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The Art of Light and Dark

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Lela Raymond

on 11 September 2013

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Transcript of The Art of Light and Dark

The Art
of
Light and Dark

Artists
Chiaroscuro Pencil Drawing Exercise
Lesson Observations
Observe:
Light source direction
Shadow
Highlight
Middle tones
Drawing sun when young
Hundreds of years ago it was the same concept.
Light was a symbol but never realistically portrayed
Symbols of Light
italian for "light and shadow"
Developed during the Renaissance
Trying to make paintings have more realistic representation
More 3D
Combining strong contrasts between light and dark
Chiaroscuro
"Conversion of Saint Paul",Caravaggio
"The Matchmaker" Gerrit van Honthorst.
"The Calling of Saint Matthew"
Caravaggio
Wright of Derby, The Orrery
Light and Shadow Study
Flashlight
Objects to draw
Thumbnail studies
Hatching
and
Cross-hatching
examples
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