Ultimate Art

Value

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Lesson Description

The element of value is one of the seven elements of art. It deals with the lightness or darkness of a color. Value is used to create the illusion of light. The illusion of highlights is created by using the lighter color, while shadows are created by using darker colors.

What is Value - Learn about the Element of Value

Why should we use Value - Learn about why Value is an important element of Art

Understanding Tint and Shadows - Learn about Tint and Shadows, how they are formed, and how to use them

Exploring the Value Scale - What effects do different values create on the Art

Create Art using Value- Create two artworks - one using value simply through pencil pressure and the other is a color value by applying pressure through a color pencil or crayon.