Morning class, this week I’ve been in Mallorca soaking up the scenery and enjoying painting outside. I found this secluded tree within a lemon grove that I thought would work well as a little Plein air sketch with acrylics.
You can download a reference image below to follow along with the lesson.
Downloading the reference photograph
The photo below can be ‘right clicked’ and ‘Save image as’, so you can use it as a reference image, print it out and follow along with the video above.
You can download a larger version of the image here.
Whenever I’m sketching outside, I’m always looking for contrast and shapes that will translate well into a drawing as well as a painting…