How to Paint Bluegum Trees in Oil
Trees are nearly always part of a landscape painting and each artist has their own preferences for certain trees, such as the palm tree, the pine tree, and others. One of these is the Eucalyptus. There are many types, but here we will look at the Bluegum tree because of its colour, and the fact that its bark peels off in fascinating ways and patterns. In this lesson you will learn: 1. Tree shapes 2. Tree Colours 3. Tree Bark 4. Tree Leaves 5. Leaf Patterns 6. How to create light…
Deserted Farm House Baviaans Kloof
Traveling through the Baviaans Kloof in the Eastern Cape, South Africa and we came upon this deserted farmhouse and I said, "I just have to paint this house!"
Southern Cape Aloes
While on holiday at Malagas on the banks of the Breede River in the Southern Cape, photographed many. I was intrigued by the many aloes that grow wild in that area.