The New Color Mixing Companion is a modern guide to mixing color and creating exciting palettes, with hands-on projects that incorporate inventive techniques.
Uncover new ideas and easy methods of working with color
from artist and popular Instagrammer Josie Lewis
(@josielewisart), who offers fun lessons that will help you understand color in new ways
, opening fresh avenues for your own artwork.
This comprehensive guide
begins with an introduction to color that includes the color wheel,
basic color terminology
, and essential supplies
. Starter projects help you get comfortable with color while learning how to work with watercolor, acrylic paint, and collage
. Next-level projects take your skills even further, with more innovative techniques
The book also includes easy-to-use templates
with modern geometric layouts
that you can use to create your own stunning color patterns. You’ll also discover how to:
- Make gorgeous rainbow effects using a variety of materials and methods.
- Work and play with scraps, shapes and swatches in an array of hues that will help build your color confidence.
- Create beautiful texture in watercolor and acrylic paint using simple supplies and techniques.
- Mix colors to produce shades ranging from calming neutrals to blazing brights.
- Use color effectively to take your imagination to new heights.
Open yourself to incredible creative possibilities with The New Color Mixing Companion!