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By Betty Edwards

Thousands of individuals have realized to attract utilizing the tools of Dr. Betty Edwards's bestseller The New Drawing at the correct facet of the Brain. Now, a lot as artists growth from drawing to portray, Edwards strikes from black-and-white into colour. This new advisor distills the large current wisdom approximately colour conception right into a useful approach to operating with colour to provide harmonious combos.

utilizing strategies proven and honed in her five-day extensive colour workshops, Edwards offers a simple figuring out of ways to determine colour, tips on how to use it, and-for these considering artwork, portray, or design-how to combine and mix colors. together with greater than one hundred twenty five colour photographs and workouts that circulation from easy to difficult, this quantity explains how one can:

- see what's rather there instead of what you "know" on your brain approximately coloured objects
- understand how mild impacts colour, and the way shades impact one another
- control hue, price, and depth of colour and remodel colours into their opposites
- stability colour in still-life, panorama, determine, and portrait painting
- comprehend the psychology of color
- harmonize colour on your atmosphere

whereas we realize and treasure the gorgeous use of colour, reproducing what we see could be a problem. Accessibly unweaving color's complexity, this must-have primer is destined to be an immediate vintage.

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