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How to do Black Paper Painting with School Paints

Black Paper Painting with School Paints: Try painting on black paper instead of a stark white blank page.   It adds a dramatic mood your painting even before you begin painting any colours on the page.  The black undertone seems to enhance the i ntensity of the  colours. See the examples below. Kiwi on black paper You can do the same if you are painting on a canvas by painting the background black. These days there are plenty of brands that have a Black Gesso (primer, sealer and undercoat) available in black Painting on Black Paper brings out the colours To help use a paint that has strong bright bold and true colours like FAS Super Tempera .  It always helps to use fine art supplies right from the start. Share and enjoy, Tony