I am very much drawn to the simplicity and austerity of black and white, neutrals, and shades of gray, even though much of my own work relies on color. Color is a powerful language, and it’s often the element we relate to most immediately in a painting. Because it is such a strong element, we sometimes neglect other possibilities of richness and subtlety in our visual expression. Read more here.Here are a few previous blog posts on working in Black and White: Black and White and Shades of Gray; Happy New Year (2015), which includes a video; and Black and White Studies. Since it is a while before the class starts, I encourage you to do your own studies in black and white. See what happens!
Monday, November 14, 2016
Black and White Online Class
Finally, I have figured out an online workshop on Working in Black and White. It begins next summer, July 19 (sorry I could not squeeze it in sooner).