Painting course final piece – Self-portrait: Me and Nature

Summer is over, painting course is over, so here is my final piece for the painting course. A mixed media piece using water color (MozArt Komorebi), colored pencils (Caran d’Ache Luminance 6901) and white gouache for final clean up. I did not plan to make any abstract piece, far from it, as I did not…

Painting – plein air (6.6.2019)

For this landscape painting we went to Naissaari. It is a very pretty location to paint and just to enjoy the views. We walked around to check some possible places to paint and after the tour everyone took of to their chosen locations. The main topic was water and the movement or reflections in the…

Painting – plein air (5.6.2019)

Second landscape was also painted at the university. I used water color again but then I finalized the foreground trees with gouache. I was itching to paint in gouache but I was too scared to try as I lacked proper colors. Once I got my new green gouache colors I made the trees in front…