A Book About Color
[a Clear and Simple Guide for Young Artists]Book - 2010
A simple introduction to color theory takes a look at the color wheel and how artists visualize and choose colors, as well as the world of color, shape and design. By the author of A Book About Design: Complicated Doesn't Make It Good.
Beginning with the six houses on Color Street—red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple—and concluding with the introduction of the color wheel, in this follow-up to A Book About Design Mark Gonyea explains how artists visualize and choose colors. A Book about Color uses simple building blocks of color, shape, and design to introduce young artists to the world of color theory.
A Book About Color is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.
Introduces color theory with primary and secondary colors, the color wheel, and how artists visualize and choose colors.