The contrast of light in paint

Light can be represented in painting in all the very different degrees of intensity that exists. When the light has a bright and deep degree, close to white color, this is a strong luminosity. If the background or the surrounding elements are darker, we perceived it as brightness or a weak light. So, we see […]

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Dom, 27 Abr 2014 » Visual alphabet » There are not comments

How to paint shadows

Painting shadows and lights is one of the most important exercises in painting. It is a tonal study that includes both the hue (color type: red, blue, green …) and the amount of light. Variations of lights, that is, the tone, form the complicated vision of our environment. We can see inside of these variations […]

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Mie, 24 Oct 2012 » Techniques of art » There are not comments