authored with six other artists.
A new book by Rose
and Dee Jepsen has just been published by North Light, the largest art book
publisher in the country It is called "Color Harmonies - Paint
Watercolors Filled With Light" and is currently available (see
Rose holds signature membership in the the American
Watercolor Society (AWS), the National
Watercolor Society (NWS), and the Transparent Watercolor Society of
America (TWSA). Rose has been awarded
"Master" status with the TWSA where she has received top
awards.Two distinct honors were awarded in 2011: The American
Watercolor Society High Winds Award and Medal; and first place in the
animal division of The Artist Magazine's annual art competition.
"King of The Hill"
Rose and Stan Edin
Learn how to use color to achieve a lively, glowing
effect in your paintings. By keeping palette mixing to a minimum
and applying other simple but effective tricks, you'll create sparkling
passages of color that attract your viewer's eye, engage
imagination and make your paintings 'sing'!
The book has a number of demonstrations that
illustrate the step-by-step creation of stunning light-filled paintings
along with gorgeous landscape, flower and figure paintings. The book
also includes expert advice on drawing and composition, adding texture
and interest, making the most of light and shadow and more!
The 128 page book is available through
North Light Books,
Barnes and Noble, and
Amazon. The Amazon.com site shows a substantial number of the
A quote from an e-mail to Rose: "Wow! I
love, love, love the book. Incredible luminosity. The colors not only
sing, its a whole opera! It looks like a bright light shining
behind the paintings."
Raedeke Art Gallery, Nisswa, Minnesota 218.963.3877
"Beauty and The Beast"
At the Giza pyramids near Cairo, Egypt
Winner of the High Winds medal and award at the 2011 American Watercolor
Society annual art competition
and show in New York City.
Exhibited in the Shanghai Biennial Watercolor Exhibition, Shanghai,
Featured on the cover of the French magazine; The Art of Watercolor
First place winner in the animal division of the Artist Magazine's
international competition in 2011
This abandoned farmstead lies in a beautiful tranquil alpine meadow high
above Zermat, Switzerland.
On the shore of Lake Como in the lake country of Northern Italy.
"Feluccas on The Nile"
Near Aswan in upper Egypt,
feluccas sail the Nile.
26" x 40"
Near Brienz, Switzerland