Tetrad Color Scheme

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SOLD(8x8in on canvas panel)

My art student on Fridays is really into the science behind color, so we’ve been painting in different color schemes and learning a lot together.  This week we picked the tetrad scheme.

I chose red/orange, red/purple, yellow/green, and blue/green.  We used a black and white photo from Pixabay and cropped it for an interesting composition.  It’s so hard not relying on color but on values.

Next week we’re going to simplify and go monotoned- which we should have started with first….Oops.

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