Confident Color

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Description

Learn how to use color in your own unique and expressive way!

Color is what you make it: sensitive, explosive, dreamlike, atmospheric, somber, cheerful. Nita Leland brings logic and intuition together to create a foundation for color selections that allow you to be more inventive, break out of old habits and experiment with new colors. Her approach eliminates time-wasting trial and error while giving you the freedom to use color in personal, meaningful and exciting ways.

Features:

  • Artwork from more than 50 contributing artists that illustrates many personal approaches to color
  • 85 “Try It” activities that will help to develop your awareness of the colors and combinations that resonate with you
  • Step-by-step demonstrations that show how 7 different artists choose palettes and make color decisions as they paint a range of subjects

Learn to use harmonious color schemes, dynamic contrasts and compatible colors to say what you want in your art. With engaging instruction, as well as art and lessons and applicable to any medium, this book will show you how to take your work to the next level.

Additional information

Dimensions 216 × 279 mm
Sub-Category

Mixed Media

ISBN

9781600610127

Sub Title

An Artist's Guide to Harmony, Contrast and Unity

Contributors

Nita Leland

Imprint

North Light Books

Product Format

Hardback

Pages

160

Publication Date

26/09/2008

BISAC Code

ART007000, ART051000

Publishers

F+W Media Inc

Publication Year

2008