Types of Clouds and How to Paint Them Understanding the shapes and characteristics of commonly seen clouds makes it easier to learn how to paint them. © Marion Boddy-Evans. Licensed to About.com, Inc. Painting a stormy sky with its dark, dramatic clouds or the pinks … Continue readingTypes of Clouds
Preparation Fill your jars with warm water. These will be used for thinning paint and cleaning brushes. The jar for your brushes should be large enough to hold your brushes without them falling out or tipping the jar Squeeze your under painting colors on to your palette. … Continue readingStep by step on: How to paint clouds
How to Draw Clouds – Choose Your Subject H South, licensed to About.com, Inc. The first step in drawing clouds is to choose the right subject. A deep blue sky give you good contrast to work with. When observing the sky, a viewfinder can help you … Continue readingHow to draw Clouds
Questions you can ask before you start painting is: Is it dark or light? (Chiaroscuro) Is it hot or cold? Am I using the 7 principles of good art in my painting? Balance Proportion Emphasis Variety Movement Rhythm Harmony The word Chiaroscuro itself is Italian, … Continue readingQuestions you should ask before you start painting….