“A Quiet Brooding” 8×10 Modern Landscape Art Print:
Tree landscape art featuring a tree and sunset: I’ve experimented with modern landscape art in watercolor a few times, and I love the medium but I have a hard time (being a realistic artist) with the unpredictability of watercolors. However, I broke through that barrier with “A Quiet Brooding” using a two medium approach, including both watercolors and pen & ink!
The nature of watercolors is freedom and vibrancy, and I’ve tempered that freedom with the strict detail of pen work to get a free flowing but more realistic sunset watercolor painting.
How This Landscape Watercolor Painting Was Made:
The original sunset painting is mixed media, using pen and ink to establish the base lines of the tree, then watercolors, allowing that natural freedom and vibrancy to take the original drawing to a new level.
The downloadable version of this artwork is a 5″x7″ printable, and fits into a standard sized 5″x7″ mat and frame.
The image is high quality and suitable as a mobile device background, for social media, and other electronic uses, but final printed quality of downloadable art depends on your printer. This artwork is also available as:
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Products Used In Making This Downloadable Tree Watercolor Print:
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Being a mixed media artwork, this tree painting had a couple of steps before any watercolors hit the paper! After laying out the darker lines of the tree, masking fluid was used to mask out the tree and ground so I could pour the background. When painting the tree, masking was used on the highlights of the tree to keep them bright white.