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  • Published: Hauppauge : Barron's, 2013.
  • Year Published: 2013
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Description: 240 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9781438001968
  • 1438001967


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The practical handbook of color for artists

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Call number: 701.85 Pr

Available Copies: Downtown 3rd Floor, Malletts Adult, West Adult

Additional Details

Translation of: Manual práctico del color para artistas. -- Barcelona : Parramón ediciones, S.A., c2013.

Exploring color : perception, schemes, and synthesis -- Diagrams and scales -- Harmony and chromatic ranges -- Pigments and paint : particles of color -- Introducing the colors: the starting point -- Mixing colors on the palette -- Mixing colors on the painting -- Constructing an image with colors -- Colors in the composition -- Interpreting real colors -- Being creative with colors -- Color communicates -- A foray into abstraction -- Experiments and comparisons.

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very informative

This was a very informative book - I enjoyed it a lot. Artists learning the basics about color will appreciate this book.

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