Introduction to Colors

Introduction to Colors

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Introduction to Color

This class has been designed to provide a basic, yet thorough, understanding of colors and how they are used and conveyed by both the artist and the viewer. This is a comprehensive beginners, 2 hour art class. There will be a total of 8 spots available. Cost for this class is $40.00.  


This class will be held on Thursday, Feb 21st from 6-8pm. 


In this introductory course, you will learn the following:

  • Basic understanding of color pigments and how they effect color

  • Complementary, analogous, and monochromatic color schemes

  • Differences between opaque, semi-transparent and transparent colors and why this is relative to your artwork

  • Introduction to undertones, masstones, muted colors, neutralizing and staining

  • How to create a color palette specific to desired subject matter (landscape, portrait, etc.)

  • Understanding of hues, saturation, and value and how to achieve them in your color mixing

  • Blending and mixing of colors

  • Basic understanding of mediums used to help create various styles and techniques for color

  • Understanding of color temperatures and how this will affect your artwork

All materials will be provided for during the class. 


At the end of the class, each student should have a solid understanding of the basics of color and be able to utilize it in future artwork.

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