You will need
- - a palette for putting paint;
- - gouache;
- - a glass of water.
Flesh color is a whole group of shades of human skin. Therefore, in each specific case, you may need your own version in Nude. You must clearly understand what color you need to either look at a model. Play this emanates quite difficult, but possible.
Prepare the palette for putting paint and a clean brush. First, place the basis for skin color. To do this, mix a small amount of yellow and red gouache. The red paint you need to add very little to the result was a bright orange color.
To get color very light skin, lay out on the palette a small amount of white gouache and add quite a bit prepared in advance of the base orange color. Add database until then, until you get the desired shade. If the base to add a little more, you can get a flesh color suitable for medium skin tone.
Place on a palette of some number base. Add a bit of red gouache, turning the color orange to reddish. Dip the tip of the brush in the blue paint and add to the previously obtained color. After thorough mixing, the paint must be a solid color of skin darker shade.
To get the dark color of the skin, mix the base color with more red gouache than in the previous step. Add a DAB of black paint and mix thoroughly with gouache.
Nude in French sounds like "karnaze". Later this unusual term has come to be called painting techniques, aimed at obtaining the tone suitable for the image of the human skin. While getting the right color is not only mixing colors on the palette, but multi-layered overlay of different shades on top of each other to obtain the desired color.
Advice 2: How to make orange color
If you make the first steps in working with color, mixing different colors can cause you problems. However, all is not so difficult if you have basic idea about the color spectrum and its three main components. These main colors are impossible to obtainby mixing any other colors in the palette. With art materials of all three colors (yellow, blue and red) you can get any colors and shades that exist in nature.
You will need
- Palette for mixing paints; paint or pastel yellow, and red; the working surface (pastel paper, watercolor paper, canvas, etc.), brushes and thinners (if needed).
How to make an orange color, if you need one, but it is not in your Arsenal? You should refer to the basics of painting and color palette. You can make orange with two colors of yellow and red, which are the basis of "color wheel" palette. Squeeze onto your palette of yellow and red paint, and then mix them with a brush or palette knife. If paints will be taken in equal proportions, then, with the shift, we will become owners of the classic orange color. If you take the yellow more than the red one, we get yellow-orange or Golden-orange color. If you take more red, then orange will be more intense and red. The orange color became more soft and muted, it is better to add white. The color is darker, it is better to mix with a dark gray color. Black in this sense is worse, as it not only dims, but also steals part of the color spectrum.
If you need to get the orange color in the dry pastels, you can mix the same two colors. Apply them in layers on top of each other, and then mash. The shade of orange will depend entirely on what color was in the upper layer. If the top layer was red, you get red-orange color. If the top layer was yellow, then orange will be a bright, yellow-orange.
In the case of oil or wax pastels, it is better to have orange in its pure form, so how to mix this type of pastel is very difficult. However, you can get it, if applied to the paper layer of red, and then, on top of it, apply the yellow and all carefully grind. In addition, in pastels you can change the color or tone of the pigments, correctly picking the color of the paper
If you mix equal proportions of red, yellow and blue, we get gray. In any case, you cannot add to the orange color of blue.