State Park Painting

I enjoy hiking, and snapped a photo of a state park (Hocking Hills) last summer. This painting is based on the reference; I am exploring using a more colorist approach in it. I still don’t know how to adjust the color saturation right with my photos (I use; the original has more colors (blues, reds, violets) in it. But if I put the hue towards that, I lose the warm reds….

acrylic painting of Hocking Hills State Park, ohio
Hocking Hills State Park, acrylic painting 9 ” X 14″ canvas board

The painting is in acrylics, using a limited palette: titanium white, Hansen yellow, yellow ochre, ultramarine blue, burnt umber, Hooker Green, burnt sienna and Violet.

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