Readers ask: How To Use Lighting Effects In Paintings?

What are some fun things to paint?

Easy painting ideas inspired by real life:

  • Your favorite coffee mug.
  • A prickly pear cactus.
  • Your furry friend.
  • A tranquil lake scene.
  • Your eye and eyebrow (try observing from real life)
  • A leafy tree.
  • Your childhood home.
  • A piece of cloth draped over a chair.

How do you make shadow skin color?

How to Make Skin Tones in Acrylic

  1. Create a Palette With the Primary Colors: Yellow, Blue, Red. White and black are optional.
  2. Mix Together Equal Parts of Each Primary Color. Just about every skin tone contains a little yellow, blue and red, but in different ratios.
  3. Now it’s Time to Refine Your Color.