Have you ever wondered how to create beautiful light in your sunset paintings? Or how to mix orange and blue without making mud? What about making clouds that explode out of the sky and a beautiful glow on the horizon?
In this painting lesson I will show you how to create all of those things, and truthfully it isn’t too difficult if you know the right steps. I will take you through every brush stroke of this painting, show you how to mix every color and how to create an amazing painting. These are skills you can use over and over in your sunset paintings.
Length: about 1.5 hours
Canvas size I use: 18 X 24 (you can use any size canvas for this lesson)
Colors: Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Pthalo Blue with Zinc White, Raw Umber, Amethyst (you don’t have to have this color, I explain how to mix other colors to achieve it, but its a beautiful color), warm white (or flake white), mixing white (or zinc white)