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
When we use the same ‘amount’ of different colors the painting will tend to look dull. Using this rule will help to brighten up your colors and not make it look ‘muddy’. … Continue readingThe rule of much and little
1) Where is the light source? 2) Where is the horizon located? 3) Is there a hierarchy of shapes? 4) Negative shapes? 5) Color or Mud? 1) Know which direction the light is coming from. Take a quick reference photo or make a small thumbnail … Continue readingThe five most important questions to ask before you start painting.