Answers to questions about urban landscape, composition, harmony, and painting sunlight.
Learn how the underpainting color can help support the color direction.
Neutral colors don’t shout as loudly as bright colors, but they are very capable of building harmonious color relationships.
In the second of three articles, the unique dual nature of complementary colors are explored.
In the first of three articles, one of the most effective ways to create unity among colors is explored — analogous harmony.
How do we measure results and the speed of our progress?
In the realm of color, more is not necessarily better. Learn how limiting color choices can produce more harmonious paintings.
The notan is back! Next offering in 2017 at Pacific Northwest Art School
Discover the power of the notan, a type of compositional study uniquely suited to defining patterns and shapes.
Explore the process of converting a complex urban landscape into an “implied” landscape