Understanding Color: An Introduction for Designers / Edition 2

Understanding Color: An Introduction for Designers / Edition 2

by Linda Holtzschue
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471382272

ISBN-13: 9780471382270

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: Wiley

"Now in an updated Third Edition, Understanding Color helps you connect the dots between your emotional, intuitive responses to color and the theories that explain them. Through authoritative, easy-to-follow instruction, you'll learn how to use color more comfortably, creatively, and effectively than ever before." "Take your work to the next level by exploring how…  See more details below

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"Now in an updated Third Edition, Understanding Color helps you connect the dots between your emotional, intuitive responses to color and the theories that explain them. Through authoritative, easy-to-follow instruction, you'll learn how to use color more comfortably, creatively, and effectively than ever before." "Take your work to the next level by exploring how different light sources affect color rendition, how placement changes colors, how to avoid costly color mistakes, and how to resolve the color problems that frequently confront design professionals." Understanding Color, Third Edition is an unparalleled source of authoritative information and practical solutions for students and professionals in graphic design, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and industrial and textile design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471382270
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1An introduction to color study2
Ch. 2A little light of the subject12
Ch. 3The human element30
Ch. 4The vocabulary of color : hue44
Ch. 5The vocabulary of color : value and saturation60
Ch. 6Working with color70
Ch. 7Color harmony84
Ch. 8Tools of the trade110
Ch. 9The medium of light124
Ch. 10The business of color136

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