Lesson Release date: 11/10/2019
Sometimes you just want to create a powerful and beautiful image in a short amount of time. There is nothing like gazing into a sunset, so why not make your own. Learn how to paint this beautiful sunset painting from start to finish. Watch the timelapse video below to get an overview of the painting process. Then add this lesson to your library and see how you can paint a sunset in just a little over an hour.
I’ll show you great wet on wet techniques for creating skies. Simply use a 50/50 mix to thin the paint and create really basic color mixes and then apply to the canvas freely. Then with a magic touch you brush together the perfect base for a sunset. Then I’ll show you all the detail steps to create glowing light and beautiful color combinations. Don’t miss out on this one!
Time Lapse Preview:
Colors used: Ultramarine Violet, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cobalt Teal, Titanium White, Kings Blue Deep (or use Cerulean)
Canvas Size: square (20 X 20 inches) any size will work though
Lesson Length: About 1.5 hours
Mediums used: Oderless Mineral Spirits (gamsol by Gamblin) Refined Linseed Oil (Gamblin)