Enjoy a beautiful gouache demonstration with music and subtitles.
Maintain a value and change the color in the light plane as it recedes is key to holding this painting together.
The shadow form of the trees help give something for the light to read against.
In painting, every idea seems different enough that you need to sit with these concepts and decide how you will manage them. There is not a best way.
In the upcoming assignments, you will consider the many ways to find connectivity with your values and learn to change your color while maintaining your value structure.
Again, look at strong painters of the past and study their work in black and white. Flip back and forth between black and white and color to study how they preserved their value masses.
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