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Color Basics for Makers
  • Publisher: C&T Publishing
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 31 May 2024
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781644032107
  • Stock: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 216x279 mm
  • Illustrations: 160
  • Pages: 80
  • RRP: £14.99

Color Basics for Makers


Understanding the Rainbow by Lee Chappell Monroe (Author)

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Book Description

Confidence is key when it comes to colour! Join Lee Monroe as she shares the tips and tricks from her most popular art class useful for every crafter at any skill level. Using fine art and design knowledge, she shares an overview of colour theory that demystifies the concepts. Learn the colour fundamentals and get a clear understanding of how the saturation of the colour pigment changes as white, black, or grey are added. Readers then explore what makes a successful palette and how different colour combinations affect the mood of a finished piece. Try out the concepts in any medium with hands-on exercises and practical beginner-friendly projects. Elevate your art with a true understanding of colour theory!

  • Learn to select and use colour with confidence with hands-on exercises that demystifies choosing and using colours
  • For every crafter and artist! Work with fabrics, paint, embroidery, printmaking, coloured pencils, and more
  • Gain insight on how to combine colours, and find practical applications for identifying colours, values, and purity

About the Author

About Lee Chappell Monroe

Lee Chappell Monroe is an instructor, designer, and well-loved quilter who designs under the brand May Chappell. Lee is known for her clean and innovative modern quilts and her thorough and easy-to-understand instruction. She lives in North Carolina, USA. Visit her website www.maychappell.com.

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