How to Mix and Use Color: The Artist's Guide to Achieving the Perfect Color

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North Light Books, 2003 - Art - 128 pages
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In this easy-to-follow reference book, Tony Paul shows beginning and advanced painters how to make color work for them each and every time they pick up a brush. He walks readers through everything from color basics and popular palette choices to detailed mixing charts and simple color wheels.No matter what medium readers work in, they'll find comprehensive palette choices just for them. The book includes detailed instructions for:OilsWatercolorGouacheInkSoft PastelOil PastelAcrylicEgg TemperaThis comprehensive guide will help every artist get to the next level!

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This is an excellent guide of color mixing and pigment properties, along with swatch samples for quick reference. A great companion while painting. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
8
Color Wheels
14
Artists Colors
24
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Renowned international artist Tony Paul divides his time among teaching, writing and painting. He trained at the Bournemouth Art College and has exhibited at the Royal Academy. He lives in Bournemouth, Dorset, England.

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