However, mastering the skill is an incredibly valuable exercise. Once the skill is developed to a reasonable level, we then introduce other colors.
For example Pthalo Blue Cadmium Yellow Light White (a gorgeous tropical water color).
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It is one thing to go from white to blue; it is another thing entirely to shift through three or four shades and hues smoothly.
Marking chalk lines/columns on your palette is an easy way to do this, especially for beginners.A gradation is a smooth blending of color in which the transition point between colours should not be apparent.Whenever I run workshops, one of the first things I get EVERYONE to do, is a simple blend of color. This is designed to develop the skills and “touch” needed to pull colors together smoothly and adeptly.Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. A list of words that start with Gradating (words with the prefix Gradating).
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The color you have created now should appear "yellower", and paler.