Color: A Workshop Approach / Edition 1

Color: A Workshop Approach / Edition 1

by David Hornung
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073023051

ISBN-13: 9780073023052

Pub. Date: 07/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This new text connects color theory with its practical application in two-dimensional visual disciplines—graphic design, illustration, painting, textile art, and textile design. Fundamental color concepts are explored in a series of sixteen painted studies that guide students through a variety of color experiences. The lesson sequence moves logically from

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Overview

This new text connects color theory with its practical application in two-dimensional visual disciplines—graphic design, illustration, painting, textile art, and textile design. Fundamental color concepts are explored in a series of sixteen painted studies that guide students through a variety of color experiences. The lesson sequence moves logically from basic structural concepts, through experiments with color applications, to scenarios that facilitate color unity and expression.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073023052
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

COLOR: A WORKSHOP APPROACH

FORWARD: MICHAEL JAMES

INTRODUCTION

PART 1: SEEING COLOR

Color Overtones and the Primary Triad

A Co-primary Triad

The Influence of Light on Reflected Color

PART 2: FIRST PRINCIPLES

About Color Terminology

The Structure of Color

Hue

Value

Saturation

Three-Dimensional Color Applications

PART 3: BEGINNING COLOR STUDIES

Workshop Materials List

Preparation for Painted Studies

Practical Guidelines for the Studies

Free Studies

PART 4: COLOR INTERACTION

Afterimages

Optical Mixing

Josef Albers

Free Studies

PART 5: APPLICATIONS

Tonal Progression

Transparency

Retinal Studies

Free Studies

PART 6: COLOR UNITY

Color Relationships

Color Anomaly

Free Studies

PART 7: COLOR RESEARCH

Sources

Color Inventories

Color Analysis

Free Studies

PART 8: THE PSYCHOLOGICAL EXPERIENCE OF COLOR

Color: Symbol or Analogue?

Free Studies

PART 9: COLOR STUDIES ON THE COMPUTER

Mixing Colors with Sliders

Making Color Studies

ILLUSTRATED GLOSSARY

ATTRIBUTIONS OF STUDENT WORK

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