The Greens of Summer - Perspectives from The Artist's Road
The Greens of Summer
Perspectives from The Artist's Road
It is a common problem for plein air painters. Once the “wall of greens” develops in late spring in the Midwest, it can be a real challenge to see and paint masses of trees, shrubs and even fields. It is another one of those color perception issues which plague us as we try to work outdoors year-round. See: It's Not Easy Seeing Green: Twelve Artists Share Their Favorites.
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Filled with inspirational examples by the masters of nightime painting, this little book is sure to fire up your creative energies. Never tried painting at night? We show you how it's done with a step-by-step-oil demo and a tale of night painting in the wilds of Rocky Mountain National Park. The Primer on Night Painting - Nocturnes is a 7 x 7" PDF download with 40 pages of text and images. It includes a gallery of paintings by masters of the nocturne, information to inspire and encourage you in your plein air nocturne painting, an illustrated step-by-step demo and tips for working in pastel and oil. Also available in a softcover edition. Check out the tools and other products that we use in our own art and travels in The Artist's Road Store. We only offer things for sale that we enthusiastically believe in.