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Gouache landscape – plein air, morning (24.7.2019)

Summer art assignment for painting course (landscape in the morning and evening, color and light study). Here is my morning version (~9-11AM), done in gouache. Colors and light did not change too rapidly so I could paint mainly outside. Final details per photo references. I aimed to paint on second morning the rest but situation

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Gouache landscape – Wanha Woimala

Well, as I was not too happy with my mixed media (water color + gouache) pieces I made another landscape painting entirely using just gouache using the reference shots I took while scouting an area to paint in. So not now plein air study but instead using photo references from start to end. In this

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Gouache landscapes – Forest

Gouache painting

Different depictions from a reference picture. I did not make an exact copy of the scene in any version. The first is made with more or less the actual colors, atmosphere, then second I made a sunny day version and then last a grey scale value study. Original ref (photo by https://www.instagram.com/villekotimaki/): (paper: Canson Mix

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