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1607 Church in the Wildwood, Part 2 of 4

In the 2nd of 4 episodes of “Church in the Wildwood”, a complete study painting, Jerry continues his work on the beautiful country church which was photographed in South Dakota. Using soft-vine charcoal, sketches in where the church will go and blocks in the church structure. Now Jerry uses #4 sable script brush to add in the intermediate-sized trees which are slightly larger than the trees inserted as part of episode 1.

Now with #4 bristle brush to stretch trees (cedars, pines) to get shape you want. Jerry discusses light-source techniques.  With #4 sable script brush adds more form to the trees (saplings, trunk, branches, etc.). Jerry then starts the development of drifting snow creating a hazy effect carefully leaving pockets of negative space.

Length: 00:27:49
Canvas Size: 18X24 Horizontal
Painting Medium: Acrylic
Date Released On:  6/1/2015
Recommended Skill Level: Intermediate

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