Realistic Trees For Your Landscape Paintings
Part 1 of Five Lessons – How We See Trees
Knowing what we see, helps what we paint
How We See Trees
Trees really do appear everywhere in most landscape scenes. It is likely that you’ll see trees far away, in the middle distance and perhaps even close up. Distance is one important factor that affects how we see them. It also affects how they should be represented in a painting.
This lesson is not a painting lesson. Instead it provides a visual introduction to the various ways trees look and need to appear in a painting.
It is also the first of a series of five lessons aimed at helping you create great looking summer trees for your landscapes.
The next four lessons in order are: