How to Paint a Landscape Using a Kitchen Spatula

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How to Paint a Landscape Using a Kitchen Spatula
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Start with red, yellow and blue paint. Mix for green, purple and orange.

Start with red, yellow and blue paint. Mix for green, purple and orange.

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Paint the base using small short dabs. Start with yellow over the top 2/3rds of your base. Lightest colors MUST be placed first.

Paint the base using small short dabs. Start with yellow over the top 2/3rds of your base. Lightest colors MUST be placed first.

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Add orange and reds.

Add orange and reds.

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Every stroke of color must be broken by another color.

Every stroke of color must be broken by another color.

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Know start on the ground work. This must be done in HORIZONTAL strokes.

Know start on the ground work. This must be done in HORIZONTAL strokes.

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Add white to break up the green!

Add white to break up the green!

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You want to add every color possible to the ground for interest.

You want to add every color possible to the ground for interest.

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Now for the trees! Use a little dark blue and purple on the side of your knife and drag the knife down from the top of the canvas.

Now for the trees! Use a little dark blue and purple on the side of your knife and drag the knife down from the top of the canvas.

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Start with the furthest back and thinnest tree.

Start with the furthest back and thinnest tree.

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Doesn't have to be solid.

Doesn't have to be solid.

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Let the branches cross each other!

Let the branches cross each other!

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Left side complete. Do the same for the right side. I added 5 trees.

Left side complete. Do the same for the right side. I added 5 trees.

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Once the trees are complete. Place more dabs of yellow, red, orange , pink and white on top.

Once the trees are complete. Place more dabs of yellow, red, orange , pink and white on top.

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Finished painting.  Enjoy!  www.faithhopeandart.blogspot.com  This is based on the style and work of Leonid Afremov

Finished painting. Enjoy! www.faithhopeandart.blogspot.… This is based on the style and work of Leonid Afremov

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