I was playing around with different photos for this painting while studying the b&w and ended up with this photo. I think the colors' value on the right side of it is good, and I need to darken the tree on the left side. Then, I'll start to refine the reflections and paint the ripples… Continue reading Get Access to Exclusive Posts
https://youtu.be/8owYnU0lpiU Some of the oil painting techniques in this video are: DrybrushBlendingHard edge technique Soft edge techniqueImpasto using a palette knife I did this video for the subscriber-only post "How to Paint Clouds". The post will include different color palettes for painting clouds, and various oil painting techniques, and I'll be painting a different scene… Continue reading Video: Different Techniques for Painting Clouds with Oils
Around 10 minutes video working on the first layer for the water reflection.
Announcing the materials and tools page for my limited palette and other tools for artists.
Blocking in the lightest light in this landscape painting.
🔴 Sold to a private collector
If everything goes according to plan, three of my paintings will be available as prints in a variety of options. Including prints on Hahnemuhle paper and canvas prints. Sizes might be between 8x10" and 12x16". I'll wait to see how the hard proof prints look before I decide. Stay close!🦋
When I started this painting I was going to name it "Take Me Away". I wanted to paint the landscape to feel like a romantic getaway. But, as I started working on the details I decided to name it " Steps". It became about our journey of achieving our dreams and goals in life, relationship,… Continue reading Why “Steps”?