Notan – What It Is And How To Use It In Art

Notan is a Japanese term which literally means “light dark harmony”. Artists use “notan studies” to explore different arrangements of light and dark elements in a painting, without having the distraction of other elements like color, texture and finer details. In practice, this involves painting the darks with black and the lights with white (known … Continue reading Notan – What It Is And How To Use It In Art