To change a tint of a colour, you simply add white. By adding more white, the lighter the tint.
If you want to change the shade of a colour, you add black, and similarly the darker the shade the more black you add. 47 more words
When choosing a good picture, lighting has got to be the first thing to look for. What do I mean about lighting. Well, all pictures have light. 156 more words
Many years ago, I taught wildlife and landscape painting classes. This is a lesson plan from those classes.
Alla prima is an Italian expression that translates into “at the first try.” The technique of alla prima is a wet-on-wet direct method of painting that completes the painting in a single session, without previous preparation or later stages.607 more words