How to paint a river estuary – part 3

Here is part 3 of my commission to create a painting of a river estuary.

In this step I wanted to apply an underpainting to decide where the lights and darks should go. I used raw umber to lay in the tones adding water for the lighter areas. At this stage it was not important to be exact. I sent the image to my customer by way of a progress report.

I´ll post the next steps asap.

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About Pat Harrison

Painting and drawing have been my passion from early childhood. I have attended numerous exhibitions in England and Germany. Presented with several awards for my paintings I now have one of my works on permanent display at a museum in Greater London with growing sales and commissions.
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