A wonderful garden just outside Zuerich full of Azaleas and Rhodedendrons in late spring.
Colours used: Cobalt ble, lemon yellow, madder lake and I cheated a bit with windsor purple
Sketch - then wash the sky with clean water.
Drop in cobalt blue. Don't worry if it runs into the
Without drying completely
Paint in bushes with a mixture of blue and lemon
yellow allow the colours to flow together on the
paper. Tip you board around it's easier.
|paint in dark bushes||Add coloured wet-in-wet areas for the azaleas|
Add in the shadows cast by the bushes
Note the focal point of the composition is the sunlit
area of path. make sure you have the darkest areas
of shadow next to the palest area