Achieving Depth & Distance: Painting Landscapes In Oils by Kitty Gorrell

By Kitty Gorrell

Get actual! panorama genuine.

Learn easy methods to in attaining realism on your panorama work by utilizing definitely the right shades, values and textures to precise distance. With over 10 step by step demonstrations masking all 4 seasons integrated in Achieving intensity & Distance, Kitty Gorrell makes studying effortless and enjoyable by using colourful diagrams, reference photographs and attention-grabbing side-by-side comparisons.

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10 bristle flat, base in the entire background area of trees along the far shore of the lake and up the right bank. Allow this green value to vary and remain rather transparent in many areas. indd 55 2/21/08 4:27:27 PM Step 6: Dark Green Trees With a no. 8 badger filbert, pick up olive green mix and establish the dark green tree shapes along the far shore. Use the neutral stroke to tap on this color. Step 7: Begin Adding Fall Colors For the first highlight color for the orange and yellow trees, start with Naples Yellow and use the no.

Indd 41 2/21/08 4:38:36 PM Line Drawing This drawing may be hand-traced or photocopied for personal use only. Enlarge at 143% to bring it up to full size. indd 42 2/21/08 4:38:57 PM Materials Surface Stretched canvas, 11 x 14 inches (28 x 36 cm) Oil paints Permalba Professional Oil Colors. 6mm) Titanium White + touch of Quinacridone Violet Warm white mix: 1/4 inch (6mm) Titanium White + scant touch of Cadmium Yellow Medium Brushes no. 10 stiff bristle flat, nos. 6 and 10 badger filberts, no. 12 badger flat, large soft mop brush, nos.

Use this same light spring green to highlight the two trees on the right. indd 47 2/21/08 4:40:00 PM Step 9: Place Grove of Trees and Grass The large grove of trees on the top of the hill on the left is based in with dark green mix thinned with Liquiglaze for a transparent green. This same thinned green is used to base in the grassy foreground on the right. Use a large stiff bristle brush to base in both these areas to get good textures. Step 10: Finish Grove of Trees Switch to a no. 10 filbert, pick up varying amounts of the dark green mix and tap on darker foliage in the large trees, allowing large areas of the original transparent green from step 9 to show through.

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