Resources

This is a list of books, websites, vendors, materials and other resources that have proved useful or interesting to me over the years. I’ve tried to embedded links to items in this section when a source is mentioned in the topic material. Some of these books are no longer in print but since they provided a sometimes unidentifiable part of my development as an artist, I list them here (even if the citation is imprecise) as a way to assign credit.

Color Theory and Applied Color

Vision and Art: The Biology of Seeing. Livingstone, Margaret. ISBN: 978-0810904064. (c) 2002.

Painter’s Guide to Color. Quiller, Stephen. ISBN: 0-8230-3913-7. (c) 1999

The principles of harmony and contrast of colours. Chevreul, Michel Eugène. 1839

The Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours, and Their Applications to the Arts: Including Painting, Interior Decoration, Tapestries, Carpets, Mosaics, Coloured Glazing, Paper-staining, Calico-printing, Letterpress Printing, Map-colouring, Dress, Landscape and Flower Gardening, Etc. Chevreul, Michel Eugène. 1860. Available for free through Google Books

 

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