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: Clear instructions Step-by-step illustrations Help on selecting photographs Advice on color palettes to work with Instruction 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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Deborah C. Bailey
member since: 10/28/2005
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I have read it three times and referred to it many more. The difinitive book on handtinting.