FALL IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE TIMES OF THE YEAR. In this landscape, I wanted to capture a field just as the leaves and meadow started to change color. I made the hero of this painting the meadow with the magnificent yellows illuminated against the green grass. Because this painting is created in an impressionistic style, I can play with the unlimited possibilities of where my imagination can take me in the subtle fall setting.
I start with a fresh, primed canvas and apply a light coat of horizon blue to the top third of the canvas, spreading the paint to keep it smooth.
Now I block in the meadow colors. To achieve dimension ...