• Well done Brian. I think you’ve painted the trees brilliantly

  • greygable posted an update 2 years ago

    After 40 years with oils I’ve started on watercolours and finding it great fun but technically challenging. The biggest hurdle is not laboring the brushwork. Oils are forgiving, get it wrong and you paint over and do it again.

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  • A challenging scene to paint Mark, well done for trying. Unfortunately the tonal values are out . Tonal values in a high contrast scene like this will be compressed in a photo. May I suggest when mixing colour using a test sheet of paper and then comparing the mixed colour to the tone in the photo. Perspective’s a little off too. Reduce contrast…[Read more]

  • A challenging scene to paint Mark, well done for trying. Unfortunately the tonal values are out . Tonal values in a high contrast scene like this will be compressed in a photo. May I suggest when mixing colour using a test sheet of paper and then comparing the mixed colour to the tone in the photo. Perspective’s a little off too. Reduce contrast…[Read more]