The prefect guide for an aspiring portrait artist, this book includes recipes for making more than 500 skin tones using either acrylic or oil paints. Each page features a master mix for a particular skin color, plus recipes for all of its variations, such as highlights or shadows. Covers a wide variety of skin tones, from Caucasian to Latino and East Indian hues, plus artists will also find recipes for a variety of hair, eye and lip colors. Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits is packaged in a concealed wire-bound book that lies flat when opened, making it convenient for any artist. Hardcover written by William F. Powell. 48 pages, measures 6-1/8 x 9-1/2".