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The Resource Color mixing for artists : minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils, John Lidzey ... [et al.]

Color mixing for artists : minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils, John Lidzey ... [et al.]

Label
Color mixing for artists : minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils
Title
Color mixing for artists
Title remainder
minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils
Statement of responsibility
John Lidzey ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This reference book for art students, teachers, and professionals presents examples of finished paintings, as well as color charts that demonstrate color mixing as it applies to watercolors, acrylics, and oils. Students learn how to choose and mix colors to produce the maximum color range from the minimum number of paints. The book starts with an illustrated explanation of color theory, demonstrated with reference to the color wheel of primary and secondary colors. In separate sections that follow, the authors show how to approach watercolors, acrylics, and oils
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
752
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1488
LC item number
.C654 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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Lidzey, John
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  • Color in art
  • Painting
  • Art
  • Color
  • Painting
Label
Color mixing for artists : minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils, John Lidzey ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
An Introduction to Color Theory -- Color Hue -- Color Value -- Color Saturation -- Acrylics -- Equipment -- The Starter Palette -- The Color Palettes -- Oils -- Equipment and Mixing Color -- The Starter Palette -- The Color Palettes -- Watercolors -- The Use of Water in Mixing Color -- The Color Palettes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780764154478
Lccn
2001091561
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)49232634
Label
Color mixing for artists : minimum colors for maximum effect, using watercolors, acrylics, and oils, John Lidzey ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
An Introduction to Color Theory -- Color Hue -- Color Value -- Color Saturation -- Acrylics -- Equipment -- The Starter Palette -- The Color Palettes -- Oils -- Equipment and Mixing Color -- The Starter Palette -- The Color Palettes -- Watercolors -- The Use of Water in Mixing Color -- The Color Palettes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780764154478
Lccn
2001091561
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)49232634

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