Level 4: PAINTING THE HUMAN FIGURE FROM LIVE MODELS

Painting with colours thinking in temperatures

Day 1: Reading temperature in colour

Theory Session:
Review to the theory of colours
What is a full palette
How to mix and organise the colours on the palette
Pigments and brands
Warms and colds: big families in big áreas

 Painting session:
One three-hour pose with live model

Day 2:  Relationship among colours/values/temperature

Theory Session:
Simultaneous contrasts
Temperature in lights, shadows and halftones

Painting Session:
One three-hour pose with model

Day 3: Adjusting temperatures

Theory Session:
Fall of the light
Using temperature to accentuate light effect
Using temperature to create focal points

Painting session:
One three-hour pose with model

Final Review