THE WATERCOLOUR ARTIST'S PALETTE: CHOOSING AND MIXING YOUR PAINTS.

By: Robb, Tom.

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80 pp, 11 1/4" H. Colour illustrations. "Colour and colour mixing are the foundation of watercolour painting. Here is a guide which helps you to make an intelligent choice of which pigments to buy and shows you how to create a rainbow of exciting colour codes. Part One: Colours of the Palette - A simple selection from the basic spectrum, describing some of the important characteristics which will be useful in helping you to create your own mixes. Part Two: Problems and Possibilities - Explores common queries from students and correspondents, including which colours bleed, which lift easily, layering different types of colours, finding good skin colour, an exploration of sky tones --- and much, much more. Part Three: Colour Codes - A wide-ranging selection of colour mixes that you will want to use all the time, with careful suggestions about how the subtleties of modulating colours can be explored. Appendix - How to make your own Colour Codes, for use in the studio or out of doors." Front free endpaper has been removed. Dust jacket has very minor edge wrinkling.

Title: THE WATERCOLOUR ARTIST'S PALETTE: CHOOSING AND MIXING YOUR PAINTS.

Author Name: Robb, Tom.

Categories: Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking),

Publisher: London, Arum: 1988

ISBN Number: 1854105531

ISBN Number 13: 9781854105530

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 25032

Keywords: Color, Bleeding, Lifting, Transparency, Opacity, Techniques, Washes, Tints, Skin, Sky mixes, Blends, Cadmium yellow, Lemon, Burnt Umber, Sienna, Red, Cobalt, Prussian blue, Ultramarine, Viridian, Ochre, Ivory Black, Alizarin crimson, Gamboge, Raw, Watercolour, Watercolor, Painting, Paints.,