David Bellamy shows how to paint essential elements of landscapes-skies, light, and atmosphere. He demonstrates various techniques such as lifting out and wet in wet. It covers subject like clouds, sky composition, painting a waterfall to shafts on sunlight all clearly demonstrated and explained.
David takes you on a 12-stage step by step demonstration showing how to create a sky full of drama. Starting with skies, the basic techniques are covered, including composition, clouds, special effects such as silver linings, sunsets, and shafts of light, followed by a dramatic sky demonstration. Light effects such as casting shadows, directional, reflective and intense light are explained and so much more. The atmosphere section covers the elements of haze and mist, fog, mountains in cloud, smoke and steam, rain, storms, and tranquil moods, and is followed by an atmospheric painting of a waterfall that details each stage of the process. Sure to inspire there are plenty of David's own watercolour paintings of skies, light, and atmosphere appear throughout the book.
This Paperback book is 80 pages with 100 beautiful illustrations.