Formby dunes painted on a polystyrene pizza base. I felt bad throwing it out and thought I might as well try painting on it! I started with a white base coat to make the surface a uniform colour then I went in with some burnt umber to under coat the dunes and darker clouds. I... Continue Reading →

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Landscape practice

Decided to continue with the Roland Lee sky tutorial.

Sky studies

I have never painted much sky or landscape but I have a couple of commissions coming up  that require it. This  is me getting my eye in for clouds. First attempt (with no reference and minimal googling) Result: far too bold and splotchy  for what I want. Looks like rhubarb custard. Second attempt (a short... Continue Reading →

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