Color: A Course in Mastering the Art of Mixing Colors

By Betty Edwards

Hundreds of thousands of individuals have realized to attract utilizing the tools of Dr. Betty Edwards's bestseller The New Drawing at the correct facet of the Brain. Now, a lot as artists growth from drawing to portray, Edwards strikes from black-and-white into colour. This new advisor distills the big latest wisdom approximately colour thought right into a useful approach to operating with colour to supply harmonious mixtures.

utilizing recommendations proven and honed in her five-day in depth colour workshops, Edwards offers a simple realizing of ways to work out colour, find out how to use it, and-for these fascinated about paintings, portray, or design-how to combine and mix colorings. together with greater than a hundred twenty five colour photos and routines that circulate from easy to tough, this quantity explains how one can:

- see what's fairly there instead of what you "know" on your brain approximately coloured objects
- understand how mild impacts colour, and the way colours impact one another
- manage hue, price, and depth of colour and rework shades into their opposites
- stability colour in still-life, panorama, determine, and portrait painting
- comprehend the psychology of color
- harmonize colour on your atmosphere

whereas we realize and treasure the gorgeous use of colour, reproducing what we see could be a problem. Accessibly unweaving color's complexity, this must-have primer is destined to be an rapid vintage.

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