Painting the Rocky Cliffs

Horizon Line Painting

The last major element to paint is stone. Now, stone should be easy to paint. It does not move or change shape in the time it takes to paint an image. On the other hand, because stones do not change, they are often hard to paint well because artists tend to assume they already know what rock looks like and they don't study it. The stones in this painting are not real but show one method of painting them. We'll handle the rocks in this scene very simply and directly paint them on a new layer. No...