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landscape coloring

intuitive color schemes

by JuliannaKunstler.com

color wheel

Color scheme is just a choice of colors where colors work together to achieve a certain objective, mood or feel.

Traditional color schemes are based on colors relationship in a Color wheel.

In this assignment you will intuitively select colors to achieve different goals.

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examples

landscape

sunny day

landscape

cloudy day

landscape

sunset

landscape

night

landscape

crazy colors

landscape

mysterious

landscape colored

early morning

STEPS

coloring worksheet

Print out copies of the coloring worksheet.

Create four different scenes by changing color schemes to set them apart.

Each time of a day, each weather condition will require a different set of colors:

  • color combination,
  • color values,
  • color brightness,
  • tonal relationship.

Use watercolors, colored pencils, markers, or both (mixed media) to color.

Please include any 2 of the following:

  • sunny day
  • cloudy day
  • sunset / sunrise
  • night
  • crazy (opposite / complementary colors)
  • mysterious
  • foggy morning
  • ice landscape

Requirements:

  • colors achieve the objective,
  • coloring technique: stroke size, blending colors
  • accuracy: stay within the outlines
  • the entire picture should be colored
  • craftsmanship!!
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