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COLOURS USED
#1 -French Ultramarine
#2 -Alizarin Crimson
#3 -Light Red
#4 -Raw Sienna
#5 -Naples Yellow
#6 -Winsor Yellow
#7 -Winsor Blue
#8 -Cerulean Blue
#9 -Burnt Umber
#10-Paynes Grey

BASIC COLOUR MIXES
[ML] - Mauve Lilac = #1+ #2
[PG] - Pale Green = #6+ #7
[MG] - Misty Green = #4+#5+#8
[LG] - Leaf Green = #4+#6+#7
[HG] - Hazy Green = #4+#7
[SG] - Shadow Green = #1+#4
[DG] - Dark Green = #4+#6+#8+#10
[GB] - Grey Brown = #1+ #9
[WG] - Warm Grey = #3 + #8

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FIRST STAGE
APPLICATION


Application of the basic washes.
This should be quick using as few strokes as possible to cover any area being worked on.
Planning the painting:
Mentally paint the picture before proceeding - analyse the source picture above - and be aware of the colour mixes you are about to apply to each area, try visualising the result. Will the brush you are about to use carry enough colour - is the mix strong or weak? Try it out on your - trial pad!


Sky.
Mix very pale washes of Naples Yellow, Light Red, Winsor Blue, apply as wet in wet. Allow to dry.

Distant Hills & Trees.
For hills mix Ultramarine and Crimson ie. [ML] - while still wet add Misty Green [MG]. Allow to dry.

Closer Hills.
Weak mix of Raw Sienna, Winsor Yellow and Winsor Blue. [LG] - while still wet add mix of Ultramarine and Burnt Umber - ie. [GB]. Allow to dry.
Cottage Roof; & Dry Stone Walls.
Medium strength mix - of ref:[GB] with a little [ML] added

Cottage Stone Walls.
Medium strength mix - of ref:[GB]

Trees around cottage.
Mix rich greens: Raw Sienna, Winsor Yellow and Winsor Blue, a richer darker [LG] mix
- while still wet add rich mix of Raw Sienna and Cerulean Blue.

Pale Rocks.
Weak mix of Raw Sienna - while still wet add a little [GB]
Grass.
Mix [MG]

Grass Below Cottage Wall.
Apply Raw Sienna immediately below stone wall - while still wet add [MG]

River.
Mix a wash of pale Paynes Grey and add [ML] - while still wet introduce your tree colour [LG] in the bottom left hand area.

Cottage windows and Shadows.
Mix Cerulean Blue with [ML]
     



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