Color: A Course in Mastering the Art of Mixing Colors

By Betty Edwards

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

utilizing concepts demonstrated and honed in her five-day in depth colour workshops, Edwards offers a uncomplicated figuring out of ways to work out colour, how one can use it, and-for these interested in artwork, portray, or design-how to combine and mix colors. together with greater than a hundred twenty five colour photographs and routines that circulate from basic to difficult, this quantity explains how you can:

- see what's particularly there instead of what you "know" on your brain approximately coloured objects
- understand how mild impacts colour, and the way colours have an effect on one another
- manage hue, price, and depth of colour and remodel colours 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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