Art of Handpainting Photographs


Cheryl Machat Dorskind     

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The Art of Handpainting Photographs

This is some cool, fun stuff! The New York Times says, "Cheryl Machat Dorskind's hand-colored photographs celebrate nature's misty, moody character... Pale pink and blue tones give the images a delicacy and an aura that suggests an uncommon event." This is true; her book gives many such examples and also offers:
bulletClear instructions
bulletStep-by-step illustrations
bulletHelp on selecting photographs
bulletAdvice on color palettes to work with
bulletInstruction on composition, printing and more
She also gives special assignments, help on hand-coloring vintage photographs, and special instructions on how to deal with difficult areas. She even tells you how to finish and frame your artwork. This is a beautiful work - full of charming images, good advice, and inspiring thoughts. It is the perfect guide with which to explo


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Average Rating: 5 out of 5

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Rating: 5 out of 5
I have read it three times and referred to it many more. The difinitive book on handtinting.
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