Portfolio: Beginning Color Mixing

Tips and techniques for mixing vibrant colors and cohesive palettes

Portfolio: Beginning Color Mixing
$21.95 / £12.99
Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781633224902
Publisher: Walter Foster
Series: Portfolio
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Description

Learn the core concepts and techniques for mixing any color your palette needs with Beginning Color Mixing! Perfect for aspiring, beginning, and intermediate artists, the concept- and technique-driven approach makes this challenging subject approachable for artists of any skill level.

Loaded with techniques on how to use and create color for vivid artwork, Beginning Color Mixing explains every key aspect of color mixing. You’ll see basic color theory, hue and saturation, value, temperature, and color relationships and learn to wield color to create mood and atmosphere.

Each key concept is clearly explained, allowing you to master the core techniques and put them into practice immediately whether you’re working in oil, acrylic, or watercolor. Featuring plenty of step-by-step exercises and expert instruction,this is a resource no painter’s library should be without.

The author

Washington-based artist Kimberly Adams creates vibrant landscapes using her fingertips. Kimberly studied art while growing up in New Mexico and says her paintings represent her love for nature as well as her adventurous heart. She serves on the board of directors for Parklane Fine Art Gallery in Kirkland, Washington, and teaches finger-painting workshops at Cole Gallery in Edmonds, Washington. Kimberly co-authored Oil & Acrylic Workshop and is the author of Portfolio: Beginning Color Mixing and Portfolio: Beginning Composition, all from Walter Foster Publishing. Learn more at www.artbykimberlyadams.com.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781633224902
Illustrations: 300 color illustrations
Size: 8.5 in x 11 in / 215.9 mm x 279.4 mm
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