A visual guide to over 2000 mixes and glaze effects.
This easy-to-use directory explains colour theory and demonstrates a range of mixing techniques. It features over 50 specially selected colours that, when used together with a basic palette, afford the artist more than 1000 mixing options.
Each is shown as a pure mixture straight from the palette as well as with added white to produce a vast number of tint variations.
The special colours are also demonstrated as glazes over the 18 standard palette colours, giving another 1000 options.
Provides up-to-date information on colour-fast and environmentally-friendly pigments.
Inspirational examples show how to use a wide range of colour mixes to great effect.
Ian Sidaway is an established artist who trained as a designer and started painting in 1970, since when he has been exhibited widely both in Europe and the United States. He has illustrated books on a range of subjects and is the author of several books on art technique.