River Landscape

We’ll create a lovely landscape painting on iPad this week! The project is a bit longer, but that’s because I won’t be skipping or speeding up any of the steps. You can draw this landscape in Procreate too!

Brushes used:

  • Script Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Soft Scattery Bush Brush
  • Simple Grass Brush
  • Pine Trees Brush
  • Little Pine Brush
  • Rainforest Brush
  • Fineliner Brush
  • Stipple 2.0 Brush
  • Snow Gum Brush
  • Twig Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 3000 x 2000 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Layer Management: Learn to strategically manage multiple layers, using them to separate elements of the scene, such as the sky, mountains, and foreground
  • Brush Techniques: Master the use of different brushes for specific textures and effects, enhancing your ability to select the right tool for various aspects of the landscape, from foliage to water surfaces
  • Color Theory Application: Apply color theory effectively to create depth and realism through gradients and color blending, understanding how atmospheric conditions influence color perception in landscapes
  • Detailing and Refinement: Develop skills in adding fine details and textures that bring a digital painting to life

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