painting landscapes

Seven Tips for How to Paint Landscapes

March 5, 2014

How to paint landscapes takes time and study How to paint landscapes takes practice and time. Time to understand some specific guidelines about the subject. When I first began painting landscapes I tried to capture every little detail I saw.  I tried to paint the leaves on the trees, and every twig and branch I could see. I ended up […]

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Winter Landscape Painting – Snow is Not White

November 9, 2013

Landscape Painting in Winter – Snow is anything but white! When we hear landscape artists refer to the colors of ‘winter white’ this might seem a little strange to the non-painter, but when painting landscapes in winter, we have a chance to use the whole spectrum of color just the same as we do in summer, spring and autumn. We soon […]

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Paintings of Landscape – Design Tips Using Line

April 22, 2013

Successful Paintings Of Landscape  Depend on the Use of Line  ‘Line’ is an Element of Design that helps the artist move the viewer’s eye around the painting. Successful Paintings Of Landscape  Depend on the Use of Line, but how does this artistic concept specifically apply when painting a landscape? The design concept of ‘line’ can be used […]

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Landscape Painting-Creating Depth and Distance!

June 23, 2012

Landscape Painting Concepts that draw you into the distance… When learning landscape painting you need to be thinking about ways to convince your viewers by creating the illusion of depth and distance? If you are not thinking about this, your paintings might be simply two dimensional or seem flat. When we refer to dimensional control in landscape painting,  we are referring to creating distance. Landscape […]

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Tips For Painting Landscapes

January 16, 2012

There are several options to consider when painting landscapes. From the design style, how the artist portrays the landscapes, the size of the painting, and several other considerations must be made prior to starting to paint the landscapes on a canvas.  This will ensure the quality and the look that the artist is trying to […]

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