How to do 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 intensity 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|