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The value song | Art Songs

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"Value" is one of the seven essential elements of art. Let's find out what "value" is in this video!

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Want to learn more about value and how artists use it in their artwork? Check out this video from KQED Art School!Try changing the value of a color right at home! Use this worksheet to create different tints of paint. Then, experiment on your own with creating shades or tones!
Everything in our world is made up of unique colors. Adjusting the value of a color can change how an object looks and even how someone might feel. Keep value in mind the next time you are creating a piece of art!

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