Banana Leaves - learning about colour and water soluable media


The final piece can be A2 or A3 - you choose!

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This a beautiful picture of Banana Leaves. Your task is to do a rendition of it using water-soluble pastels

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Do some tests in your books first e.g.

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Success will be determined by how well you can handle the colours and show the effect of the light
on the leaves.

You will need to blend and mix your colours you can change the colour scheme but is should be an analogous range with a smaller contrasting part.

Analogous colours are next to each other on the colour wheel - these ones are in the red range

colour wheel - analogous colours - with black type face


Ask yourself - What mood is created with the colour?

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You can select part of the picture using a sliding paper cropping window

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Due: 3 weeks

Step one - make a checklist and a schedule in your books of all the tasks and the timeline to complete each step.

Step two - start :-) The final piece can be A2 or A3!