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Conversations in Paint: A Notebook of Fundamentals
by Charles Dunn
A fresh introduction to the fundamentals, conversations in paint (previously titled The Principles of Painting) is part painter's sketchbook, part philosopher's journal, part instructor's primer. If you paint, it will give new insight into your work. If you don't paint, it will inspire you.It is also a unique object in its own right, a book as work of art. Developed as a s ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published January 10th 1995 by Workman Publishing Company
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There is so much information in here that the book could be used as a text. That said, it would make a wonderful shelf reference for any sort of artist. This is a go-to book for background on types of art, principles of deign, color and more. The writing is clear and the examples make the writing even more comprehensible.