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Value Definition In Art

Very cool: color schemes of Matisse paintings by Arthur Buxton.


Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View by Cornelia Parker. Saw this at The Tate Modern, London and completely fell in love with it. There was so much to see in the actual exhibit and the single lightbulb lighting the room made it almost feel magical with all the shadows on the walls.


This scribbling technique with different values of charcoal is very powerful in creating a very busy, emotive sketch, that whilst there is not a lot of definition still conveys information to the viewer.


Lately, I’ve been doing quite a bit of daydreaming about how I’d decorate the house that Matt and I hope to purchase in the near future. One thing I know for sure is that I want to use more neutrals in my decorating, but I can’t go with a completely neutral palette. That’s just not …