Different Types of Paint: Water, Tempera, Oil, Acrylic

Water-Based Paint -Watercolour, acrylic, ink, dyes, gauche, and tempera media. -These types need water to create a liquid colour. -Adding water makes the colour vibrant or more transparent. Tempera Paint -Used egg yolk as a binding agent, mixed with coloured pigment to create a fast-drying and permanent medium. -First known as egg tempera paint. -Very…

Food, Inc.: Summary & Analysis of Today’s Food Industry

Food, Inc., an American documentary film, examines the industrial production of meat, grains, and vegetables. The film concludes by claiming the entirety of our food industry is inhumane, and economically and environmentally unsustainable. The film continues to examine today’s industry by exploring the economic and legal powers large food companies have. Thus, recently, the spotlight…

Art Perspective: Creating the Illusion of Depth on a 2D Surface

Artistic Devices1. Position on the format 2. Diminishing size 3. Aerial perspective 4. Overlapping 5. Transparency 6. Linear perspective Position on the format:-Objects placed at the bottom of the page appear closer than objects at the top of the page. Diminishing size:-Smaller objects appear further away from the larger objects. Aerial perspective:-Objects in the distance…

Archaic Sculptures: History, Kroisos, Kouros, Kore, Ka

The Archaic period was an extremely important time period in Ancient Greece, especially for sculptures.  This is because it paved the way for future art styles like Classical and Hellenistic with its significant advancements during its time.  It came after the Dark Ages, Geometric period, and Orientalizing period, so it dates from about 600 to…