Using a traditional paint color swatch set


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Using a traditional paint color swatch set

A technique I use, especially in the final stages of an interpreted photograph, is to apply additional non-photograph-based color to the painting. To add authenticity to our strokes, we'll utilize colors associated with the traditional artist's palette. Now, what I'm talking about here is all the color we've derived from this image up till now has been funneled through our brush from the photograph, and it's true that we have done a lot of enhancement work to that photograph, especially in the area of some of the colors and the dynamic range of it.

But even so, it's still nice to be able to possibly have colors that would be the same kind of colors that you got out of a regular tube of, say, oil paint, and I've basically done that by creating a swatch set that has an entire set of colors associated with an artist's oil colors. The way I did this is I basically went to an online art store and on these websites, they have pages that will show you for orderin...

Using a traditional paint color swatch set
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Using a traditional paint color swatch set provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Architecture

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