The Dictionary describes the meaning of perspective as, “the art of drawing solid objects on a two-dimensional surface so as to give the right impression of their height, width, depth, and position in relation to each other when viewed from a particular point.” This is an amazing thing to study a lot ! It willContinue reading “Get a little perspective”
Value is an extremely powerful tool in the fundamental pool, perhaps the most important fundamental, dare I say. You want to make sure you study value, after you see what it can do to your art, you’ll be obsessed with learning it. Values are extremely important to understand, you can use it in the firstContinue reading “Values as shades of light”
AVOID YEARS OF BEGINNER MISTAKES, BY AVOIDING THESE HABITS.. Value is used to create a focal point within a painting or drawing.The human eye is immediately drawn to a light element against a dark element.This creates, the focal point of interest.To create the illusion of depth, gradations of value are also used.Areas of light andContinue reading “Beginner Mistakes”
Composition 101 Websters Dictonary describes the meaning of composition as, “the act or process of composingspecifically : arrangement into specific proportion or relation and especially into artistic formthe painting’s unique composition.” Basically what Websters is so profoundly trying to say, is that composition is simply the act ofarranging elements around in your image, in orderContinue reading “Composing can happen in the art world too”
shadows take on the colors of what the light is reflecting.