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Lessons in the landscape

Part 2 Develop the basic techniques learnt last month to paint a landscape in acrylics, with Cat Croxford

Acrylics

Cat working on New Year Promises in the studio. See the finished painting on page 47.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Develop your composition skills

Build more confidence with brushstrokes

How to mix and layer colours

Last month we looked at how to begin painting in acrylics, using the largest brush for an area, three values for each colour and mixing your paint colours on the canvas. This month we take those processes and techniques further and consider whether it matters where we start with our composition.

Composition

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About Leisure Painter

Welcome to the September issue of Leisure Painter, your practical guide to all things drawing and painting for beginners and amateurs. This issue is packed with tutorials, demonstrations and practical advice on the use of watercolour, acrylics, drawing media, acrylic ink, water-soluble graphite, mixed media and digital. There's plenty on how to paint from photographs, techniques, colour mixing, brush handling and more. Take advantage of special offers on practical art books, try your chance to win the latest books by Hazel Soan and Soraya French, and enter our 50th anniversary competition by painting a nocturne.