1500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor

1500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor

Book - 2012
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1,500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor is the definitive color-mixing resource for oil, acrylic, and watercolor artists. This user-friendly spiral-bound book is tabbed for quick and easy reference and includes two removable color-mixing grids--one for oil or acrylic, and one for watercolor.

Follow these four simple steps to mix more than 1,500 color combinations:

Look in the Color Guidance Index for the subject you want to paint--for example, "Broccoli." Find the Color Recipe with the subject's recipe number ("81") and a photo of the actual paint mixture. Use the Color Mixing Grid to measure each paint color. Mix the color.

It's that easy! You'll also learn about color theory , color value mixing , graying color naturally , mixing flesh and portrait colors , and rendering skies and clouds .

Also available from Walter Foster's best-selling Color Mixing Recipes series : Color Mixing Recipes for Oil & Acrylic , Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits , and Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes .

Publisher: Irvine, Calif. : Walter Foster, 2012, c1994.
ISBN: 9781600582837
Characteristics: 176 p. :,col. ill. ;,25 cm.


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