Silhouette on colorful gradation

Student of grade 9 (class 3B),  learned to use acrylic colours, mixing them to get colour gradations. Then they painted a black silhouette on the colorful background. The effect is very bright!

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  1. Wonderful pictures. I love the rainbow colored backgrounds, which are highlighted beautifully with the silhouettes. Thank you for sharing.Greetings from Denmark –

  2. Silhouette paintings are always popular with the students! I especially like the trumpet player and the dancer, as they both have such expressive use of body language – you can feel the music! 🙂

  3. Thank you, I’ll tell your comment to my students!

  4. That is a very artistic job for a kid that age. For how she/he did with combining the colors up in the middle of each at a time made it look very realistic!!

  5. Thanks for your comment! I’m very glad to see your amazing works inspired on my idea… Thanks for sharing!

  6. Thanks for sharing and for the link on my website. Your works are amazing, congratulations to your students!


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