500 Acrylic MixesBook - 2012
Color is fundamental to painting and the ability to mix and reproduce specific hues is a key skill. Color theory can be dull and complicated; but in 500 Acrylic Mixes experienced artist and teacher Sharon Finmark demonstrates color mixing with acrylic paints in a practical and easy-to-follow way. A variety of color-mixing techniques are covered, including palette-mixing, impasto, and overlaying. In addition to being an extensive visual sourcebook to more than 500 acrylic paint color mixes, paintings are featured throughout, each of which is accompanied by a breakdown of the colors, mixes, and techniques used to achieve a specific effect. Whether you're a long-time student of the studio, or simply searching for a few perfect hues, 500 Acrylic Mixes will show you how to create color palates you'll love!
Publisher: Loveland, Colorado : Interweave Press, 2012.
Characteristics: 176 pages :,color illustrations ;,19 cm.
Alternative Title: Five hundred acrylic mixes