Archive for May 20th, 2008

We’re almost done now… although there is still quite a bit of work to go. However this is all now the finishing off stuff.

Open issues are the (too) conical tree in the middle, sharpening up the left bank and the foreground and then seeing if there is anything else to do to make it perfect :-).

Something I’ve enjoyed here a lot is the use of ultramarine for shadows. Shadows are not colored ultramarine in real life, but it is interesting to see how lifelike blue or purple shadows can be. This is something for future work maybe.

I have a bit of a busy week this week, so I’m not sure when I’ll get this finished but keep tuned because I hope to have some interesting news tomorrow or the day after, even if I don’t have a completed painting…

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