Monday, 10 June 2013

Poppy painting

Finished poppy painting
The yellows used in the field made of Indian yellow, Cadmium Yellow, Winsor yellow
The poppies were mainly Cadmium Red, Permanent Rose, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Deep.

Monday, 20 May 2013

Poppy field morning stage 1
Covering the canvas in colour with slightly thinned paint and mapping in where tree and poppies will go.

Sunday, 19 May 2013

Poppy field morning Oil on canvas 6ft x 4ft
Starting the canvas I have discovered the best brush size for the initial stage is a 1inch brush. poppies at this stage were painted mainly with cadmium red a colour which takes longer than usual to dry.