Subtitle Mixing Recipes for More Than 450 Color Combinations - Includes One Color Mixing Grid
Description Description Color Mixing Recipes for Watercolor is the definitive color-mixing resource for watercolor artists. With a wide spectrum of paint recipes, each revealing the color proportions and dilution level needed to achieve the featured swatch, this user-friendly book also includes a color-mixing grid that makes measuring simple.
Follow these four simple steps to mix more than 450 color combinations:
- Look in the Color Guidance Index for the subject you want to paint—for example, "Eucalyptus Bark."
- Find the Color Recipe with the subject's recipe number ("293") and an example of the actual paint mixture.
- Use the Color Mixing Grid to measure each paint color.
- Mix the color.
It’s that easy! You’ll also learn about color theory
, mixing values
, graying color naturally
, mixing portrait colors
, and more.
Also available from Walter Foster's best-selling Color Mixing Recipes series
: 1,500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor
; Color Mixing Recipes for Oil & Acrylic
; Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits
; and Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes