5.1 – Value Progressions

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Matching individual notes of value, and judging the contrasts between them, is a hugely important skill in drawing. But it’s really just the beginning of what we need to do while developing values on the page. In nearly every case, the values we perceive in the world aren’t divided up neatly into discrete “steps” as they are presented on the value scale, but instead are part of a continuum – an unbroken flow of values between light and dark.