Kehinde Wiley: Painting preparation

In today's lesson we are looking at painting techniques, including how to make homemade gesso to prime and prepare surfaces for painting. We will be developing a painted test of our portrait drawing using gouache and planning next personal empowerment stages.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Kehinde Wiley’s backgrounds refer to...

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Q2.When representing his subjects what is he mainly concerned about?

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Q4.Kehinde Wiley refers to a famous Art & Crafts artist as inspiration for his ornamental backgrounds, can you remember the name of the artist?

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Q5.To suggest empowerment the figures in Kehinde Wiley’s paintings are holding...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Kehinde Wiley’s backgrounds refer to...

1/6

Q2.When representing his subjects what is he mainly concerned about?

2/6

Q3.Kehinde Wiley’s work uses as starting points...

3/6

Q4.Kehinde Wiley refers to a famous Art & Crafts artist as inspiration for his ornamental backgrounds, can you remember the name of the artist?

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Q5.To suggest empowerment the figures in Kehinde Wiley’s paintings are holding...

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Q6.And on a practical note... when planning your Kehinde Wiley backgrounds it is key to find and record...

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Empowerment & equality_L7 - Kehinde Wiley colour techniques.

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Q1.What is “gesso”?

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Q2.What is the “secret ingredient” we are going to use in our home made gesso?

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Q3.During my gouache painting test demonstration when exploring water and paper behaviour, how many combinations do I ask you to try?

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Q4.During the Photopea image adjustment task I converted the picture of my drawing to a smart...

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Q5.In digital image editing what does image>adjustment> hue-saturation achieve?

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Q6.How did I transfer my adjusted drawing printout onto my newly primed surface?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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Empowerment & equality_L7 - Kehinde Wiley colour techniques.

This quiz will help to assess what you have learnt in this lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.What is “gesso”?

1/6

Q2.What is the “secret ingredient” we are going to use in our home made gesso?

2/6

Q3.During my gouache painting test demonstration when exploring water and paper behaviour, how many combinations do I ask you to try?

3/6

Q4.During the Photopea image adjustment task I converted the picture of my drawing to a smart...

4/6

Q5.In digital image editing what does image>adjustment> hue-saturation achieve?

5/6

Q6.How did I transfer my adjusted drawing printout onto my newly primed surface?

6/6

Lesson summary: Kehinde Wiley: Painting preparation

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