Monday, May 23, 2011

Painting Number 3

Here is the 3rd painting - and yes, there is a purpose to the order.  (Title Hint: the painting may illustrate more than one element or principle. . .)

6 comments:

  1. My guess so far:

    1.Light
    2.Shape
    3.Volume

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  2. Hi Jesse -

    Good guesses.

    1. Correct (Light and Shade or Value)
    2. Correct (Shape as well as ___________)
    3. Close (____________ and _____________)

    I can totally see where you're coming from with Volume, but here's a clue for number three: It rhymes with Rorm and Rine : )

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  3. That's my kind of hint! It's funny how hard it can be to get a puzzle, until you know the answer. Then it looks easy.
    Great color range you have with three colors in post above.

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  4. Just got my 'Artist" magazine and saw the paintings in this current issue. I am an art teacher and am wondering if you have any prints of these elements and art principle paintings. I think they are GREAT and really show how to use the elements. I think my students could learn a lot from these.
    Amy

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  5. Hi Amy,

    Thanks for asking. Actually - yes - we're producing a couple of versions of prints of these paintings especially for classroom use. I'll post an entry when they're available. I'm hoping they'll be ready to order in mid/late August. I'm so glad they're helpful. - Jonathan

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  6. Wow I love this picture. It's very dramatic and has a good narrative. I especially love the light and loose brushwork in the background. Incredible work.

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