Painting techniques: Learning how to mix colours

In today's lesson we will be learning how to create a bright, saturated colour palette and a more muted, natural colour palette.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Which two painting techniques have you studied in this lesson?

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Q2.The presentation of a single colour in different tints and shade is called what?

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Q3.When I was mixing tints, which colour did I put down first?

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Q4.The quote; 'When I don't use red, I use blue' belongs to which artist?

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Q5.In the independent learning section I asked a question. Fill in the gap; Find out what ‘................ colours’ means.

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Q6.In which country was Picasso born?

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Which two painting techniques have you studied in this lesson?

1/6

Q2.The presentation of a single colour in different tints and shade is called what?

2/6

Q3.When I was mixing tints, which colour did I put down first?

3/6

Q4.The quote; 'When I don't use red, I use blue' belongs to which artist?

4/6

Q5.In the independent learning section I asked a question. Fill in the gap; Find out what ‘................ colours’ means.

5/6

Q6.In which country was Picasso born?

6/6

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Quiz:

Colour mixing

Let's see how much you remember from the lesson

Q1.What did I suggest using the kitchen paper for?

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Q2.Which of the following is NOT a tertiary colour?

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Q3.What was the name of the warm yellow I used in the lesson?

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Q4.Which colours tend to be used in natural and realist landscape paintings?

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Q5.What did I advise doing when selecting magazine cuttings for the colour matching task?

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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.

Quiz:

Colour mixing

Let's see how much you remember from the lesson

Q1.What did I suggest using the kitchen paper for?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following is NOT a tertiary colour?

2/5

Q3.What was the name of the warm yellow I used in the lesson?

3/5

Q4.Which colours tend to be used in natural and realist landscape paintings?

4/5

Q5.What did I advise doing when selecting magazine cuttings for the colour matching task?

5/5

Lesson summary: Painting techniques: Learning how to mix colours

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