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  30 Colour Mixing Tips For Artists How to Mix Colours When Painting Here, we are concerned not with the theory of colour, but rather its practice: that is, how to combine pigments in order to obtain the required hues, or tints/shades of a particular hue. Even so, a knowledge of the colour wheel, along with an understanding of the difference between primary, seconda...
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How to paint with a Pallette knife by Leonie.e.Brown ARTist for lifeartschool

Published on Aug 21, 2015 Palette knife painting is a bit like spreading butter on bread. It is important to know how to hold a Pallet knife and to choose the right knife for the area you are working in. In this video Leonie.e.BrownARTist, will be showing you how to make those choices as well as teaching you what to do when you get stuck. Leonie.e.Brown is a Cape Town ...
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Whats’s up in the Wednesday Art class…the importance of dark and light in paintings

The word Chiaroscuro itself is Italian, and roughly means, “light and dark.” It was first used to describe a type of drawing on medium-dark paper where the artist created both darker areas with ink and lighter areas with white paint. Later on the term was used for woodcut prints which essentially did the same thing, using white and black together. When it comes to painting,...
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