Learn to layer light and dark to paint a mountain in this art class preview with artist Lilly Carr (@lillycarrart). She will show you how she uses colour, light, and texture to represent an environment visually. Lilly will use a variety of brush strokes to achieve a realistic mountain for a landscape.

Check out this reference photo if you want to paint along!

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Enrol in Lilly's Mini Workshop (Enrol in our US$6.00 Mini Workshops)

In the Mini Workshop, Lilly will teach:

  • Using a layering technique for a complete mountain landscape
  • Painting foliage in layers
  • How to look at a picture and pick out light and dark shapes
  • How to layer gouache from dark to light and light to dark
  • Understanding how light and shadows change the shapes and colours of the mountains

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