A Passion for Colour (The Textile Artist) by Ruth Issett PDF

By Ruth Issett

Ruth Issett is captivated with color, and during this fascinating and colourful publication she explores using color via her personal paintings as a fabric artist, dressmaker and embroiderer. The transparent and informative textual content coupled with quite a few examples of Ruth's paintings make this not just a entire consultant for artists, designers and scholars with an curiosity within the use of color in fabric paintings, but additionally a gorgeous 'must-have' ebook for somebody who easily loves color. during the booklet the reader is inspired to scan with and, specially, take pleasure in color and the demanding situations it bargains. It starts with particular assurance of the variety of colouring media and surfaces to be had to the modern fabric artist and the way those can be utilized with print and sew. There follows an inspirational trip via all points of color, together with color blending; including tiny touches of color; reaching depth, vibrancy and intensity; operating with opacity, transparency and translucency; color choice and blend; and dealing with a restricted palette.

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