Color Schemes Color combinations
Color Vocabulary: • Color – element of art that is seen by the way light reflects off a surface. Color can be used to express emotion or symbolism. • Color scheme – group of colors that look good together. • Examples: warm, cool, monochromatic.
Color Vocabulary • Primary Colors – red, yellow and blue. Original colors, cannot be created by mixing other colors. • Secondary Colors – orange, violet and green. These colors can be created by mixing together two primary colors.
Color Vocabulary • Tint - a color plus white/lights, can be created using light pressure. • Shade – a color plus black/darks.Can be created using heavier pressure.
Color vocabulary • Monochromatic Colors – tints and shades of a single color.
Color vocabulary • Warm Colors – colors reflecting sunlight and warmth. Red, orange, yellow. Objects appear closer in space.
Color vocabulary • Cool Colors – colors that are found in shadows and in colder objects. Violet, blue & green.Objects appear farther away.
Texture • The way an object feels. • Can be created through many different techniques including: • Stippling • Hatching • Crosshatching • Scumbling
Stippling • Dots
Your Assignment • Find a picture of food that has an excellent source of texture. • The closer the crop/more zoomed in the image the better. • We will be creating a grid drawing of the textured object
Grading Criteria • Craftsmanship (presentation) • Grid Transfer • Color scheme • Colored pencil Technique – texture • Value/Contrast