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This demonstration is from “What Color Is Red?” by Koo Shadler from the January/February issue of The Artist’s Magazine. Lesson in Local Color By Koo Schadler Image 1 is a simple still life photo that I give to students as a preliminary painting exercise. Not uncommonly, a student begins by identifying the local colors of the various objects (a “yellow” pear, ...
This issue features work from Robin Smith, Kevin Hawkes, Gwenneth Barth-White, all of our Annual Competition student winners, and more! Also included is a Master Class on Frederic Edwin Church, drawing the figure, and how light and shadow affect the way we see color! There’s much more in our Jan/Feb issue, so make sure to get your copy today. You can click the cover or the “buy now” link.
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Opulence, with its 40 carnations and five Victorian receptacles, required thorough planning, not only because of the complexity of the setup, but also because I was racing against time; those flowers would eventually wilt, and I wanted to paint them from life.
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Did you know that good drawing and rendering skills will help give you a solid foundation in tone, otherwise known as value? Value is how light or darkness of a color. For example: If you took a black and white photograph of your painting, the shades of grey would be the different values or tones within the ...
The Annual Art Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is now accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is April 1, 2015. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.
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