Simon Jennings
Artist's Color Manual: The Complete Guide to Working with Color
September 09, 2018 Comments.. 801
Artist s Color Manual The Complete Guide to Working with Color Developed by the same team that created Artist s Manual and Art Class both top selling art reference books Artist s Color Manual is the ultimate guide to color for visual artists Whether they work i

  • Title: Artist's Color Manual: The Complete Guide to Working with Color
  • Author: Simon Jennings
  • ISBN: 9780811841436
  • Page: 281
  • Format: Paperback
  • Developed by the same team that created Artist s Manual and Art Class, both top selling art reference books, Artist s Color Manual is the ultimate guide to color for visual artists Whether they work in oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, colored pencils, or inks, artists of all stripes will find information and ideas flowing from every profusely illustrated page RenownDeveloped by the same team that created Artist s Manual and Art Class, both top selling art reference books, Artist s Color Manual is the ultimate guide to color for visual artists Whether they work in oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, colored pencils, or inks, artists of all stripes will find information and ideas flowing from every profusely illustrated page Renowned art instructor Simon Jennings begins with a basic introduction to color theory, the color wheel, and the art of mixing pigments The heart of the Artist s Color Manual is a comprehensive guide to mixing and creating each color of the spectrum, from primaries to tricky neutrals, flesh tones, and metallics Additional chapters focus on techniques, such as mixing media, that create color in both traditional and unexpected ways Examples of work by accomplished artists and interviews with leading painters suggest creative ideas for color use With expert instruction, detailed information, and inspiring visuals, Artist s Color Manual is especially helpful for those who are learning to paint, yet speaks with definitive authority to all artists looking to perfect their craft.

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    1 Blog on “Artist's Color Manual: The Complete Guide to Working with Color

    1. Carrie says:

      Learn more about different mediums, the history of the word orange, and why a color index is useful today on Artist Strong.I have a confession to make: I am an art book junkie. When I moved to Dubai from Massachusetts my suitcases were full of clothes. And books. Lots and lots of art books. Today’s Top 10 Takeaways is from The Artist’s Color Manual by Simon Jennings.In the past 200 years so many new pigments and colors have been created that artists now have two to three times the number of [...]

    2. Stacey says:

      Some of the more hyper-critical reviews have me wondering what people expect of such a book The Artist's Color Manual is ludicrously informative, particularly in the descriptions of the evolution of each color's historical mode of production. It'll have you wondering how, if pigment, up until modern times, really was so toxic, any artist survived for more than a few years of art-making without poisoning themselves. And you know those weird little numbers all over your paint tubes you always wond [...]

    3. Banzai says:

      So very useful! I'll never have to make a color chart again! I couldn't believe my luck in this find- hundreds of ideas on ways to strike out into new chromatic territory, break bad color-mixing habits,media techniques, and a very interesting section devoted to the history of each hue and the process of making it. I love this book. Love it.

    4. Tomas Björnsson says:

      The first half is very usefull But the last part (the artist walkthrough) is a bit superficial - But still absolutly worth reading

    5. Brigette says:

      like really good chocolate for the eyes. The writing is fine, but it's the deep, saturated images of color that brings bliss.

    6. Lara says:

      This book is aesthetically beautiful and shares a ton of information about our world of colors.

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