In your sketchbook notes, respond to the following two questions:
1. Which of the following tips from the site below do you find most important in your exploration of the transparent painting process? Explain why in the context of one of your paintings.
2. What did you learn from the short article below about painting in transparent glazes and how will you apply it to your current painting?
Odili Donald Odita – Observations on color and “The Art Assignment.” We will view this segment in class:
For your weekly 60-minute sketchbook drawing, select 3 or more “white” objects (a sheet of paper, cups and saucers, paper towel roll, a dishcloth, etc.) and arrange in a still life. In your sketchbook, lightly pencil in the contour lines. Then, use color pencil or watercolor to indicate the subtle warm or cool hues of each object.
For more examples, observe Giorgio Morandi’s still life paintings of objects with “white” surfaces: