Proven Formular for Composition in Your Abstract Painting

Composition Techniques in understanding Composition in your abstract painting that will Elevate Your Art
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714 students
Created by Joy Fahey

What you'll learn

  • Why Composition, Design, and Colour Values are crucial in abstract painting
  • The impotance of what Composition, Design, and Colour Values mean in a painting
  • How to design and use your colour values in a painting
  • How to combine Composition, Design, and Colour Values together in a painting
  • Undersanding and how to apply Composition, Design, and Colour Values into your paintings
This course includes:
2.5 total hours on-demand video
0 articles
2 downloadable resources
15 lessons
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV
Certificate of completion

Course content


  • No previous experience is needed for this class, it is great for Beginners and enlightening if you already have some experience
  • You’ll only need a sketch book some pencils, pens and a few paint brushes with a limited pallet of acrylics paints


As artists, we all strive to create captivating and meaningful works that resonate with viewers. While creativity and individual expression are crucial, understanding the fundamental principles of composition, color values, and design can elevate your art to new heights. I’m delighted to introduce you to this exciting course that covers these essential aspects and provides you with the tools to enhance your artistic abilities.

Importance of Composition:

Composition is the arrangement and organization of elements within a work of art. It determines how the elements relate to each other and how they guide the viewer’s eye. A strong composition can create balance, harmony, and visual interest, making your artwork more engaging and impactful. This course delves into the principles of composition, teaching you techniques to create dynamic compositions that effectively communicate your artistic vision.

Significance of Color Values:

Understanding color values is key to creating depth, form, and contrast in your artwork. Color values refer to the lightness or darkness of colors and their relationship to one another. By mastering color values, you can create realistic shading, establish focal points, and evoke different moods and emotions. In this course, I explore the intricacies of color values, providing you with the knowledge and skills to bring your artwork to life with depth and dimension.

Exploring Design Principles:

Design principles encompass various elements such as balance, proportion, rhythm, emphasis, and unity, which contribute to the overall visual appeal of your artwork. By understanding and applying these principles effectively, you can create visually pleasing compositions and communicate your artistic intent more effectively. The course guides you through the principles of design, offering practical exercises and examples to strengthen your design skills.

This course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in these crucial aspects of art. Here’s what you can expect:

Detailed video lessons explaining the concepts of composition, color values, and design, with real-time demonstrations and examples.

Step-by-step exercises and assignments to apply your learning and hone your skills.

Interactive discussions and critiques to receive valuable feedback from me and fellow students.

Access to a supportive online community of artists, fostering collaboration and inspiration.

Lifetime access to course materials, allowing you to learn at your own pace and revisit the content whenever you need a refresher.

Don’t miss this opportunity to take your art to the next level! Whether you are a beginner seeking a strong foundation or an experienced artist looking to refine your skills, this course will empower you to create captivating artwork that resonates with your audience.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners and Intermediate students will benefit from this course and add value to their painting
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