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Series: Colour Mixing Guides

Colour Mixing Guide: Acrylics

$9.95

by Julie Collins

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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 10 December 2015
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782210559
  • Carton Qty: 100
  • Size: 6 x 8.5 inches
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP Price: $9.95
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Everything the acrylic artist needs to know from colour theory to complementary, warm and cool colours, colour tone, using a limited palette, dull and bright colours and local colour. There follows an array of essential colour mixes using widely available Winsor & Newton colours. Clear, practical and beautifully presented advice.

This pocket-sized, practical guide has everything the acrylic artist needs to know about colour mixing, from colour theory to complementary, warm and cool colours, colour tone, using a limited palette, dull and bright colours and local colour. There follows an array of essential colour mixes using widely available Winsor & Newton colours. Clear, practical and beautifully presented advice.

* Clear, practical comprehensive guide
* Achievable colour results with quick and easy tips
* Uses readily available Winsor & Newton colours, easily subtituted by other ranges
* Pocket-sized and practical for the artist
* Colour wheel and template provided so readers can paint their own
* Very little competition available

Table of Contents

Introduction 4
Material 6
Colours used in this book 8
Colour 10
Colour tone 20
Using a limited palette 22
Dull and bright colours 26
Local colour 27
Colour mixes 28
Glossary 48

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