• Painting a Lobster Wharf

    11 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    Here's the last painting from our trip to Maine: a painting of a wharf at New Harbor.
    Lobster Wharf, 5 x 8 inches, gouache The air is foggy, which is good, because it means that the light won't change too much, and I can paint for three or more hours.
    Lobster boats come up periodically to offload their catch, as you'll see in this video .
    Four steps in painting Lobster Wharf: 1) Watercolor pencil, 2) Overall wash and darks, 3) Far distances, and 4) Opaque detailing. Here's an overview of the steps in the painting.
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