Tonal values serve as a cornerstone in both painting and drawing, playing a pivotal role in creating a realistic sense of light and depth. By
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Do you want to deepen your understanding of composition and see how the masters do it? Creating a master copy drawing, is one of the
As a painter, it can be easy to write off line drawing as unimportant. As you might think – it doesn’t allow you to create
At face value, earth tone colors might not seem like the most exciting… However, this could not be farther from the truth! If you just
It wasn’t until seeing a very small portrait by Hans Holbein the Younger, that I really began paying attention. It completely stopped me in my
The definition of tonal values in art is how light or dark something is on a scale of white to black. White is the lightest
Here are 5 great beginner oil painting tips to make sure you get started off on the right foot. Don’t be afraid to experiment and
I recently moved to downtown Seattle. For the past two years I have been living in the suburbs – so it is a big change!