It's much easier loving green if you know which colours to add in! Learn simple colour recipes to make your next landscape or floral painting more realistic.
I often am asked how to "use green". I think the main concern and observation here is that so many issues with using green lie in the unrealistic tone. The key is to ALWAYS add another colour to make it cooler, more muted, more sunny and ultimately more believable...
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A wonderful day spent at the Ottawa Arboretum (almost in my backyard!). After sighting a magnificent Blue heron, all of the trees took on a serpentine look too. Will post the little series from my moleskin journal :)