Painting on Location Lesson
by Donald A. Jusko

sky2, Painting on Location, aerial perspective

Rule of edges, It's always darkest next to the light and lightest next to the dark

That goes for the sky next to any object and the object next to the sky too."

This is a slight area along the edge, blend it gently to the local color on each side to increase contrast on both sides.

NEXT, The Real Color Wheel


edu., art: Paint anything in front of you with accurate colors. Use a new, different, color wheel and palette that matches the light and shadows with pigments.