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Color Relationships 2, Fall 2016

Assignment X-1: Recreate a masterpiece

Criteria

Recreate a Masterpiece

Assignment

  1. Find a reproduction of a favorite masterpiece in which color plays a vital role. The colors do not have to be bright and intense, but the reproduction should be good.
  2. Copy the reproduction to a manageable size.
  3. Trace the essential compositional forms.
  4. Cut and tear matching colors from magazines to build a palette of the essential colors of the original painting.
  5. Glue the tracing to mat board (acid free) next to original as done here.
  6. Tear or cut colored paper to approximate shape of color of the original.
  7. Glue colors to tracing paper.

Criteria

  1. Disregard small details and minute variations of hue and value.
  2. Be accurate in color and value matching.
  3. If time does not permit a recreation of the full painting, copy a detail. A well executed detail is preferable to a slap-dash complete composition.

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Elizabeth Ann Sutcliffe

http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_0711.jpg
http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_0709.jpg
http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_0712.jpg
http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_0738-e1473822096401.jpg

X-1: Recreate a masterpiece
Color Relationships 2, Fall 2016, September 13, 2016 at 4:59 pm

Stephanie Sachs

http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/Photo-Sep-06-12-26-34-PM.jpg
http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/Photo-Sep-04-8-46-19-PM.jpg

X-1: Recreate a masterpiece
Color Relationships 2, Fall 2016, September 14, 2016 at 4:54 am

Susan Dalinka

http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_3777.jpg
http://dicknelsoncolor.com/wp-content/uploads/formidable/11/IMG_3778.jpg

X-1: Recreate a masterpiece
Color Relationships 2, Fall 2016, September 26, 2016 at 7:26 pm

Assignment X-1: Recreate a masterpiece

assignment

Criteria

Recreate a Masterpiece

Assignment

  1. Find a reproduction of a favorite masterpiece in which color plays a vital role. The colors do not have to be bright and intense, but the reproduction should be good.
  2. Copy the reproduction to a manageable size.
  3. Trace the essential compositional forms.
  4. Cut and tear matching colors from magazines to build a palette of the essential colors of the original painting.
  5. Glue the tracing to mat board (acid free) next to original as done here.
  6. Tear or cut colored paper to approximate shape of color of the original.
  7. Glue colors to tracing paper.

Criteria

  1. Disregard small details and minute variations of hue and value.
  2. Be accurate in color and value matching.
  3. If time does not permit a recreation of the full painting, copy a detail. A well executed detail is preferable to a slap-dash complete composition.

Download PDF of assignment