Tone means how light or dark something is. The tones artists and designers use and the contrast between them can create very different moods and visual effects.
What does 'chiaroscuro' mean?
Chiaroscuro means using light tones to create subtle contrast
Chiaroscuro means using dark tones to create subtle contrast
Chiaroscuro means using light and dark tones to create dramatic contrast
What does 'monotone' mean?
Using just white and bright tones
Using just black and dark tones
Using just one colour, especially black and white
What does 'duotone' mean?
Using black, white and one colour
Using black and white
Using high contrast between light and dark
What part of a composition would be shown by the highest value tones?
What part of a composition would be shown by the lowest value tone?
What type of hatching can suggest the three-dimensional form of an object?
What technique involves building up tone using dots?
What is a 'tint'?
A light tone created by mixing a colour with white
A mid-tone created by mixing a colour with grey
A dark tone created by mixing a colour with black
Which of these is a practical reason for using duotone?
Printing can be easier and cheaper
A particular style of image can be produced
Colours can be used to suggest a particular atmosphere
Which is the best description of Claude Monet's use of tones in Charing Cross Bridge?
Monet uses low value tones with little contrast
Monet uses high value tones with little contrast
Monet uses a range of tone values to create dramatic contrast