Messing About with Paint

Juba Skies

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Juba Skies
Oil on Linen 35cmx50cm
I used the smooth texture of the linen to increase the translucency of the sky, selecting colours and paint brands that had a high transparency index.
The focus was on keeping the painting simple. The string of yellow-billed kites soaring on the thermals created by the building storm clouds.


3 thoughts on “Juba Skies

  1. Absolutely breathtaking Jandre’ I’ve never quite got the hang of using blue but seeing this makes me want to really give it a go. Absolutely exquisite…

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