As usual Robert Genn nails it.
This week in class we discussed the importance of good technique vs good colour use.
This was debatable issue.
I feel if you can see the loops first or second when looking at something the motifs are missing the boat in the colour department, usually value.
Look what Robert says... and how he adds fun to the magical summation !
You need to read the whole article, the meat for me was in the Esoterica section !
Where is white ? How many areas are there ? Look very, very carefully !
Where is black ? How many places ?