[17 Oct 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
Learn How to Draw and Paint: Start Today!

Welcome to Painting-Course.Com. Here you will find lessons, exercises, and assignments to improve your painting and drawing abilities.¬†Painting-Course.Com is 100% free Open Coursework online. You start when you want, and complete assignments, drawing, paintings at your own pace. Please take a tour through the different lessons and see what interests you. If you are ready to start learning how to paint and draw then click “Get Started Now!” in the upper left hand corner of the page. Get your sketchbook ready and let’s jump in!
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Deceitful Colors on your palette!

The colors on your pallette can look completely different than how they look on your painting.

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[22 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
The Importance of Contrast in Painting

There are many different ways we can depict Contrast in Painting, and because of this, this lesson will need to be split into different parts so we can go into each different type of contrast in depth. But first let’s get into exactly what contrast means.
The dictionary definition is as follows:
Contrast: The state of being strikingly different from something else, typically something in
juxtaposition or close association.
Synonyms:  opposition Рantithesis Рopposite Рcontradistinction
So I think we all have a pretty good feel of what something is when it is in …