Things to note: Don't draw the people so that they
are too big to fit through any door ways
Define your eye level. From here objects that are below
your eye level slope down and objects that are above
your eye level slope up. This is an old street we have 2
vanishing points. Enen then because of the old
buildings it is not precise. New office buildings will be
Wet the paper and paint in the buildings allowing
the paint to run. Avoid painting each building a
different colour. Add a few darks in the foreground
while the paper is still damp. Dab out any whites
with kitchen paper.
Add more details by painting the negative shapes.
Note the 2nd building on the left we have painted the
wall leaving the windows pale from the first wash.
Avoid using the same colour for every window and
painting in too many details. The viewers eye will
complete the details
Add people, they give the composition a more
realistic look, buildings with no people look deserted.
Put in shadow lines under windows and rooves with
a flat brush