TeacherBeing an artist is about making meaning from the experiences we face--and searching for the truth about life in all its complexity. This is beauty. It isn't an idealized, sentimentalized beauty, but one that might be difficult to gaze into because of... View Profile
- Total Time 42 min
- Lessons 5
- Attachments 4
- Exercises 19
5 Lessons in This Course
6 minFREEColor Theory lesson 1Free4 CQ
Having a solid grasp of how colors mix and produce various visual effects is an essential skill for any artist. Learn the basics of color theory in this lesson!
11 minColor Theory lesson 26 CQ
A color wheel is a useful tool for any artist's creative workspace. In this lesson, learn how to draw a color wheel with labels in preparation for painting it.
9 minColor Theory lesson 35 CQ
Now that you've drawn and labeled your color wheel, it's time for the fun part—painting! In this art lesson, learn how to apply color to your 12-point wheel.
7 minColor Theory lesson 44 CQ
In this beginner-friendly art lesson, learn how to paint a tint, shade, and intensity scale by drawing and labeling the 7-step value scales for each.
7 minColor Theory lesson 54 CQ
Learn how to paint a tint, shade, and intensity scale that shows what happens when you add white and black to a color, as well as its complementary color.
692 min6-part Color Theory course49 CQ
If you are an aspiring painter struggling to create the perfect colors, this is the course for you! Review color mixing, learn to create a color chart using ratios, and try out your new techniques!
39 min3-part Acrylic Painting course7 CQ
This beginner's course for artists is a great way to get acquainted with the basics of color theory, how to use a color wheel when painting, and what hues you need on your palette.
793 min7-part Acrylic Painting course49 CQ
Learn how to paint a tropical beach sunset using acrylics on canvas. Artist Ben Saber demonstrates his complete painting process. Follow along to complete this step-by-step landscape painting.
1069 min10-part Color Theory course39 CQ
Learn how to use color theory to your advantage with the tips presented in this course. Review the effects of the major colors and learn how to use them strategically in design and daily life.
542 min5-part Color Theory course23 CQ
If you're a young, novice artist, this course will help you to understand basic color theory through practical application. Create a color wheel, as well as tint, shade, and intensity scales.