Do you sometimes feel you’d like to give your portraits more depth & atmosphere? But don’t know where to start?
You may have heard about tonal values, and that it’s one of the most fundamental art concepts to know when you want to paint and draw faces. And not only for faces, but in visual arts in general.
But why is that, and what are tonal values actually? Check out this 10 minutes introduction video to find out more.
Knowing about tonal values is so important that it’s also the first main subject of my in-depth online portrait class Drawing in the Soul.
If you know what tonal values are and how to work with them, you can give your portraits – and other visual artworks – more depth and interest.
So that’s the topic of this short video below. We’ll explore what tonal values are, why they are important, and how you can work with them in practice.