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    ART VALUES PRINCIPLES & ELEMENTS IN DESIGN COMPOSITION : Use Tones & Values to Create Interest in Drawings

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    Become Skilled at Value Drawing

    Become Skilled at Value Drawing

    Becoming skilled in Value Drawing is the secret to making your drawings POP with realism.

    Color, Value and Hue

    Color, Value and Hue

    Color is one of the most powerful of elements. It has tremendous expressive qualities. Understanding the uses of color is crucial to effective composition in design and the fine arts.

    Drawing Value - Shading Tonal Values with Graphite Pencil : Using Value Instead of Line

    Drawing Value - Shading Tonal Values with Graphite Pencil : Using Value Instead of Line

    The aim of realist value drawing is to show the light and shadow and surface tones, creating a three-dimensional illusion. Outlines only define visible edges and don't tell us anything about light and dark. Linear drawing and value drawing are two different 'systems' of representation. Mixing up the two can be confusing, if realistic drawing is your aim.

    Design Element : Values & Tones

    Design Element : Values & Tones

    The element of value or tone is, in its simplest form, the juxtaposition of light and dark. It is defined as the intensity of lightness or darkness in anything that is visible.

    Drawing from Line to Life : Tone and Value in our Drawings

    Drawing from Line to Life : Tone and Value in our Drawings

    Pencil drawing using only tone (or value) and no line. Includes many ways to apply tone - zigzag, hatching, cross-hatching, circular, powdered graphite, etc - overcoming problems, using contrasts, working dark to light, and more...

    How to Identify Color Value

    How to Identify Color Value

    Whether you are a representational or abstract painter, you already know that the ability to paint the correct color value is vital to the success of your art. A painting that 'works' or just 'looks right' always has strong tonal relationships, or at least harmonious ones.

    How to Shade, Render, Paint Values Drawing Lesson, White Cubes Exercise for Artist. Part 1 of 3

    How to shade, render, paint values drawing lesson, white cubes exercise for artist. Part 1 of 3

    How to shade, render, tone, paint values drawing lesson, white cubes gray scale exercise for artist. It is part one of the three cubes exercise. They are one white cube, one black one, and one a mid grey.

    Painting Color Class: Tones or Values

    Painting Color Class: Tones or Values

    What is Tone and Why is it Important to Painting, Perhaps Even More than Color? It's important to realize that tones are relative, that how dark or light they seem depends on what's going on around them. A tone that's obviously light in one context may seem darker in another if it's surrounded by even lighter tones.

    Painting Color Class: Tones or Values

    Painting Color Class: Tones or Values

    Practise Tone by Painting a Gray Scale or Value Scale

    Principles of Design: Value

    Principles of Design: Value

    Value, also sometimes referred to as tone, is the relative lightness and darkness of an object. It has nothing to do with the price of the design! As soon as you place an object on your blank canvas (whether for print or web) that element has value.

    The Importance of Value & Tone in Painting

    The Importance of Value & Tone in Painting

    Little did I know that my drawing background would give me a good foundation in tone, otherwise known as value. Value is how light or dark that color is.

       

     

     

     

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