Landscape, Light and Water

Landscape, Light and Water £10.00

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Learn how to paint a sky, create a reflection on the water and paint trees in a warm late afternoon landscape

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Suitable for beginners

This painting uses a combination of both wet-in-wet and wet-on-dry methods to create a sky and reflection in a warm late afternoon landscape.


Course contents:

Permanent access to online videos:
Video  – 30mins.  Demonstration of the above painting
Video – 15mins.  Demonstration of 3 skies.  (Recorded 2012)
Downloadable PDF file with hints and tips
Extra images for further inspiration

Learning points:

  • Composition, sketch and applying masking fluid
  • Painting the sky using combination of wet-in-wet and wet-on-dry techniques
  • Creating a reflection in water
  • Wet-in-wet landscape

Palette:  Ultramarine Blue, Light Red,  Raw Sienna,  Lemon Yellow, Burnt Sienna, Vandyke Brown (Daniel Smith).  Vandyke Brown is not essential, it may be substituted with Burnt Sienna with added Ultramarine Blue.  (Most pigments are Daler Rowney Artist Quality)
Brushes:  10, 4 (all brushes are round), rigger
Paper:  Saunders Waterford NOT, 300gsm

Kitchen towel, masking fluid