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I would like to bring the challenge of Patti Vincet "The Creative Color Challenge" to the next level. Yes, in color painting it's almost always about color values and not so much about the hues, like striking the right note in music is more important than how loudly you sing or play. Now, let's complicate the forms and go to portraiture. Take a BLACK & WHITE picture, improve the contrast to minimize the distracting visual information and use at least 2 or more hues for any color value you see. You should get a very colorful result, but still with right values, so the form and the volume is preserved. Google for Stephen Bennett for an example. As reference I offer you a picture of a Cuban tobacco farmer taken in the Viñales Valley. A little tip: set your digi-cam to black & white and look sometimes through the screen while painting - so you can easily adjust your values. Go for color splash!
Please be sure to follow the spirit and the letter of the challenge.
For example, each submission must be painted after the challenge is posted.