Sunset Silhouettes Contrast, Balance, and Organic Shapes

Today’s Learning Targets

1) Understand how a backlit object appears as a silhouette.

2) Use gestural, organic paint strokes to render lifelike skies and landscapes.

What is a silhouette?

These are all photographs...

What color is the sky?

What color is the land?

The land is just an outline - a shadow. The sky is bright with warm colors.

But why?

Painting your own Silhouette Landscape

Part 1 - The Sky

Part 2 - The Land

Created By
Noel Newquist

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