Paint a Landscape: 2

Painting landscape with acrylic paint can be a little daunting, but in this painting series everything is covered simply. Check out Part 1 of these painting tutorials on painting landscape to see how to select colours (colors) and start colour mixing. using tones appropriate for a landscape painting. This is part 2 of my art tutorial on How to Paint a Landscape and assumes you have painted the basics of your landscape. This time I am focusing on the use of scale to create depth in the painting. This idea is combined with the fact that colours get lighter as they go into the background creates distance in the landscape.

I shall show you how, by simply making trees smaller and lighter as they disappear into the landscape it will give a sense of depth. I am using acrylic paint. This art tutorial is aimed at beginners, children, primary school art teachers and anyone who is starting out on this wonderful journey of painting.

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