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Colors that are closely related and similar on the color wheel such as RED, RED ORANGE, ORANGE
Low relief or sunken materials in sculpture: raising off the flat surface in a low manner
Ann element of art that is derived from reflected light. The sensation of color is aroused in the brain by response of the eyes to difference wavelengths of light. Color has three properties: Hue, Value, and Intensity
An art form that involves tearing or cutting pre painted piece of material or magazine shapes which are then applied to a board to create a whole image
Applying paint to a canvas or paper, predominantly watercolor, with little or no water on the brush
Laying a thin layer of watered down painting with a gloss medium to give the painting a finished touch and/or an antiqued look
Style of art that uses light play and energetic brushstrokes to give an impression of a slice of life
THe brightness or dullness of a color. Pure hue is called a high intensity color. Intensity is one of the three properties of color
Maskoid or Friskit
White glue like substance that allows you to white out certain areas on watercolor paper that you wish to remain white
Colos on the color wheel that come from mixing all colors in a variety of degrees (gray, browns, beiges)
Pigment mixed with oil. Takes longer to dry, allowing the painter to lay down the color in translucent layers
A thin board with a hole for the thumb used for mixing paints. A waxy paper is also used for mixing colors.
A painting technique that allows you to take a somewhat dry brush with paint and apply it to the canvas leaving textured marks
Paint made by mixing pigments with egg yoke or another liquid. School poster paint is a type of tempera
A faint and watered down application of watercolor, acrylic or oil paint to begin your painting
Wet into Wet
A watercolor technique that you use by wetting the paper first, then laying on a juicy plume of color and letting the color fan out into other colors
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