11/01/2021 by Amina Sly-Khan 0 Comments
Lockdown Week 2:- Experimenting with Tones
During lockdown I'm hoping to publish an art blog every Monday. This will include an art activity which is great for mental health and well being. This week's activity is 'Experimenting with tones'.
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Experimenting with Tones:-
Experiment with making as many different tones of one colour as you can.
Always start with the lightest tone and get gradually darker.
Acrylic, poster or ready mixed paints
Cartridge or watercolour paper
- Start with white, add a tiny amount of red, paint a square ( or circle or anything that takes your fancy.)
- Add more and more of the colour until you get a dark tone.
- All of the tones in the picture were made by adding a colour to white.
Enjoy the activity!