Begin Lynda.com Course Opens

Lynda.com has launched a new online course by Mary Jane Begin (Professor, Illustration).

“In this course, Mary Jane Begin will walk you through both digital and traditional media using examples of graphic design, painting, photography and illustration. She explains the basic elements of color, shares methods of mixing and charting color, compares pigments to pixels, and explores how light can be used dramatically with temperature, value and contrast.” – Introduction to Foundations of Color

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Foundations of Color

Artist at Work: Complementary Colors

A few excerpts from “Foundations of Color” are available on YouTube:

Concepts Made Clear

Tertiary Colors: The Basics of Brown and Gray

Creating the Readable Image

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