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Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes

Mixing recipes for more than 400 color combinations

Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes
Format: Hardcover, 48 Pages
ISBN: 9781600582660
Illustrations: 540
Size: 6.5 x 9.75
Weight: 0.06 lb.
Published: Apr. 30, 2012
Price: $9.95
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In the latest addition to the Color Mixing Recipes family of books, artist William F. Powell provides instruction on color mixing as it relates to landscape painting in oil and acrylic. Following the format of the other books in the series, Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes offers a robust index of landscape subjects that correspond to the featured color mixing swatches. This useful book also discusses how color is influenced by the time of day, the angle of the sun, and changing seasons, making it a must-have in every oil and acrylic artist's reference library.

William F. Powell studied at the Art Student's Career School in New York; Harrow Technical College in Harrow, England; and the Louvre Free School of Art in Paris, France. His work has been represented in major galleries and reproduced in the form of illustrations, prints, and limited-edition collector's plates. He has been professionally involved in fine art, commercial art, and illustration for more than 45 years. His experience as an instructor includes oil, watercolor, acrylic, gouache, colored pencil, and pastel with subjects ranging from landscapes and seascapes to still life, portraiture, and wildlife. He holds awards for the technical side of his art, which has been used in major space and environmental programs.
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Using the Recipes: Skies and Clouds

Trees and Mountains

Color Recipes

Color Guidance Index

About the Author

Color Mixing Recipes for Landscapes is a covenient reference book that holds 530 individual color mixes to help you achieve accurate and vibrant landscape paintings. This collection of color mixing recipes is unique in that it contains color mixtures pertaining to specific subjects and elements in the landscape, along with several hundred other supporting color recipes.