The secret to color training – small plein air landscape

Painters of the 19th century were all in the habit of making small paintings.  The Spanish painter Sorolla’s small paintings had rich colors and free flowing strokes while Levitan’s had very concise yet elegant color blocks.  Even the Russian painter Fedotov’s exquisite small portraits (6 x 8 inches) contain great use of colors and brush … Continue reading The secret to color training – small plein air landscape