LEVEL 3:  PAINTING THE HUMAN FIGURE FROM LIVE MODELS

Painting with colours thinking in values

Day 1: Translating colours into values

Theory Session:
Why to  start with a  limited palette
Pigments and theory of colours
How to mix and organize the colours on the palette
How to  organize values in big áreas.

Painting session:
One three-hour pose with model

Day 2:  Adjusting colours/values to the fall of the Light

Theory Session:
Relationship among colours/values
Transitions and edges
Blending and softening

Painting session:
One three-hour pose with live model

Day 3:  Adjusting colours and temperatures

Theory Session:
Reading temperatures
Figure and background
Thin layers and thick layers
Transparency and impasto

Painting session:
One three-hour pose with model

Final Review