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COMPOSITION, COLOR, & LIGHT

The Painter’s Language Framework Program

 

COMPOSITION, COLOR, & LIGHT is now a foundation course in THE PAINTER’S PATH Program

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The COMPOSITION, COLOR, & LIGHT Program

This is an 8-week online program within a highly engaged and supportive community that will transform both your paintings and the way you paint by allowing you to:

  • Make rapid, dramatic improvement in your work
  • Approach any painting subject with confidence
  • Create paintings that are irresistible.

“I’m not just giving you lovely painting videos to follow. I’m giving you the tools to make your own lovely paintings.”

~ Mary Bentz Gilkerson

WITH COMPOSITION • COLOR • LIGHT YOU’LL LEARN TO

  • Create compelling compositions
  • Know how to make definite focal points
  • Identify your focal point or center of interest, even when you’re painting outside
  • Know when a composition’s good or bad
  • Artistically “edit out” and simplify
  • See the value pattern or notan in your subject
  • See the differences in value that create form no matter what the subject is
  • Use a simple warm/cool primary palette
  • Confidently plan a harmonious color scheme
  • Mix colors without ending up with muddy colors
  • Use simple guidelines so that you can fix color problems
  • Play contrasts in color off each other to fill your paintings with light
  • Put color to work creating space
  • Build up a rich painterly surface
  • Setup your own regular painting practice

What You’ll Get in Composition • Color • Light

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Eight modules plus introduction, each one a step in the process
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A system for creating your own beautiful paintings
More than twenty videos covering concepts and painting demos
The keys to mixing vibrant, captivating color

HOW THE MODULES BREAK OUT

INTRODUCTION: Mindset, Tools, & Materials
 MODULE 1: Composition, Emphasis & Focal Point
MODULE 2: Notan & Value Patterns
MODULE 3: Value Masses, From Thumbnail To Block-In
MODULE 4: Color Schemes, Palettes, & Controlling Hues
MODULE 5: Creating Light With Color Values
MODULE 6: Creating Light With Color Intensities
MODULE 7: Creating Light With Color Temperatures
MODULE 8: Shaping Space With Color

Take A Little Peak Inside The Course

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HAVE QUESTIONS?

If you have any questions or concerns about the course,
please contact us at support@marygilkerson.com.