Lessons on Landscape Oil Painting, Using Basic Techniques
Landscape Oil Painting Lessons
During lessons these paintings can be made either from direct observation outside or from photographs. If painting outdoors, then alla prima (see Methods) is most appropriate, due to time constraints and changing light. This can also be combined with impasto technique if desired.
Possibilities of Landscapes
Landscapes / outdoors is a very popular subject with a long tradition. Common examples are sunsets, forests and mountainous views, but could be anything, such as moors, deserts, cityscapes, derelict buildings or anonymous wasteland.