Field in Renishaw Hall Gardens (A progress thread)

Roanna Carleton Taylor
After the initial underpainting I start to think about values and shadows
Looking at low lights and putting in the dark values
Making sure I was happy with the earth colours before painting in the fence
Basic block out of the fence shape
Thinking about shadows and texture on the fence
Working on the fence detail and adding in the foliage to frame the painting
The finished painting

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21 Jul
Walk by the Canal. Work in Progress thread

Roanna Carleton Taylor
My initial underpainting is about placement. Here I'm building on where I want the layers to be and starting to create the shape of the painting
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Canal Gardens in progress

Roanna Carleton Taylor (thread)
After the initial sketch I do an underpainting with thinned paint. I'm not bothered about colour at this stage, just placement.
Once I've done the underpainting I start to think about values and which will be the darker/lighter parts of the painting
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