Layers of gold

September 15, 2021

Layers of gold

Still working away on Fall’s Dam. Been working on the grass since the last update. There is really no way to rush this. To portray the movement, detail and retain the lush colours it involves may varied layers, using a variety of different techniques. Each blade of grass shades from blue, brown to reddish ochres, finishing with yellow toned ends. Using this palette of colour gives it a three dimensional feel. Within this there are also the different layers of grass, from cooler behind to warmer in front, the majority of the blades are repainted numerous times. Isn’t life exciting! 



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