noun. a painter able to achieve special effects with color.
- -ist (English)
- colour (English)
- color (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word colorist
1. Noun, singular or mass
To reach the pinnacle and become a Wella master colorist, you need to start at the bottom of a pyramid of classes and work your way up.
Two are mandatory if you want to proceed on to master colorist certification: color correction and creative color.
3. Verb, base form
For example, if a publisher pays a penciller, inker and colorist $100 each for one page, he spends $300 per page of a book.