Tuesday, January 26, 2010
COLOR WHEEL WITH Marc Chagall
What is color?
Where do we get color
Where do we see color in nature? All togther?
Primary colors: what are they?
What does primary mean?
What are they
How do we get them?
ARTIST: Marc Chagall
Russian Born. French painter
Known for his use of colors
Known for his dreamlike images
He used clear colors and geometric forms
Mastered stain glass in his sixties
Project: Create a Chagall inspired color wheel
Step1: use a white oil pastel to draw all over your paper
You could draw scenes from a dream or lines and shapes
Step2: draw an x on your paper using a pencil
Step3: draw a horizontal line across your paper creating 6 openings
AS YOU PAINT YOU WILL REVEAL YOUR DREAM DRAWING
Step4: paint in red in one triangle
Step 5: skip the next triangle
Step6: paint in blue in this triangle
Step7 Skip the next triangle
Step 8 paint in yellow in this triangle
Step 8 mix red and yellow…paint orange in this triangle
Step 9 mix red and blue…paint purple in this triangle
Step10: mix blue and yellow…paint green in this triangle
White oil pastels