Category Archive: 2.2. Project: Light and tone

2.2.3 Exercise: Tones in several layers

This exercise is similar to the previous exercise but this time you can use multiple layers to achieve the range of tones. Compare : Place the two pictures (single and multiple layer method)… Continue reading

2.2.2 Exercise: Tones from a single layer

  Arrange a few household items as a still life, ensure they have a similar hue.  Draw a tonal composition.  Indicate the main tones by simple shading or cross-hatching.  Use a 7 step… Continue reading

2.2.1 Exercise: From light to dark the watercolour way

Make a tonal scale.  Paint it in a few different colours. On the A3 sheet I drew a series of squares in a line, leaving a space I placed a further two sets… Continue reading