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Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Creating distance with color temperature.
A Sliver of Silver Lake, pastel, 9 x 12
This was my demo from this week's Monday class in which we focused on creating distance in the landscape using color temperature. The large foreground area provided lots of opportunity to experiment with colors as well as subtle shapes to move the viewer's eye back into the distance.