Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits

Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits Cover

Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits

More Than 500 Color Combinations for Skin, Eyes, Lips & Hair

By William F. Powell

Walter Foster Publishing, Spiral, 9781560109907, 48pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2006

From Caucasian to Latino and East Indian hues, this convenient book features master mixes for an arry of skin colors, plus recipes for hair, eye, and lip colors. The concealed wire-o bound book also includes a plastic color-mixing grid for measuring out paints, as well as a handy conversion chart for finding acrylic equivalents of oil paints and vice versa.

About the Author
Recognized as one of America's foremost colorists, William F. Powell has taught art classes and workshops for 35 years in various art media. Today he is an extremely popular author, and he attracts more admirers each year with the numerous titles he has produced for Walter Foster Publishing, including "Color Mixing Recipes," which he originally conceptualized, designed, and illustrated himself.