Too often we only get to see the beginning of a painting. In part one, we see through the initial lay-in stage and the next steps. Look for part two for the middle part of the process, and part three for the finishing.
In this 20-minute video, you will see start to finish how to work on a commission. From sketching ideas to the completed product, follow along as I paint a 60"x40" painting of Arizona Poppies. Free Commission Contract Fillable Form available for download.
Many of us want to paint all in one session or, "at the first" session. We love the freshness of it. Alla prima painting is just that. But it can be a mess if you do not know how to do it. Learn how to layer thin and thick passage of paint to produce more textured effects in the landscape.
Join me in my garden as I paint whatever is blooming. This first installment I have chosen my white peonies. I am amazed by how much color there is in these beautiful blooms. Hear how I see the colors, mix the colors, and make choices through out the full-length demonstration.