sunset painting, finished and signed

Sunset

Another sunset painting. I’m more comfortable doing paintings like this. Finished today, July 26th.

Painting Class Day July 19, 2017

Source photo for painting
The source photo
Sky and underpainting of Sunset painting
Sky and underpainting

 

Painting class day July 26, 2017

sunset painting
Putting in the foreground, trees, and midground

Today I finished this piece, it was really pretty fast. The land in the midground, the foreground, and the trees were all done using chromatic black of quin burnt orange and french ultramarine.

Final

sunset painting, finished
Final painting

The final painting, squared and cropped.

Final, Signed

sunset painting, finished and signed
Final, signed

Materials

Paints

  • Winsor Newton Aureolin (Cobalt Yellow)
  • Daniel Smith New Gamboge
  • Daniel Smith Permanent Rose
  • Daniel Smith Cobalt Blue
  • Daniel Smith Cobalt Blue Violet
  • Chromatic Black, mixed from DS Quin Burnt Orange and WN French Ultramarine

Brushes

  • Dreamcatcher #10 Round
  • Dreamcatcher #4 Round
  • Kalinsky #2 Round

Paper

  • Arches Aquarelle 140lb cold press 9×12 block